Michael Jackson Discography

Michael Jackson went from child star to the King of Pop to a figure of constant controversy.
Friday, June 26, 2009


Michael Jackson, as a solo artist and with members of his family, dominated the music charts for decades starting in 1969. Jackson's 1982 "Thriller" album still holds the record for overall sales, moving an estimated 109 million units globally, including 28 million in the United States. Here is a list of his musical output, with sales figures where available.

Michael Jackson Albums & Sales

"Got to Be There," 1972

"Ben," 1972

"Music & Me," 1973

"Forever, Michael," 1975

"Off the Wall," 1979: 20 million (global), 7 million (U.S.)

"Thriller," 1982: 109 million (global), 28 million (U.S.)

"Bad," 1987: 30 million (global), 8 million (U.S.)

"Dangerous," 1991: 32 million (global), 7 million (U.S.)

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