The king of pop music ... painted by the king of pop painting !!! (private joke). With more than 240 awards, Michael Jackson is the most awarded man in history, most of them in the music field. It is, according to the Guinness Book of Records and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, "the most popular showman of all time". Michael Jackson has sold more than 750 million solo albums and singles. These sales, added to those of the Jackson Five, reached nearly one billion copies sold throughout the career of the singer. Dizzying numbers.