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History / Awards 2010-2014

2010:

Forbes Magazine:
The American Forbes magazine lists Michael as the number one highest-paid Entertainer Of The Year with estimated earnings of $275 million.

Barbados Music Awards:
January 10 -- Joseph Jackson received at the 5th Annual Barbados Music Awards at the Sir Garfield Sobers Gymnasium an International Icon Award and the International Lifetime Achievement Award (in memoriam) on behalf of his son, the late Michael Jackson.
The show was taken to another level in the tribute to Michael Jackson.

Semper Opera Ball:
January 15 -- LaToya Jackson accepts the 'St. George's Great Medal of Gratitude' honouring her late brother Michael during the opening of the 5th Semper Opera Ball at the Semper Opera House in Dresden, Germany.

Director of the ball, Hans-Joachim Frey said “Michael Jackson supported 39 foundations and charity projects, started his own foundation and donated a total of more than 300 million dollars.”

Grammy Awards (31-01-2010)Grammy Awards:
January 31 -- Jackson was the focal point of the show at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards, with an unprecedented posthumous tribute. The Grammy's will broadcast a 3-D clip the singer made for his hit 'Earth Song', a video that was to be integral to his comeback concerts in London in July 2009 — shows that never happened because of his June 25 death in Los Angeles.

Prince Michael Jackson spoke publicly for the first time, as he and his sister Paris accepted their late father's Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grammy's.
"This was the one award from us that Michael never received," said Recording Academy President and CEO Neil Portnow.

NAACP Image Awards:
February 26 - The 41th annual NAACP Image Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California celebrated the accomplishments of people of color working in the fields of literature, music, television and film.

Michael has won in one categorie:

Outstanding Variety – (Series or Special): Michael Jackson Memorial Service: Celebrating the Life of Michael Jackson” (ABC, BET, CNN, MTV, NBC, . . .), NBC,…).

Echo Awards:
March 3 -- The 20th Annual Echo Awards (German Music Awards) were presented in Berlin and as a special tribute, Jackson was awarded with an Echo award for 'Best International Artist of the Year' in 1993 and inducted into Echo Hall of Fame in 2010. At the ceremony a children's choir sang 'Heal The World'.

Children Uniting Nations Oscar Celebration:
March 7 -- Randy Jackson received the “Angel Award” on behalf of his late brother Michael Jackson at the 11th Annual 'Children Uniting Nations Oscar Celebration' held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

Children Uniting Nations Oscar Celebration (07-03-2010)

Malta - Private Gala Dinner:
April 10 -- LaToya Jackson received an award from Stefano Cecchi, of Cecchi Records, on behalf of her brother Michael for his lifetime achievement in the music industry during a private Gala dinner in Malta.

Bravo Magazine Awards:
June -- Michael has won the Gold Otto Award from the popular German Magazine "BRAVO" for voted the most popular male singer in 2009.

BRAVO-editor Alex Gernandt handed the BRAVO Gold Otto Award for her son to Katherine Jackson. Katherine reveals: "It is good to know that the fans have not forgotten Michael."

Muz-TV Awards (11-06-2010)Muz-TV Awards:
June 11 -- LaToya Jackson received a tribute award for her brother Michael at the 8th annual Muz-TV Awards held at Moscow's Olympic Stadium, Russia “for contribution into the international pop-culture” on behalf of her brother. The Muz-TV Awards was an award presented annually to Russian pop musicians since 2003.

LaToya performed Michael Jackson‘s 'Earth Song' alongside some Russian musicians and a projected image of the late icon at the Muz-TV Awards in Russia.

Apollo Legend Award:
June 14 -- Chris Tucker accepted on Michael's behalf, the Apollo Legend Award from the Apollo Theatre, New York. Michael, along with Aretha Franklin, was inducted into the Apollo Theatre's Hallo Of Fame.

National Museum Of Dance Hall Of Fame:
Augustus 15 -- Michael Jackson was inducted into the National Museum Of Dance Hall Of Fame in Saratoga Springs, New York. He became the first person from the world of pop music to be honored, which was usually dominated by Ballet and Modern Dance.

Marlon Jackson accepted the award in Michael's honor saying that he wished Michael could be there in person to accept it himself.

Jackson joins the ranks of such legendary figures in the hall as Isadora Duncan, Martha Graham, Jerome Robbins, Alvin Ailey, Paul Taylor, Robert Joffrey, Fred Astaire, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and Bob Fosse.

National Museum Of Dance Hall Of Fame (15-08-2010)

Focus Storia:
October 7 -- Michael Jackson was the most beloved musician of the 20th century according to a poll run by the scientific Italian Magazine "Focus Storia". Second and Third place on the podium appertain to The Queen and The Beatles.

2011:

Forbes Magazine:
The American Forbes magazine lists Michael as the number one highest-paid Entertainer Of The Year with estimated earnings of $175 million.

Grammy Hall of Fame:
The Jackson 5 song, 'Ill Be There' was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.

Guinness Book Of World Records:
Michael Jackson has a new entry in the "Guinness Book of World Records." Jackson will be cited in the 2011 edition for most expensive 'Thriller' jacket sold at auction and longest span of US top 40 singles.

NME Magazine Poll:

June 21 -- Michael Jackson has beaten Queen's Freddie Mercury in NME's poll of the 'Greatest Singers Of All Time'. Jackson got an average score of 9.02 out of 10, while Mercury's was 8.39. The poll, which took place on NME.COM saw 10 million votes being cast, 4000 Facebook comments and, initially, saw Mercury at the top spot until Jackson went to Number One.

MTV VMA's' 10 Best Performances Ever Poll:

August 25 -- Michael wins the MTV VMA's' 10 best performances ever poll for his 1995 medley ('The Way You Make Me Feel'/'Scream'/'Beat It/'Smooth Criminal') performance. Michael wins before Bon Jovi with 57,05 %, so you see Michael is the best performer in the world.

2012:

Forbes Magazine:
The American Forbes magazine lists Michael as the number one highest-paid Entertainer Of The Year with estimated earnings of $145 million.

Guinness Book Of World Records:
Michael Jackson has a new entry in the "Guinness Book of World Records." Jackson will be cited in the 2012 edition for most expensive glove sold at auction.

2014:

Thriller Award: 100 Million Copies Of The Album 'Thriller':
April 8 -- On the occasion of the presentation of the album 'Xscape' in New York, Sony Music presented the Estate a plaque for selling 100 million albums worldwide 'Thriller'. A nice little award shows 7 singles exploited this album remained No. 1 in the USA for 37 weeks number 1 through 53 countries worldwide.

Thriller Award: 100 Million Copies Of The Album 'Thriller' (08-04-2014)

R&B Hall of Fame:
August 24 -- Michael Jackson inducted into the R&B Hall of Fame, Mr. Joseph Jackson attended the 2nd annual R&B Hall of Fame at Canton Civil Center, Ohio and thanked Artist Nicolosi for the dedicated beautiful artwork done in honour of his son Michael. “It was very moving to see and feel all the outpouring of love the city had for my son.

2015:

BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Award:
August 28 -- Michael Jackson won the BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Award for the song 'Love Never Felt So Good'.

2017:

Grammy Hall of Fame:
The Jackson 5 song, 'ABC' was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.

2018:

Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation Legacy Award for Humanitarian Service:
August 29 -- At the Diamond Birthday Celebration in Las Vegas Paris and Prince Jackson received the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation Legacy Award for Humanitarian Service, which was awarded posthumously to their father Michael. Prince, Michael's eldest son, paid homage to his deceased father.


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