Michael Jackson Is Only Solo Artist With Top 20 Hits Across Six Decades
December 21, 2021
Michael Jackson in London to accept gold discs for his Thriller album in 1985

When the song “Thriller” hit #19 on Billboard’s Hot 100 in early November, Michael Jackson recently became the only solo artist to have a Top 20 hit on music charts across six consecutive decades, from the 1970s to the 2020s. This is its highest chart position since 1984 when it peaked at #4.