New book on life of Michael Jackson

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A new book, "The Genius of Michael Jackson," is out. (WLS)

Michael Jackson was known as the "King of Pop," but he started out humbly in Gary, Ind. His career spanned five decades.

Now, a new book is shedding light on the man behind the music. "MJ: The Genius of Michael Jackson" is now in bookstores everywhere.

Author Steve Knopper sat down with ABC 7 Eyewitness News to talk about his book, and how Michael Jackson helped get his start in Chicago.
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Author's website: http://knopps.com/
Author's facebook: https://www.facebook.com/steve.knopper
Author's twitter: http://twitter.com/knopps
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