‘Man in the Mirror’ most downloaded Michael Jackson song since his death 5 years ago

25 Jun 2014

Michael Jackson’s ‘Man in the Mirror’, the fourth single from the album ‘Bad’, has been downloaded 413,000 times since the pop star’s death from cardiac arrest in Los Angeles five years ago today.

The UK Official Charts Company has released a list of the top 10 downloaded songs by Jackson since he died. Man in the Mirror had peaked at No 21 in the Official Singles Chart, but it rocketed to No 2 following his death.

Forbes magazine has also reported that Jackson has ‘earned’ more then US$700m since that fateful day five years ago.

The full list of the most-downloaded Michael Jackson songs since his death are:

  1. Man In The Mirror
  2. Thriller
  3. Billie Jean
  4. Smooth Criminal
  5. Beat It
  6. Hold My Hand (featuring Akon)
  7. Love Never Felt So Good (featuring Justin Timberlake)
  8. Dirty Diana
  9. The Way You Make Me Feel
  10. Black or White

Michael Jackson image via Shutterstock

Tina Costanza was a journalist and sub-editor at Silicon Republic