Some artist just good because they came from a specific time. Would MJ start his career today he wouldn't probably get 50 million clicks on youtube.
Queen I mean Freddy has timeless songs and song that doesn't end up in a meme like smooth criminal
You mean as a money machine. He made great music videos and had a lot of hits. But what do people sing today? Michael Jacksons bad?
Or we will Rock you, radio gaga, the show must go on, we are the champions, we will rock you?
what i mean is that at the peak of his career, he was one of the most known person worldwide, almost everyone knew his name and his songs, he was more known than the current presidents in that time for example