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索尼公司对迈克尔·杰克逊去世的评价

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Sony Comments on the Passing of Michael Jackson

NEW YORK, NY – June 25, 2009 – Michael Jackson, one of the most widely beloved entertainers and profoundly influential artists of all-time, leaves an indelible imprint on popular music and culture.

纽约时间---2009年6月25日,迈克尔.杰克逊,这位空前最广为人们挚爱的艺人及深具影响力的艺术家之一,给流行音乐和文化留下了永久的印记.

Commenting on his passing, Sir Howard Stringer, Chairman, CEO and President, Sony Corporation, said: "Michael Jackson was a brilliant troubadour for his generation, a genius whose music reflected the passion and creativity of an era. His artistry and magnetism changed the music landscape forever. We have been profoundly affected by his originality, creativity and amazing body of work. The entire Sony family extends our deepest condolences to his family and to the millions of fans around the world who loved him."

索尼公司的董事长,首席执行官兼总裁霍华德.斯金格先生就其逝世发表评论说:"迈克尔.杰克逊是他那个时代的一位辉煌民谣歌手,一位用其音乐折射一个时代的激情和创造力的天才.他的艺术气质及个人魅力音乐风景作了永远的改变.我们深深受他工作的独创性,创造力及他惊人的体魄所影响. 我们全体索尼家族对其家人及全世界爱戴他的成百上万的歌迷们送上我们最深的哀悼与吊唁.

Rolf Schmidt-Holtz, CEO, Sony Music Entertainment, said: "Michael Jackson's unsurpassed artistry and beloved music brought joy to every corner of the world. We join today with his millions of fans in expressing our profound sadness and we offer our deepest condolences to his family and loved ones. It was a true privilege for all of us in the Sony Music family to work with one of the most talented superstars in the history of music. We will miss him greatly."

索尼音乐娱乐公司首席执行官罗尔夫.施密特-霍尔蔺(Rolf Schmidt-Holtz)说道:"迈克尔.杰克逊无与伦比的艺术气质和其深为人们喜爱的音乐将快乐带到了世界的每一个角落.今天我们加入他的成百万的歌迷表达我们深切的悲伤, 并且我们对其家人及其亲人表达我们最深的哀悼与吊唁. 能与这位音乐史上最具才华的超级巨星一起共事合作是我们整个索尼音乐家族成员的切实荣幸."

Martin Bandier, Chairman & CEO of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, said: "Michael was the kind of amazing talent that comes along once in a lifetime. He was an incredible recording artist, an insightful businessman, an unmatched performer, and a true icon. To all of us at Sony/ATV Music Publishing, he was also a trusted and passionate partner, who was very proud of our accomplishments. He will be dearly missed. We wish his children and entire family our deepest condolences."

索尼/ATV音乐出版社的董事长兼首席执行官马丁.班迪埃说道:"迈克尔有点是那种与生俱来的神奇天才. 他是位惊人的唱片艺术家,一位富有洞察力的商人,一位无与伦比的表演家,一位真正偶象.对我们索尼/ATV音乐出版社的所有成员来说,他还是一位可信的充满热情的伙伴,他因我们的成绩而自豪.他将会受到真挚的怀念.我们用最深切的吊唁祝福他的小孩和他的整个家庭.

Five of Jackson's solo albums – "Off the Wall," "Thriller," "Bad," "Dangerous" and "HIStory," all with Epic Records, a Sony Music label – are among the top-sellers of all time. During his extraordinary career, he sold an estimated 750 million records worldwide, released 13 No.1 singles and became one of a handful of artists to be inducted twice into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Guinness Book of World Records recognized Jackson as the Most Successful Entertainer of All Time and "Thriller" as the Biggest Selling Album of All Time. Jackson won 13 Grammy Awards and received the American Music Award's Artist of the Century Award.

杰克逊独唱专辑中的五道歌---"Off the Wall," "Thriller," "Bad," "Dangerous"和"History.",都标有索尼音乐标贴"Epic Records"(史诗唱片)创下了空前的畅销之最. 在他非同寻常般的事业生涯中,他在销售了全球销量大约7亿5千万张的唱片.发行了13首排名第一的单曲并且成为两次正式就认摇滚名人纪念馆中的一把手艺术家之一.<<吉尼斯世界纪录大全>>将杰克逊当作历史上最成功的演艺人员并将"Thriller"这首歌曲认作为历史上最大销量专辑.杰克逊赢得过13个格莱美奖项并且获得了"世纪奖"项---美国音乐奖艺术家称号.

Michael Jackson started in the music business at the age of 11 with his brothers as a member of the Jackson 5. In the early 1980s, he defined the art form of music video with such ground-breaking videos as "Billie Jean," "Beat It" and the epic "Thriller." Jackson's sound, style and dance moves inspired subsequent generations of pop, soul, R&B and hip-hop artists.

迈克尔.杰克逊在11岁时作为杰克逊第5个成员之一与他的兄弟们开始了音乐事业. 在19世纪80年代早期, 他用"Billie Jean", "Beat it", 和音乐史诗"Thriller"三首歌的这些独具创新的影像定义了音乐录像的艺术格式.杰克逊的声音,风格和舞蹈动作激励了随后几代的流行音乐, soul(美国黑人灵歌音乐), R&B(rhythm and blues美国黑人的蓝调音乐)和hip-hop(美国黑人青少年的霹雳舞音乐)艺术家们.

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