The King of Pop and the Purple One dominated pop music in the '80s. Michael Jackson and Prince were often pitted against each other. Their similarities and differences might have caused a rumored pop rivalry—but no one denies the genius of either. MJ broke color barriers with "Thriller," the best-selling album of all time. Prince pushed the envelope with his sexuality and won an Oscar for arguably the most iconic soundtrack, "Purple Rain." Who's influence is greater? 🎤🎶
More iconic pop legend: Michael Jackson or Prince?
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