MJ conformed into the societal norm of "cool."
--In his case, it sold records.
-Imagine growing up surrounded by caucasions who admired you for your talent, all the while judging you based on why you do not look like them.
He was revered for his atypical talents as a child in a society that judged him for his non-caucasion looks.
-He did what allowed him to break through multiple genre's to establish himself as the King of Pop in a white man's world.
....now about the little boys -no comment.
gtfoh MJ didnt conform he set the fu*king treads
he was one of the best musical innovators of alltime
god some of yall really just talk out of your a.sses