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We pay tribute to “The King of Pop” and musical icon, Michael Jackson, for his contribution to music.

The attempts to mute R. Kelly and silence Michael Jackson haven’t done much to curb the popularity of their music. The New York Daily News reports that The Essential Michael Jackson and Thriller popped back up on the Billboard 200 nearly a decade after his death and a week after the airing of the Leaving Neverland documentary. Jackson’s had 16.5 million music downloads and 22.1 million video views in […]

Michael Jackson‘s accusers in the documentary Leaving Neverland shared their stories of abuse today (Thursday) on CBS This Morning. Wade Robson and James Safechuck spoke to Gayle King about being drawn into Jackson’s intimate world at ages 10 and seven, respectively. Now a father of a young boy, Robson says he came forward because he imagined his own son potentially being so […]

Another Michael Jackson documentary is in the works — but this one is not likely to generate much controversy. The BBC has hired investigative reporter Jacques Peretti, who has directed three previous docs on Jackson. Michael Jackson: The Rise and Fall will span his Gary, Indiana childhood to the top of show biz and his self-imposed exile in Neverland. Producers […]

Michael Jackson‘s family has responded to the accusations made in the documentary Leaving Neverland. In a just-issued statement, the family members “are furious that the media, who…chose to believe the word of two admitted liars…without a shred of proof or a single piece of physical evidence.” That’s a reference to Wade Robson and James Safechuck, who allege sexual abuse when […]

We’ve learned the names of the two adults accusing Michael Jackson of sexual abuse back in the 1990s. In a press release announcing HBO’s deal to broadcast the documentary Leaving Neverland, James Safechuck, then 10, and Wade Robson, then seven, say they were the boys befriended and harmed by Jackson. The film leans heavily on interviews with Safechuck and Robson, […]

Michael Jackson is back in the news — and not for what his fans or family would want. According to The Wrap, Leaving Neverland, a documentary detailing alleged sexual abuse by Jackson on two boys, ages seven and 10, will be screened at the Sundance Festival, which begins January 24th in Park City, Utah. The film discusses the relationships […]

Beloved singer, entertainer, and songwriter Michael Jackson and his unfortunate passing in June of 2009 shocked the globe, with fans across various nations still mourning…

Michael Jackson would have been 60 today (Wednesday). In honor of his birthday, we compiled some interesting tidbits about him along with some classic soundbites. He was the seventh of Joe and Katherine Jackson‘s nine children — the sixth and second youngest of their sons. He was twice inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame — in […]

‘I hope Joe Jackson finds redemption in hell,’ Conrad Murray said on film obtained by THE BLAST a celebrity website. Murray says the pop icon shared experiences of  suffering from his father. Murray says the deceased Joe Jackson  “one of the worst fathers to his children in history”. See the entire video for yourself below: […]