The news, the blogs, the stories, the rumors surrounding Jackson can’t topple something like ‘Bad’ or ‘Thriller’ or The Moonwalk or “Got To Be Starting Something.” Nonetheless, here are some of the biggest, most sensational stories around Michael, fives years after his death.
It’s hard to be humble when you’re Kanye West. But when the rap superstar met Michael Jackson, his notoriously braggadocios demeanor gave way to reveal a visibly starstruck fan awed by the presence of his idol.
For the third straight week, John Legend topped Billboard’s Hot 100 with “All of Me,” but the bigger story resides further down the top 10.
“They’re trying to make money. And I understand it,” Quincy Jones said in a new interview. “Everybody’s after money, the estate, the lawyers. It’s about money.”
“Love Never Felt So Good,” The first single from Michael Jackson’s recently released posthumous album, Xscape, has been remixed for the dance floor by DJ/producer Fedde Le Grand, with the new version being officially released today (May 19) via dance music retailer Beatport.
He wasn’t in attendance, but that didn’t stop Justin Timberlake from having a pretty solid night at the Billboard Music Awards.
Dressed in similar duds to what he wore during his Dangerous days he performed “Slave to the Rhythm,” a song he originally recorded with L.A. Reid and Babyface during the Dangerous sessions in 1991.
“We’re going to revisit it and do something really special with Justin Bieber and Michael,” Reid said in a recent interview.
Get on your dancing shoes for Justin Timberlake and Michael Jackson’s collaboration, “Love Never Felt So Good.”
After releasing a flurry of new songs from his upcoming Xscape record, Michael Jackson’s camp should be fairly happy and carefree following into the official release of the album late last week. Instead, another shadow is cast over the King of Pop’s legacy. According to The Daily Beast, a man has stepped forward to make the claim that he was sexually abused by Jackson over many years.