Michael Jackson

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3/25/19-Ms. Ross stands up for MJ

Legendary entertainer Diana Ross has come under fire for urging Michael Jackson critics to quit attacking his legacy amid allegations of sexual abuse. The Thriller icon's reputation has been rocked by accusations made in the damning "Leaving Neverland" documentary, in which Wade Robson and James Safechuck claimed they had been groomed by the late King of Pop to engage in inappropriate behavior from childhood. Jackson's family members have vehemently denied […]

todayMarch 25, 2019

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2/8/19-Jackson & Harrison!

A lost radio broadcast featuring Michael Jackson and George Harrison chatting about the stories behind their songs will air in the U.K. this weekend as part of a BBC documentary. The late stars sat down to review the week's new releases as part of DJ David 'Kid' Jensen's long-running BBC Radio 1 show "Roundtable" in 1979, but only a small clip of their 90-minute chat aired. A rare recording of […]

todayFebruary 8, 2019

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6/27/18-Jackson Dad dies

Joe Jackson, the father of Michael, Janet and their eight siblings and the architect of the Jackson 5, has died, according to TMZ. He was 89. Family sources told TMZ that Jackson died early Wednesday morning in Los Angeles reportedly following a battle with cancer. TMZ previously reported June 22 that Joe Jackson had been battling cancer "for some time" but it was "at the end stages" and could not […]

todayJune 27, 2018

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3/14/18-Lionel Richie vs. MJs pets

Lionel Richie had to deal with a lot of zany animal encounters while writing charity anthem "We Are the World" at Michael Jackson's house. The musicians penned the track at Michael's home in Encino, California and Lionel reveals Jackson's menagerie of pets made the experience a little crazy at times. "Michael loved to collect animals...," Lionel told U.S. show The Talk on Tuesday, "so right in the middle of writing […]

todayMarch 14, 2018

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7/30/17-Quincy Jones vs MJ estate

Quincy Jones has won his lawsuit against the estate of Michael Jackson and Sony Music over the cash haul of money they have received since Jackson’s death. The lawsuit said that MJJ Productions and Sony Music have been making large sums of money off of Jackson’s music, much of which was produced by Jones, while “disguising” the owed royalties. Jones was particularly upset over remixes and edits that were made […]

todayJuly 30, 2017

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7/24/17-Jackson 5 founder dies

Bobby Taylor, the singer and producer who discovered the Jackson 5, has died at the age of 83, according to Rolling Stone magazine. Taylor died Saturday morning at a hospital in Hong Kong, where he'd been living for the last several years. He was undergoing treatment for Leukemia. Family friend and producer Suzy Michelson confirmed his passing to Rolling Stone. "Bobby was a producer, creator and mentor to all of […]

todayJuly 24, 2017

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12/18/16-Prince Jackson on Dad

Prince Jackson has praised his late father Michael Jackson for showing him how to be a man. Prince, born Michael Joseph Jackson Jr., opened up about how his famous father has influenced his life choices. "He taught me what it is to be a man; he showed me what it is to be a father,” the 19-year-old told People.com. "For me, (I want) to pass that on to my kids, […]

todayDecember 18, 2016

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12/6/16-Madonna/Michael kiss?

Madonna has hinted she once kissed Michael Jackson in a teaser for her Carpool Karaoke appearance. The footage will air on The Late Late Show with James Corden on Wednesday night, but a sneak peek was released on Tuesday, much to the delight of fans. In the clip Madonna can be seen at her eccentric, best as she and James listen to some of her most famous tracks while driving […]

todayDecember 6, 2016

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10/5/16-Rod Temperton dies

Rod Temperton, the British songwriter best known for Michael Jackson's "Thriller," "Off The Wall" and "Rock With You," has died. Temperton died in London last week at the age of 66 after "a brief aggressive battle with cancer." Temperton's other hits included "Boogie Nights," "Always and Forever" and "Grooveline" for his band Heatwave. "His family is devastated and request total privacy at this, the saddest of sad times," Mr Platt […]

todayOctober 5, 2016

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