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Michael Jackson Bad Short Film Released Online

For the first short film for one of five consecutive record-breaking No. 1 hits from Bad, Michael Jackson and director Martin Scorsese created an epic 18-minute tale of urban and racial challenges in the 1980s. “Bad” was named the second greatest of Michael’s…

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Online Celebrations For Dangerous 25

November marks 25 years since Michael Jackson’s Dangerous was released and michaeljackson.com will commemorate this landmark event with a month of online celebrations: All this month, we’ll be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the release of Dangerous! And to kick it off, the…

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In Memory of Rod Temperton

The Estate of Michael Jackson is deeply saddened by the passing of Rod Temperton. His legacy lives on through his songs, including those recorded by Michael. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends in their time of loss. MichaelJackson.com

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Statement: Sony Completes Michael Jackson ATV Buyout

Sony Music has completed its acquisition of the Michael Jackson’s estate share of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, giving it sole ownership. Marty Bandier, of Sony Music, released this statement: “The completion of this deal is terrific news for Sony/ATV and everyone who works for…

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Announcement: Thriller Certified 30x Platinum

MICHAEL JACKSON’S THRILLER IS THE FIRST ALBUM CERTIFIED RIAA 30X MULTI-PLATINUM THE KING OF POP MAKES HISTORY (AGAIN)! THRILLER REMAINS THE BIGGEST ALBUM OF ALL TIME, TOPPING 100 MILLION SALES WORLDWIDE The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the Estate of Michael Jackson,…

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Michael Jackson Twitter Contest

Fans outside the US, support your family and friends in the US in their efforts to get the their hometown selected and here’s your chance to play along in the “A Place With No Name” Contest! To celebrate Michael Jackson’s “A Place With…

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Michael Jackson Xscape Certified Gold

It’s official! Michael Jackson’s album Xscape has been officially certified Gold in the United States! That’s a total of 500,000 US sales to date since it’s release earlier this year.

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Xscape To Get An Indian Makeover

Sony Music has collaborated with musician A.R.Rahman’s K M Conservatory music school to create cover versions of two songs from Michael Jackson’s new album “XSCAPE”. For the first time in India – official versions of Michael Jackson’s music will be released giving his…

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