Latest Michael Jackson Stories

2010-11-03 15:45:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jackie Jackson, former member of the legendary Jackson 5 and oldest brother to music icon Michael Jackson, released his new single, "We Know What's Going On," through his label, Siggy Music. Starting today, U.S. fans can purchase the single through iTunes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101103/LA94636) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101103/LA94636) The single is Jackson's first solo release since the 1989 release of...

2010-11-03 09:00:00

MONTREAL, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil announced today the official international launch of Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour(TM) written and directed by Jamie King, the leading concert director in pop music today. This once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production will combine Michael Jackson music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil creativity to give fans worldwide a unique view into the spirit, passion and heart of the...

2010-11-03 00:00:39

Stetson's Look Book Projects Feature New Artists and Songs From Sony Catalog Nashville, Tenn. (Vocus) November 2, 2010 ZIPBOX Media, a leading innovator of digital media distribution, has signed an agreement with Stetson and Sony/ATV to provide its technology services for Stetson's fall 2010 Look Book projects. ZIPBOX designed http://www.stetsonlooks.com, which features interviews and music videos by the artists Erin McCarley and The PawnShop kings, a free download of the artists' featured...

2010-10-28 05:53:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Getty Images, Inc., a leading creator and distributor of digital media, today announced an agreement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing, the renowned music publishing company, to license and distribute its expansive Spin City library of R&B, soul, jazz, urban, hip hop, classical and orchestral music. Custom created for Sony/ATV by some of the leading producers and session players in New York City, the pre-cleared Spin City library is available to Getty...

2010-10-13 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In collaboration with the Estate of Michael Jackson, Epic/Legacy Recordings is releasing Michael Jackson's Vision on November 22, making available for the first time ever the entire library of short films produced by Michael Jackson during his career as a solo artist. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060130/LEGACYLOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060130/LEGACYLOGO ) Packaged as a deluxe boxed set, Michael Jackson's Vision...

2010-09-16 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Who is the world's highest earning celebrity? Which power couple dominates the entertainment world? What pop star commands the most searches on the Internet? The new Guinness World Records 2011 edition out now reveals all this and more in its celebrity-filled pages. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100916/NY66051 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100916/NY66051 ) As one of the most talked about pop stars in recent memory, it...

2010-09-13 06:25:00

A game being developed by French video game maker Ubisoft is helping resurrect Michael Jackson's dance moves by teaching players to master the King of Pop's most famous moves. The "Michael Jackson: The Experience" game is being produced by Ubisoft's French editor in his studios in Montpellier and Montreal with a team of about 200 people. AFP reporter Mehdi Cherifia, who has seen the game, reported that the Wii console version sets the tone right from the start with background music from...

2010-09-07 16:50:00

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Jermaine Jackson, founding member of the Jackson 5 and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, performs in concert October 2, 2010, at 8 p.m. in Las Vegas at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino's Theatre of Performing Arts. Celebrating 40 years as a recording artist, Jackson will perform his fans' favorite songs and present a loving tribute in song to his brother Michael, the Jackson 5 and the Jackson family. Jackson leads an eleven piece band, three...

2010-08-02 08:03:00

ROME, August 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Salvador Dali, Nicole Kidman and lots of other stars are well-known for their hotel demands which are sometimes as bizarre as over-the-top. Venere.com publishes the top four celebrity stories in hotels across London, Paris and Chicago, along with a link to bargain bookings in the hotels where stars stayed and are remembered for their scandalous requests. Mariah Carey, the diva of the Baglioni Hotel (London)...

2010-07-07 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary music impresario Frank DiLeo - renowned for his collaborations with internationally famed performers like Michael Jackson, Prince and Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora - has signed on to guide a series of major musical projects for transplanted European superstar Kuba Ka. DiLeo has had a long, distinguished and storied career spanning music and film. He is best known for serving as Jackson's manager during the late pop star's "Thriller" era,...

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