Michael Jackson

Justin Bieber Compares Himself to Michael Jackson in Instagram Photo

Justin Bieber and Michael Jackson

Justin Bieber is feeling like the King of Pop. The teen superstar has compared himself to his idol Michael Jackson in a split black-and-white photo on Instagram.

The Biebs posted a pic of himself waving to fans from atop his chauffeured car after being released from jail alongside a 2004 photo of Jackson, who stood on top of an SUV outside court after pleading not guilty to child molestation charges.

“What more can they say ♛,” wrote Biebs, along with a crown symbol.

The pic drew a mixed response. One Belieber wrote, “Stay Stong Justin❤️ we believe in you,” while others were not as supportive, writing, “You are not MJ. This is a fucking joke.”

The 19-year-old singer was arrested in Miami on Thursday for DUI and resisting arrest after racing his rented Lamborghini. He was booked and released on $2,500 bail.

Timbaland Teases New Michael Jackson Project


Timbaland has worked with some of music’s greatest including Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, and Aaliyah. But for his next act, the super-producer is teaming up with the GOAT, Michael Jackson, on a new project.

Read the rest of this entry »

Lady Gaga Buys Michael Jackson Memorabilia at Auction

Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga is the proud owner of some iconic Michael Jackson memorabilia. The pop superstar has purchased over 50 pieces from the King of Pop’s wardrobe collection.

Read the rest of this entry »

Kanye West, Chris Brown, & Mariah Carey Celebrate Michael Jackson’s Legacy on ‘Bad 25′ Special

Michael Jackson

As the turkey was finished and the last slice of pumpkin pie was cut, families across America gathered around the television on Thanksgiving night to watch the ABC News documentary “Michael Jackson: Bad 25.”

Director Spike Lee shined a spotlight on the King of Pop’s iconic album Bad, with commentary from those he inspired including Mariah Carey, Kanye West, Chris Brown, CeeLo Green, and Justin Bieber.

Kanye reflected on MJ’s trendsetting fashion in the “Bad” video. “I think the ‘Bad’ moment outfit-wise was far more influential than the ‘Thriller’ moment,” said ‘Ye. “I almost dress like that today.”

The one-hour special also included live performances and never-before-seen footage of the King of Pop making his historic album.

Watch the full broadcast and experience the genius of Michael Jackson.

Read the rest of this entry »

Ne-Yo, Melanie Fiona, & Swizz Beatz Honor Michael Jackson at BAD25 Concert

Melanie Fiona

On what would have been his 54th birthday, some of the artists Michael Jackson inspired gathered to celebrate his birthday and the 25th anniversary of his iconic album Bad. Melanie Fiona, Ne-Yo, and Swizz Beatz were among those who paid tribute to the King of Pop by covering his Bad classics at the BAD25 Pepsi & Billboard Summer Beats Celebration at Gotham Hall in New York City on Wednesday night.

“Is the world ready to celebrate Michael Jackson?” asked Melanie Fiona, who served up a soulful set of her own hits plus covers of “Dirty Diana” and “Bad.”

Ne-Yo channeled his idol on “Smooth Criminal” and “The Way You Make Me Feel,” and dueted with his artist RaVaughn Brown on “I Just Can’t Stop Loving You.” “You try Michael Jackson songs and hope that it works, so with that said I hope I made Mike proud just now,” said the R&B gent, who also performed new material off his upcoming album R.E.D., due in November.

A 25th anniversary edition of Bad featuring remixes, remastered hits, and unreleased demos will be released on September 18.

If you missed the live stream, you can watch some of the highlights below.

Read the rest of this entry »

New Music: Michael Jackson f/ Pitbull – ‘Bad (Afrojack Remix)’ [Snippet]

Bad 25

Michael Jackson gets the remix treatment courtesy of Afrojack and Pitbull. Mr. Worldwide “toasts to the King” on a sped-up club remix of his 1987 classic “Bad.” The DJ Buddha edit, along with other remixes, remastered hits, and unreleased demos, will appear on Bad 25, the 25th anniversary deluxe edition of the King of Pop’s seventh album, due September 18. Preview a 60-second snippet below.

Read the rest of this entry »

Chris Brown Wants Jackson Family Feud to End

Chris Brown

The drama that’s unfolding in the public eye within the Jackson family was bound to make headlines. However, Chris Brown is not happy about it. The R&B crooner took to his Twitter account to vent his feelings on the family feuding over the King of Pop’s estate and guardianship over his children.

Read the rest of this entry »