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news MICHAEL HISTORY - "You Are Not Alone"

August 05, 2014
"You Are Not Alone" was released this month in 1995 and was the first song in history to debut atop the Billboard Hot 100. Listen here: http://bit.ly/MJYANA Expand

news What do you think?

August 04, 2014
"This place is filled with love and happiness and not a world could I wanna leave." What do you think "A Place With No Name" looks like? The director of the short film for the song thought this "Place" was a good location for his shoot. Do you already have the song downloaded? If not, get it here: http://bit.ly/MJXscapeStore Expand

news Did You Know

August 02, 2014
One of the Grammy Awards Michael received at the 1984 ceremony was for ET: The Storybook Album which Michael narrated. Did you know that then head of CBS Records, Walter Yetnikoff, threatened to sue MCA Records (who released the album) over the release of the album? Yetnikoff shared the story with Zack Greenburg for Zack’s book, Michael Jackson, Inc. Expand

news Friday fun

August 01, 2014
The next generation of Michael’s fans strut their stuff: http://aol.it/1tX4ViV Expand

news Did You Know

July 31, 2014
Did you know? In 1989, MTV created a special award for Michael Jackson for the greatest music video in the history of music videos for “Thriller.” Eddie Murphy presented the award to Michael on the Arsenio Hall show. Expand

news Photo of the Day

July 30, 2014
Elements from Michael’s life and favorite things are all incorporated into Michael Jackson ONE. Details like a replica of the clock from Neverland are included throughout the show. Enter Michael’s world: http://www.michaeljackson.com/us/michael-jackson-one Expand

news MJ Birthday Celebration In Las Vegas

July 30, 2014
More details for the celebration at Michael Jackson ONE have been announced and are posted in the Michael Jackson Facebook Events page. Check it out and don’t forget to RSVP! SECOND ANNUAL KING OF POP BIRTHDAY PARTY IN LAS VEGAS AUGUST 29 Expand

news Did You Know

July 29, 2014
Did you know that there are a number of remixes of songs from Xscape on Beatport? Expand your Xscape universe: http://www.beatport.com/artist/michael-jackson/206348 Expand

news Video of the Day

July 28, 2014
“Blue Gangsta” is one of 3 songs co-produced by Michael and Dr. Freeze while working on “Invincible” and has now been contemporized by Timbaland for XSCAPE. Have you seen the video created by the cast of Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour to celebrate the original version of this song, which some consider is a sequel of sorts to “Smooth Criminal” WATCH: Michael Jackson - Immortal Tour Celebrates MJ And XSCAPE! Expand

news The Song 'She Drives Me Wild' - Man In The Music

July 26, 2014
One underrated song on the Dangerous album is “She Drives Me Wild” which, as Joe Vogel points out in his book, Man In The Music, “demonstrated Jackson’s canny use of everyday sounds to create compelling music…In place of traditional instruments, Jackson develops an entire rhythm track from car horns, engines, sirens, slamming doors and other “noises” from the street.” Expand

news Friendly Friday

July 25, 2014
Michael and his good friend Liza Minnelli Expand

news Did You Know

July 24, 2014
Madonna took her entire entourage from her 1993 concert tour to watch Michael perform at Mexico’s Estadio Azteca. Expand

news Photo of the Day

July 23, 2014
Michael loved big spectacle, and Michael Jackson ONE is no difference. The Muse’s guitar shoots fireworks 30 feet into the air! See it for yourself. Expand

news Quote of the Day

July 22, 2014
“He moves the temple of his body and the chimes of his ego sound in the breeze of our awe. He is on fire, is a panther in Astaire's weightless heaven. He prowls, growls, howls. Then, suddenly, that intergalactic smile. Jesus, what a smile! He wants us for his moonbeams.” –Melody Maker’s review of Michael’s Wembley Stadium appearance during his 1997 HIStory World Tour Expand

news Fun Fact

July 21, 2014
There were more special effects used per minute in Captain EO than effects used per minute in Star Wars. Expand

news Friendly Friday

July 18, 2014
Friendly Friday: Michael and Motown founder, Berry Gordy. In the new book, Michael Jackson, Inc., Mr. Gordy is quoted as saying, “He had a kid’s heart, but a mind of a genius," describing Michael. Expand

news Quote Of The Day

July 17, 2014
“I always want to do music that inspires or influences another generation. You want what you create to live.” This quote by Michael Jackson in 2007 helped inspire the forward thinking spirit that the producers of XSCAPE had in mind as they were taking some of Michael’s best and most complete unreleased music and making it feel as new, as current, as fresh as if Michael was still with us. Do you have your copy? Expand

news Michael Madness: Newsweek Magazine July 1984

July 16, 2014
Michael Madness: Newsweek Magazine July 1984. Who else has a copy? Expand

news 'The Essential Michael Jackson' Still On The Charts

July 15, 2014
The Essential Michael Jackson compilation album hit stores this week in 2005. The 2-disc set features recordings from Michael spanning over 30 years of his career and includes hits such as "Billie Jean," "Thriller," "Bad," and "Man In The Mirror" and is currently on the Billboard Top 200 - nine years after its release. Expand

news Michael Jackson XSCAPE - The Beauty Of 'Chicago'

July 14, 2014
"The beauty of Chicago is in the sounds that you don't hear out front, it's in those ambient sounds that just make it feel…tall. Like there's something going on way up there, and way down there…and you won’t capture all this stuff in the first listen. This is a headphone album." – L.A. Reid discussing "Chicago." Listen closely... Expand