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Michael Jackson’s Kids Receive Warm Welcome at Tribute Concert

Saturday’s Michael Jackson tribute concert in Wales boasted an impressive line-up of stars paying homage to the King of Pop. Guests included Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green and Ne-Yo, but perhaps none were as well-received as the late singer’s children.

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Watch Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ [VIDEO]

So, here I am minding my own business, trying to clear off my desk for the end of the day when I hear a familiar cadence coming from the desk next to mine...

 

"'Cause this is thriller, thriller night"

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New Michael Jackson Album, ‘Immortal,’ Will Drop November 21

As the trial of Conrad Murray — the doctor accused of administering a drug that killed singer Michael Jackson — wears on and heartbreaking details emerge, MJ fans may find the news of an upcoming album to be a welcome bright spot in the darkness.

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Image courtesy Cirque du Soleil
Image courtesy Cirque du Soleil
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Cirque du Soleil’s Michael Jackson Show Is ‘On Steroids’

As the doctor who presided over Michael Jackson‘s death stands trial and the world is preoccupied with the grisly details of his final hours, Cirque du Soleil is preparing to honor the fallen icon with a spectacular tribute to his musical legacy.

The project, dubbed the ‘Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour,’ will launch October 2 in Montreal, and is only part of what the Jackson estate has planned for the coming year.

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Michael Jackson’s Children Witnessed Their Father’s Death

The case against Dr. Conrad Murray for allegedly causing the death of Michael Jackson continues to unearth more disturbing details. As if it couldn’t be any harder for the Jackson family, it was recently revealed that the King of Pop’s children Prince and Paris actually witnessed their father’s death.

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Jermaine Jackson Defends Brother Michael Jackson in New Book

Michael Jackson had millions of fans and supporters during his lifetime, but arguably the most ardent and vocal defender of the superstar since his death in 2009 has been older sibling Jermaine Jackson.

He continues to uphold the late King of Pop’s legacy and paint a favorable picture of him, both verbally and in his recently released book, ‘You Are Not Alone, Michael: Through a Brother’s Eyes.’

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Beyonce to Perform at Michael Jackson Tribute

With a new album out, Beyonce is everywhere these days. From the cover of magazines to PSAs, the triple threat is working hard to promote 4. But when it comes to  her involvement with the  Michael Forever: The Tribute Concert, it looks like the artist simply wanted to honor one of her idols.

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KISS Dropped from Michael Jackson Tribute Due to Gene Simmons’ Molestation Comments

Maybe Gene Simmons should have held his famously long tongue.

Pedophilia comments made by the KISS bassist about Michael Jackson back in 2009 have prompted promoters of an upcoming Jackson tribute show in Wales to drop Simmons’ band from the lineup.

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Little Kid Dances Like Michael Jackson When 'Thriller' Is Played at Seattle Mariners Game [VIDEO]
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Little Kid Dances Like Michael Jackson When ‘Thriller’ Is Played at Seattle Mariners Game [VIDEO]

The most exciting thing that happened at a recent Seattle Mariners' game took place between innings, when Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' was played to entertain the crowd.

The JumboTron camera operator found a little boy enthusiastically dancing to the classic hit, and the youngster's moves were so strong and Jackson-like that they kept his routine up on the big screen for the whole break.

Check out below the video that thrilled the crowd and would have made the late King of Pop proud.

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Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ Jacket Sells for $1.8 Million

According to PopCrush, the iconic leather jacket that Michael Jackson wore in his famous ‘Thriller’ video sold for $1.8 million over the weekend at Julien’s Music Icons auction.

The jacket went to bidder Milton Verret, a Texas-based commodities trader, who says he will show the jacket “around the country in a tour that will help raise money for children’s charities.”

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Marlon Brando, Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor Took A Post 9-11 Road Trip Together

According to an article in this month's Vanity Fair, eccentric superstars Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando were in New York to see a concert performance by their good friend Michael Jackson when the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11 occurred. Fearing more terrorism, Jackson moved his entire entourage, which included Taylor and Brando, to New Jersey the day after the World Trade Center towers fell.

At that point, with all flights cancelled, Jackson rented a car and headed West with Taylor and Brando in tow.

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