King Of Pop

  • 'There were no guests at his kid's birthday party': The latest book by Michael Jackson's bodyguards tells a bitter-sweet story about the pop star's secluded life June 18, 2014

    The following article is a compilation of excerpts and observations from the latest book titled, 'Remember The Time: Protecting Michael Jackson In His Final Days', written by his former security guards, Bill Whitfield and Javon Beard, with Tanner Colby. Hounded by the tabloid media, Michael Jackson spent his final years moving...
  • Birthday playlist: Best of 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson August 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The 'King of Pop' doesn't need any introduction. Even today, after more than four years of his demise, he rules the hearts, and is likely to do the same for many years to come. Born on August 29, 1958, Michael Jackson aka MJ actually holds the record of...
  • Is Michael Jackson's son dating the princess of Kuwait? April 6, 2013

    New York: King of Pop Michael Jackson's eldest son Prince was spotted enjoying a bowling session with Kuwaiti princess Remi Alfalah. Alfalah was dropped off at the alley in a black SUV, but was then driven home by 16-year-old Prince, reported the New York Post. The two were photographed together and appeared...
  • Michael Jackson's deathbed up for auction November 10, 2011

    London: The bed on which King of Pop Michael Jackson died is up for sale. It is among hundreds of items from the mansion where Jackson spent his final days that are to go for auction next month, reported Daily Express. The various antique furnishings and paintings that surrounded the...
  • MJ's kids to get $ 30 million from estate September 15, 2011

    Los Angeles: Executors of 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson's estate are seeking a court's permission to donate USD 30 million to his mother Katherine and his three children. According to court documents, co-executors John Branca and John McClain are seeking the court's permission for the estate to fund the Michael Jackson...
  • MJ's memorabilia fetches over $ 400,000 December 6, 2010

    London: 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson's glove and hat from his 1980s 'Bad' tour wardrobe were sold for over $ 400,000 in an auction. The fedora from the Michael Jackson collection sold for $ 72,000 and a glove which reached $ 330,000 through Julien's Auctions as part of their 'Icons and...
  • Michael Jackson memorabilia fetches $ 1million October 12, 2010

    Macau: King of Pop Michael Jackson continues to create history. An auction of some 100 items of Michael Jackson memorabilia has fetched more than $ 1 million, with a basketball autographed by the late singer and Michael Jordan netting $ 245,000. Showing the lingering appeal of the "King of Pop," the...
  • Jackson's 'Beat It' lyrics to be auctioned May 20, 2010

    Los Angeles: The handwritten lyrics of late pop legend Michael Jackson's "Beat It" are to go under the hammer at a memorabilia auction in California next month. "This piece has been in private hands since being written. It's an incredible piece from the legendary King of Pop and it's in fine...
  • Jackson's spirit sought apology from ex-wife, says friend February 11, 2010

    London: Late pop legend Michael Jackson's "unsettled" spirit has apparently begged ex-wife Lisa Marie Presley to forgive him at a seance, her friend Karen Fayehas revealed. Faye, who was Jackson's make-up artist, said she and Marie Presley, 42, contacted the King of Pop using a psychic last week where he...
  • Michael Jackson's death was 'homicide': paper January 10, 2010

    London: 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson's death certificate has been revealed which claims that his death was a "murder" after all. British newspaper News of the World has obtained a copy of the original document and an amendement to it. In the original certificate dated July 7, deputy coroner Cheryl...
  • MJ, Lisa Presley's marriage certificate up for sale November 14, 2009

    London: The 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley's 1994 marriage certificate is all set to go under the hammer in New York. The certificate, which bears both the celebrities signature, was issued on May 26, 1994 following their brief wedding ceremony in the Dominican Republic, a music website...
  • Masand's movie review: This Is It, a fitting adieu to MJ October 31, 2009

    Cast: Michael Jackson Direction: Kenny Ortega So much has been written and said about Michael Jackson's apparently exhausted condition while rehearsing for his London concerts prior to his death in June that you instinctively find yourself looking for signs of an impending collapse in the documentary, This Is It. The film, which...
  • Michael Jackson movie earns $20 mn on first day October 30, 2009

    Los Angeles: This Is It, the documentary movie that followed Michael Jackson's concert rehearsals in the days before his shock death in June, earned $20.1 million at the US box office on its first full day of release, according to The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday. The film earned a $12.7...
  • First Michael Jackson song since his death released October 12, 2009

    New York : Michael Jackson's This Is It was launched online on Monday and is the first song to be released after his death. This Is It, a ballad about unexpectedly falling in love, was released on Jackson's official website www.michaeljackson.com at midnight in New York (0400 GMT) ahead of a...
  • Jackson's film breaks record for advance ticket sale September 29, 2009

    Los Angeles: Michael Jackson's fans are ready to rock with him one last time, as next month's This Is It movie about the late pop star breaks records for advance ticket sales, the studio behind the film said on Monday. Based on rehearsal footage of Jackson taken in the...
  • Jackson's This Is It to release in October September 24, 2009

    London: A new and never-heard-before Michael Jackson track titled This Is It is set to be released as a single on October 12. The number will also be on the soundtrack album for the upcoming King of Pop documentary of the same name, which is due to be released on October...
  • Watch: Controversies surrounding Michael Jackson September 4, 2009

    The King of Pop will be finally laid to rest in Los Angeles. ...
  • Watch: Singer K K hums Michael Jackson's hit August 30, 2009

    Indian singers remembers Michael Jackson on his 51st birth anniversary. ...
  • Pics: Remembering MJ on his birth anniversary August 31, 2009

    World pays tribute to Jackson on his 51st birth anniversary ...
  • Wannabe Jacksons: fans try out MJ's moves August 29, 2009

    On his 51 birth anniversary, Jackson fans pay tribute to the king of pop and his moves. They are all out there, moon walking and those who can't ape those moves are dressed in the Jackson trade mark, their effort to keep the legend alive forever. ...
  • Chennai remembers MJ on his 51st birth anniversary August 29, 2009

    Cities all across the country are paying tributes to the Pop legend Michael Jackson.Finds out what Chennai has in store. ...
  • Coroner's report rules Jackson death as homicide August 26, 2009

    Los Angeles: Lethal levels of powerful anaesthetic propofol killed pop star Michael Jackson, according to the preliminary findings of coroner which were unsealed in a court in Houston. The released documents, including search warrants and affidavits filed by the police in July to search the Houston office and storage unit of...
  • Judge okays film on Jackson's last rehearsals August 11, 2009

    Los Angeles: A Los Angeles judge on Monday gave the go-ahead for a film about the late Michael Jackson and his last preparations for the concert tour that never happened. Judge Mitchell Beckloff approved the deal between Columbia Studio, the concert sponsor AEG Live and Jackson's estate, the entertainment news portal...
  • Confirmed: Omer Bhatti is MJ's fourth son July 31, 2009

    London: Michael Jackson's father has confirmed reports that the late American entertainer has a fourth child -- Omer Bhatti, whose parents worked in the Jackson household, British media reported on Friday. Joe Jackson said, "I knew Michael had another son -- yes, I did. "He looks like a Jackson, he...
  • Jackson honoured for humanitarian efforts in Austria July 25, 2009

    London: Stars gathered to pay tribute to the late 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson for his humanitarian works as well as for his incredible musical legacy at 'Save the World Awards' in Austria. The ceremony was held on Friday night to honour individuals and organisations which have made considerable contributions...
  • LA cops could treat Jackson's death as murder July 16, 2009

    New Delhi: King of Pop Michael Jackson's death has been shrouded in mystery. Now, the latest reports on celebrity website TMZ.com says that the Los Angeles Police department is treating it as a homicide. According to TMZ.com, the Los Angeles Police believes the potent anesthetic drug Propofol was the...
  • Moon crater named after Michael Jackson July 13, 2009

    New Delhi: The loss of pop icon Michael Jackson has been felt by everyone. As a tribute to the king of pop, The Lunar Republic Society has renamed a crater on the moon, Michael Joseph Jackson, a befitting ode to one of the biggest stars of all time. Bollywood Badshah...
  • 'Extortionists drove MJ to early end' July 13, 2009

    Toronto: A Canadian author, whose biography of the late King of Pop titled "Unmasked: The Final Years of Michael Jackson" hits the stands this week, says extortionists drove Jackson to his early death. Montreal-born Ian Halperin, who has been working for four years on what will be the pop icon's...
  • Who's bad? Dad suspects 'foul play' in Jackson's death July 11, 2009

    Los Angeles: Michael Jackson's father said on Friday he suspected "foul play" in the death of the singer, adding that his son had apparently taken drugs to help him relax and that he "never woke up." Joe Jackson, 79, told ABC News in an TV interview broadcast on Friday...