Posts Tagged ‘michael jackson’

Sony Pictures is reportedly paying close to $60 million to AEG Entertainment for the 80 hours of Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” concert rehearsal footage. Before the icon’s sudden death on June 25, the 50-night concert was set to begin this month in London at the O2 arena. Sony is planning to release a film […]

American icon Michael Jackson, lead singer of the ’70s R&B group The Jackson 5, later renamed The Jacksons after a record-label change, and winner of 10 individual Grammys as a solo artist in the ’80s, died today of sudden cardiac arrest in Los Angeles. He was 50. The King of Pop made history with the 1982 release of […]

The 50-year-old King of Pop is scheduled to perform at London’s O2 arena beginning July 8 through February 2010. Although promoters are telling the press that the singer’s “this is it” concerts are sold out, tickets are still available, especially in the secondary market. Ticket prices, however, are all over the place — from $4,000/pair during the early […]

  Michael Jackson’s company, MJJ Productions, filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court against Julien’s Auction House to stop the sell-off in April of millions of dollars of the history-making entertainer’s property from his Neverland Ranch, including the gates, bejeweled gloves, a lux cappuccino machine, and a stretch Rolls-Royce. The suit states the auction house […]

Update (3/5/09): Michael Jackson announced today in London that he will perform for the last time in that city this summer at the O2 arena. Tickets go on sale March 13 for 10 performances, beginning July 8, and will cost $75 – $105. Visit to purchase tickets. The  King of Pop will likely perform hits from his […]