The official music video for Michael Jackson’s posthumous single “Hold My Hand” featuring Akon has debuted on the singer’s website. Directed by Mark Pellington, the video has a certain cinematic beauty to it thanks to plenty of mood lighting. It’s heavy on fan images, especially children smiling and dancing, with the occasional clip of Akon. […]
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Michael Jackson’s posthumous single “Hold My Hand” featuring Akon is now streaming at the singer’s website. The song was originally recorded in 2007, but was leaked in its unfinished state in 2008. Akon recently completed the new and final production of “Hold My Hand,” which is a tender mid-tempo song with trademark MJ vocals, though […]
More Michael Jackson news coming your way! The first single off the MICHAEL album will be “Hold My Hand,” featuring Akon. “Hold My Hand” will be released globally on Monday, November 15th at 12:01am EST at www.michaeljackson.com and for sale digitally thereafter. According to a press release on MJ’s website, “Hold My Hand” was recorded […]
Do you remember where you were one year ago today as the news broke of Michael Jackson’s death? I do. I had just set foot in my house after commuting from my office after hearing the news that MJ was in the hospital after a massive heart attack. During the commute I frantically checked my […]
The official video for Michael Jackson’s posthumous single “This Is It” has been released! And in true MJ style, it’s directed by heavy hitter and Academy Award nominated Spike Lee. The video is a montage of Michael’s hometown of Gary, Indiana, as well as footage of a the King of Pop throughout the years. Lee’s […]
Seems almost fitting that Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” took the top spot at the box office this Halloween weekend as fans pay homage to the “Thriller” singer. According to WSJ, the movie broke records as it went on to gross $101 million at the world-wide box office over five days. The five-day total also […]
Appearing in the film culled from rehearsal footage and bearing the same name, Michael Jackson’s first posthumously released track, “This Is It” debuted at MichaelJackson.com at midnight last night. It’s a trademark MJ slow jam, with a chorus of humming and echoing Jackos and other vocals in the background. Listen below!
Rumor has it the Queen of Pop, Madonna, will introduce (via pretaped message) Janet Jackson‘s tribute to her late brother at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards. I’ve heard “Scream” is involved in Janet’s piece, which I think is awesome. Not only is it the Janet + Michael duet that more than lived up to its […]
“Thriller” didn’t just define the type of artist Michael Jackson was and the
music videos short films he created –it defined a generation and in doing so solidified MTV as the go-to place for new musical artistic expression.
I have no words. I am devastated. Say what you will about his personal life, but you cannot deny his artistic visibility, his impact on music, pop culture, and my generation. He is our generation’s Elvis. I can’t even put into words what I’m feeling right now. Michael Jackson has died. He was 50. Michael […]