A hologram of Michael Jackson appeared last night at the Billboard Music Awards, almost five years after the singer's death. A video of performance (do we call it a performance?) can be found on The Verge.
Stream Michael Jackson's first single from Xscape, "Love Never Felt So Good," in the replies. The track, originally recorded in 1983, is available as a standalone song and as a duet with Justin Timberlake.
Check out a demo of "Beat It" performed only by Michael Jackson's voice. Holy shit. If I was writing some viral headline I'd tell you how this will just about blow your mind-hole.
One of his engineers Robmix on how Jackson worked: “One morning MJ came in with a new song he had written overnight. We called in a guitar player, and Michael sang every note of every chord to him. “here’s the first chord first note, second note, third note. Here’s the second chord first note, second note, third note”, etc., etc. We then witnessed him giving the most heartfelt and profound vocal performance, live in the control room through an SM57. He would sing us an entire string arrangement, every part....
On May 13, Epic Records, in conjunction with the Estate of Michael Jackson, will release XSCAPE, an album of new music by the internationally beloved music icon and King of Pop, Michael Jackson. The project features eight new tracks, which the world will be hearing for the very first time on the new album. For the ultimate fan experience, XSCAPE will also be available in a Deluxe Edition, which includes all of the sourced Michael Jackson recordings in their original form. The XSCAPE standard and Deluxe Editions are available for pre-order beginning April 1 on iTunes.com/MichaelJackson and elsewhere, and available at all...
The Michael Jackson tribute concert which is endorsed by his family will be held at The Millenium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. The Michael Forever Tribute Concert will be televised worldwide on October 8.
Today marks the one year anniversary of Michael Jackson's passing. Please take a few moments out of your day to remember the true king of pop music and how he completely changed the music industry. Rest in peace Michael.
The Arrival is giving away a free download of their acoustic cover of Michael Jackson's "Rock With You" to everyone that follows their new twitter. Just follow the band and they'll direct message you a download link.