Michael Jackson - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Michael Jackson


Michael Jackson biopic in the works from 'Bohemian Rhapsody' producer

Nov 23, 2019 - 11:57 AM

'Bohemian Rhapsody' producer Graham King will be helming the feature film about the late King of Pop's complex life of fame

Michael Jackson fans sue victims in 'Leaving Neverland' documentary

Jul 05, 2019 - 11:07 AM

Fan clubs are suing the two alleged sexual abuse victims of the late singer, saying that 'the image of the departed has been damaged'

Hollywood school to keep Michael Jackson's name on auditorium

Apr 28, 2019 - 11:46 AM

The parents and staff of the Gardner Street Elementary School has decided to keep the name of late singer on the school's auditorium

Paris Jackson slams reports of suicide attempt

Mar 17, 2019 - 10:48 AM

Michael Jackson's daughter speaks out after a report came out she was hospitalized after a suicide attempt

Louis Vuitton drop Michael Jackson clothes from new collection

Mar 15, 2019 - 11:02 AM

The brand pulls out the Michael Jackson-themed clothes in the wake of the 'Leaving Neverland' documentary

'Simpsons' creators drop classic episode featuring Michael Jackson

Mar 09, 2019 - 4:52 PM

Executive producer James L. Brooks confirms they will be pulling out the episode ' Stark Raving Dad,' which featured the late singer's voice

'Leaving Neverland' documentary reignites Michael Jackson abuse firestorm

Mar 02, 2019 - 11:15 AM

The hard-hitting film reveals detailed pedophilia accusations made against Michael Jackson by two men who were minors then

Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch on sale at huge discount

Mar 01, 2019 - 11:44 AM

Michael Jackson's California estate is back on the market for $31 million, a big cut from its $100 million price 4 years ago

Michael Jackson estate sues HBO over documentary

Feb 22, 2019 - 10:02 PM

The estate is suing the cable channel's plans to air the documentary 'Leaving Neverland', which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival this year

LEAVING NEVERLAND. The documentary shares the stories of two men now in their 30's who were allegedly sexually abused by The King of Pop when they were children. Photo from Michael Jackson's Instagram account

Michael Jackson family slams documentary renewing sex abuse claims

Jan 29, 2019 - 4:31 PM

The social media outrage following the premiere of 'Leaving Neverland' is being called a 'public lynching' by the furious Jackson family

Michael Jackson estate slams sex abuse documentary

Jan 11, 2019 - 10:13 AM

'Leaving Neverland' recounts the story of two men who allege they were sexually abused by the singer when they were 7 and 10 years old

Michael Jackson life to be turned into musical

Jun 20, 2018 - 8:24 PM

The musical will be written by Lynn Nottage, a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and co-produced by the late singer's estate

King of pop Michael Jackson to get street name in Detroit

May 18, 2018 - 1:56 PM

A portion of Randolph Street in Detroit be be named after the late singer in June

(FILES): This 28 April 2005 file photo shows US pop star Michael Jackson walking out of the Santa Barbara County courthouse in Santa Maria, California, during a break in his child molestation trial. Jurors in Michael Jackson's child sex trial have reached a verdict and will announce their decision at 1:30 pm (2030 GMT), court sources said 13 June 2005. AFP PHOTO/POOL/Aaron LAMBERT / AFP PHOTO / POOL / AARON LAMBERT

7 unforgettable Super Bowl halftime shows

Jan 31, 2018 - 11:27 AM

From Katy Perry to Prince, these performers rule Super Bowl's halftime show history

KATY PERRY. The pop star dances with the now-iconic Left Shark at her 2015 Super Bowl performance. Screengrab from YouTube.com/NFL

Michael Jackson estate plans TV animated Halloween special

Jul 13, 2017 - 12:18 PM

Michael Jackson s Halloween will premiere in the US in October

#PugadBaboy: Dugo ng Shinobi 47

Jun 16, 2017 - 11:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Painkillers

Jan 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Michael Jackson's daughter Paris takes aim at paternity doubts

Jan 25, 2017 - 12:54 PM

He will always be my father He never wasn t and he never will not be says the 18 year old model

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 25 Januari 2017

Jan 25, 2017 - 10:48 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

FULL LIST: Nominees, American Music Awards 2016

Oct 11, 2016 - 10:24 AM

Drake sets a new record for most nominations beating out Michael Jackson s previous record

DRAKE. Drake sets a new record for most American Music Award nominations, with 13 nominations for the 2016 AMAs. File photo shows Drake at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival at the T-Mobile Arena on September 23 in Las Vegas. Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for iHeartMedia/AFP

WATCH: Rihanna opens, closes MTV Video Music Awards 2016

Aug 29, 2016 - 7:17 PM

Check out all 4 of Rihanna s MTV VMAs performances plus Drake s speech for the singer right before he presents her with the Vanguard Award

Prince and Michael Jackson: 1980s rivals?

Apr 22, 2016 - 6:57 PM

Prince and Michael Jackson were two of the biggest names of the 1980s musical superstars jostling for supremacy in a golden age of pop

RIVALS? Prince and Michael Jackson were two of the biggest names of the 1980s pop music scene, and the media liked to play up the idea of a rivalry. File photo by Laurent Gillieron/EPA, screengrab from Facebook/Michael Jackson

Spike Lee documentary to explore early Michael Jackson

Jan 08, 2016 - 10:19 AM

The documentary Michael Jackson s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall premieres on January 24 at the Sundance Film Festival

Pope’s Xmas message, peace talks, Janet Jackson | 6PM wRap

Dec 25, 2015 - 7:54 PM

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Late Michael Jackson breaks new record with 'Thriller'

Dec 18, 2015 - 12:25 AM

The Recording Industry Association of America announces that the 1982 classic is its first 30 times platinum album

#PugadBaboy: Old hippies punchline 3

Oct 15, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Janet Jackson returns to channel late brother Michael

Oct 03, 2015 - 11:11 AM

Janet is back with her 11th album Unbreakable

Sam Tsui tampilkan perdana dua lagu barunya di Indonesia malam ini

Sep 11, 2015 - 7:39 PM

“Dua lagu tersebut adalah Trust dan Secret yang akan saya tampilkan perdana malam ini

Artis Youtube Sam Tsui akan membawakan dua lagu barunya di Gelora Bung Karno, Kamis, 11 September. Foto oleh Rappler

WATCH: How to play the drums

Aug 26, 2015 - 6:17 PM

Watch this quick tutorial with drums teacher and musician Chris Cantada

Michael Jackson's father Joe suffers stroke in Brazil

Jul 28, 2015 - 12:29 PM

Officials at Sao Paulo s Albert Einstein hospital say they admitted Joe Jackson on Sunday July 26

Eminem, Jay-Z beat Bob Dylan for lyrical variety

Jul 25, 2015 - 11:09 AM

Eminem uses 8 818 unique words in his 100 densest songs

SLIM SHADY. Eminem uses the most unique words in his lyrics. Photo from EPA

20 unfinished Michael Jackson tracks stored on sound engineer's computer

Jul 24, 2015 - 10:09 AM

Michael Jackson s sound engineer isn t allowed to let anyone hear the tracks

MICHAEL JACKSON. The late pop legend left 20 unfinished songs with his sound engineer. Screengrab from Facebook/Michael Jacson

Joe Jackson to throw lavish Brazilian birthday celebration

Jul 22, 2015 - 10:52 AM

The father of the late Michael Jackson is throwing himself a big birthday bash

JOE JACKSON. The father of the late "King of Pop," Michael Jackson, turns 87 this week

WATCH: Pentatonix performs epic Michael Jackson medley

Jun 23, 2015 - 2:51 PM

There s Thriller Man In The Mirror Smooth Criminal and more

Michael Jackson's Neverland to go on sale for $100 million – report

May 29, 2015 - 11:45 PM

An investment firm renovated the property and several real estate agents are looking for a buyer at the cool listing price of 100 million

File photo by Armando Aroriyo/EPA

Michael Jackson's mother loses appeal against US promoter

Jan 31, 2015 - 5:04 PM

Bad news for the iconic singer s mother Katherine Jackson who loses her appeal versus concert promoter AEG

Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Cirque du Soleil/AFP

The Jacksons in Manila for night of nostalgia

Nov 06, 2014 - 10:15 PM

They got better and better with time

Michael Jackson aims to be King of Twitter with video

Aug 15, 2014 - 12:05 AM

The song A Place With No Name was written by the singer and is part of the album Xscape

Man seeking to sue Michael Jackson for abuse, 5 years after death

Aug 06, 2014 - 10:35 AM

James Safechuck claimed the late singer abused him on many occasions after they appeared in a commercial

Jackson fans, doctor recall icon, five years on

Jun 27, 2014 - 1:50 AM

Fans gathered at the Forest Lawn cemetery to commemorate his death anniversary

Five years after death, Michael Jackson's fortunes blooming

Jun 24, 2014 - 10:53 AM

Michael Jackson Inc author Zack Greenburg says the earnings add up to over 700 million in the five years since the star s demise

WebHits: 'Billie Jean' played on beer bottles

Jun 04, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Here s Michael Jackson s classic hit played in a unique and creative way

Selena Gomez battling Lupus –report

Dec 29, 2013 - 3:01 PM

The pop star recently cancelled the Australian leg of her tour

LUPUS? Selena Gomez performs onstage during KISS 108’s Jingle Ball 2013. AFP File Photo

Michael Jackson's mom seeks retrial over his death

Dec 04, 2013 - 10:45 AM

Katherine Jackson is seeking a retrial against tour promoters AEG Live who were found not liable over the pop icon s death

RETRIAL. Katherine Jackson arrives at the world premiere of "Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil" at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on June 2013. AFP File Photo

S. Korean actresses convicted of propofol abuse

Nov 27, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Park Si Yeon Lee Seung Yeon Jang Mi In Ae charged for abusing the same drug blamed in the death of Michael Jackson

PARK SI-YEON. The actress received the so-called propofol 'milk shot' 185 times from February 2011 to last December. Photo from Park Si-Yeon Philippines Facebook

Freed doctor: Michael Jackson still loves me

Nov 02, 2013 - 9:38 PM

Dr Conrad Murray says the pop icon would have been appalled if he knew what happened to him

NO HARM TO PATIENT. Dr Murray is adamant that he did not cause the death of pop icon Michael Jackson. AFP Photo

Jackson's doctor released from jail after two years

Oct 29, 2013 - 11:01 AM

His release was brought forward due to good behavior and prison overcrowding

FREE MAN. Hecklers outside Conrad Murray's jail and a small group of Jackson fans booed his release. Photo from Facebook

US music legend Quincy Jones sues Jacko's estate

Oct 27, 2013 - 10:24 AM

Jones files a breach of contract lawsuit in connection with projects released after the singer s death

QUINCY JONES. The Jackson estate is 'saddened to learn that Quincy Jones has filed a lawsuit seeking money'

Jackson's mom slams shakedown claim

Oct 04, 2013 - 7:51 PM

And King of Pop s convicted physician expresses vindication at verdict in AEG Live trial

DISPLEASURE. A supporter of Katherine Jackson. Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Jury rejects Jackson lawsuit in wrongful death trial

Oct 03, 2013 - 7:00 AM

The 12 person panel agreed that AEG Live hired Conrad Murray but found that he was not unfit or incompetent for the job

CLOSING ARGUMENTS. Brian Panish, attorney for the Michael Jackson family delivers his closing argument to jurors in a packed courtroom in downtown Los Angeles, California, 24 September 2013. EPA/Al Seib / Pool