Michael Jackson

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Michael Jackson’s estate and Sony settle lawsuit over songs by ‘impersonator’
Both parties had agreed to formally end the long-running litigation after record label pulled disputed tracks

Nadeem Badshah

10, Aug, 2022 @9:55 PM

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Christopher Wheeldon: ‘Most boys at ballet school were closeted, terrified our parents would disown us’
As his version of Like Water for Chocolate opens at the Royal Opera House, the choreographer talks about how the ballet world is changing – and why he took on the Michael Jackson musical

Lyndsey Winship

26, May, 2022 @1:00 PM

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TV tonight: Queer Eye’s candid Tan France on his battle with colourism
The TV presenter discusses the shame that made him bleach his skin. Plus, Ross Kemp hunts for Michael Jackson’s zoo. Here’s what to watch this evening

Hollie Richardson, Graeme Virtue, Jack Seale, Henry Wong and Simon Wardell

27, Apr, 2022 @5:20 AM

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MJ the Musical review – mesmerizing parade of hits doesn’t look in the mirror
The new Broadway jukebox musical on the life and pop catalog of Michael Jackson is a romp that only glances at the elephant in the room

Adrian Horton

04, Feb, 2022 @7:35 PM

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‘We wanted to make history’: Michael Jackson’s bizarre year in Bahrain
In 2005, a Bahraini prince welcomed the deposed king of pop and wrote a Hurricane Katrina charity single with him. But Jackson’s erratic behaviour sent plans off course

Motez Bishara

04, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Common’s teenage obsessions: ‘Michael Jordan gave me the shoes off his feet’
As he releases his new album, A Beautiful Revolution (Pt 2), the US rapper remembers his terrible chat-up lines and the magic of the moonwalk

As told to Tara Joshi

24, Sep, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Walter Yetnikoff, label exec who championed Michael Jackson, dies aged 87
Ex-president of CBS Records had hits with Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand, Pink Floyd and more

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

11, Aug, 2021 @8:26 AM

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Laura Mvula’s teenage obsessions: ‘I thought a briefcase was the most buff thing ever’
The singer-songwriter recalls the life-changing joy of playing in an orchestra, the beauty of her first braids and being empowered by Eternal

As told to Stephanie Phillips

17, Jun, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Janet Jackson’s 30 best songs – ranked!
As the singer announces she’s selling memorabilia including a wedding dress and tour outfits, we assess her greatest works

Michael Cragg

15, Apr, 2021 @2:07 PM

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Janet Jackson to sell personal treasures in celebrity auction
Jewellery, a wedding dress and tour outfits are among memorabilia up for grabs after the superstar decided on a cathartic clearout

Nosheen Iqbal

11, Apr, 2021 @9:15 AM

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‘It was very difficult for Michael’: the Jacksons on fame, family and survival
Back with a political reworking of Can You Feel It, brothers Tito, Marlon and Jackie talk about their legendarily tough father, their memories of Michael and why they always hope for another massive hit

Simon Hattenstone

05, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Bum rush the show! Jarvis Cocker’s Britpop celebrity moment
Twenty-five years ago, Cocker found global notoriety after his 1996 Brit award protest went viral: but what actually happened?

Niall Doherty

19, Feb, 2021 @10:41 AM

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