Michael Jackson

Forbes writer Zack O’Malley Greenburg has combined his love of music and business since joining the company in 2005, and he’s even managed to give Hip-Hop culture a steady presence in the widely-read business magazine. Helming the blog The Beat Report, O’Malley Greenburg focuses not only artists but, more specifically, the business of music. One of […]

Last night at Gotham Hall in New York City,  Pepsi/Billboard’s Summer Beats Concert Series concluded with a celebratory concert for what would’be been Michael Jackson’s 54th birthday.  Grammy-nominted artist Melanie Fiona, Grammy Award winning R&B singer Ne-Yo and Grammy Award winning rapper Swizz Beatz ran through their own collection of hit records before paying homage to […]

With his Red Hook Summer film already in theaters, Spike Lee is moving on to his next joint. The director will unleash his Michal Jackson documentary Bad 25 at the Venice Film Festival in a few weeks, before screening the film at the Toronto International Film Festival. In putting together the film, Lee called on […]

The new hit comedy on Adult Swim, Black Dynamite, did it again with their spot on satire last night. After taking on a youthful/alien Michael Jackson in episode one and the black p-rn industry in episode two (which we couldn’t post for obvious reasons), Dy-No-Mite takes on legendary comedian, Richard Pryor. Voiced by Eddie Griffin, Richard Pryor becomes a nuisance to Black Dynamite […]

Director Spike Lee is completing a documentary on the making of the late Michael Jackson’s Bad album. The doc will provide a behind the scenes and very personal view of the creation of Jackson’s 1987 album, the follow up to the record breaking Thriller. “We have footage in this documentary that no one’s ever seen, stuff […]

Kanye West is definitely not cheap when it comes to giving gifts, but he may be suffering from a lack of creativity. West gifted his girlfriend, Kim Kardashian, with a skull statue, similar to the one he gave to Jay-Z for Father’s Day, reports Hip Hollywood.

Although the headlines that he’s garnered lately as have been centered around his fight with Drake, before (and after) the bottle-throwing Chris Brown is focused on the music. The typically  media shy singer sat down for an interview with Fuse where he spoke on wanting to make Michael Jackson proud.

Raekwon & JD Era try their hand at Michael Jackson‘s “Liberian Girl.” While it’s nice to get joints like these from the Chef, we need him in that Wu-Block state of mind with Ghostface. MORE ON HIP-HOP WIRED! • Work Hard, Play Hard: 10 Rappers Who Went To College On Sports Scholarships • Thug Life: […]

The King Of Pop was immortalized at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood and Justin Bieber was also on hand and sang tribute to the Michael Jackson. Peep the footage which also included appearances from his family, Quincy Jones and Chris Tucker. http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=203&width=701&height=395&hasCompanion=false&shuffle=0&playList=517256767