Michael Jackson

Music

We Asked Wedding DJs How They Feel About Playing Michael Jackson's Music

“If some of us don’t take a stand as professionals, we’re kind of enabling him.”
Noel Ransome
3.14.19
tv

‘The Simpsons’ Showrunner Thinks Michael Jackson’s Episode Aided His Alleged Crimes

After pulling a famous 1991 episode featuring Jackson's voice last week, showrunner Al Jean now says the episode itself had a "false purpose."
Taylor Hosking
3.14.19
Op-Ed

'Leaving Neverland' and the Complex Process of Revising Your Memories

Learning of a loved one’s sexual violence can feel akin to betrayal, as I was reminded by HBO's documentary about Michael Jackson.
Lydia Mack
3.12.19
Neverland

Radio Stations Are Divided About Banning Michael Jackson

Major radio networks from Canada to New Zealand are pulling him off the airwaves while other stations are refusing to or keeping quiet.
Taylor Hosking
3.7.19
Essays

'Leaving Neverland' Is a Reckoning for Michael Jackson Fans

The HBO documentary asks viewers to bear witness to the allegations of abuse against the late pop star.
Ann-Derrick Gaillot
3.4.19
Culture

Michael Jackson Stans React to 'Leaving Neverland' with Bus Ads and Death Threats

In the lead up to the premiere of the documentary, Jackson fans were ramping up their attempts to discredit the film.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
3.3.19
Culture

'He Was a Sexual Predator' Says Director of New Michael Jackson Doc

Dan Reed, director of 'Leaving Neverland,' spoke to us about his new film, which details allegations of sexual misconduct against the king of pop.
Josiah Hesse
2.20.19
Noisey News

Director Stands By Film Detailing Michael Jackson Sexual Abuse Allegations

‘Leaving Neverland’ premiered at Sundance this week detailing new allegations against Michael Jackson. The singer’s estate is calling it “tabloid character assassination.”
Kristin Corry
1.29.19
Noisey News

Cardi B's Super Bowl Pepsi Ad Is Kind of a Big Deal

A teaser of the ad surfaced online and it screams money moves. But, Pepsi is still sponsoring the halftime show. Does that distract from Cardi's choice not to support the NFL?
Kristin Corry
1.24.19
Premieres

Arin Ray Makes Arguments Feel Like Poetry in the Video for "Damn"

The Cincinnati native is blending R&B, hip-hop, and jazz on his debut album 'Platinum Fire.'
Kristin Corry
11.7.18
Noisey News

Drake Has Broken Another One of The Beatles' Records

Sucked in, McCartney!
Shaad D’Souza
7.10.18
Stream This

Listen to Drake's New Album 'Scorpion', Feat JAY-Z, Michael Jackson, More

Drake's new record is here. After half-a-year of promo, you can finally listen to 'Scorpion'.
Shaad D’Souza
6.29.18
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