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
3.13.19
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
3.13.19
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
News of Zealand

Heaps of NZ Radio Stations Are Boycotting Michael Jackson’s Music

The move follows the release of ‘Leaving Neverland’ which revealed new child abuse allegations.
Zoe Madden-Smith
3.6.19
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
3.5.19
Culture

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

In the lead up to the premiere of the documentary this weekend, Jackson fans were ramping up their attempts to discredit the film.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
3.1.19
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
Film

Everything We Know About the Controversial New Michael Jackson Documentary

'Leaving Neverland' has already sparked divided reactions and still has a complicated story to tell.
Taylor Hosking
1.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Conspiracy Theory About Michael Jackson Composing Music for 'Sonic 3' Is Actually Probably True

The King of Pop actually wrote the soundtrack to the 1994 Sega Genesis game according to a Huffington Post feature.
River Donaghey
8.30.18
Interviews

The Man Behind Rock Music's Most Iconic Photos Discusses His Process

Up-and-coming shooter Elijah Dominique interviews Neal Preston, a photographer who has shot timeless photos of everyone from Led Zeppelin and Bob Marley to Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson.
Elijah Dominique
11.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bill Cosby Is Heading Back to Court in April

Cosby's retrial finally has a court date after being postponed for his new legal team, led by Michael Jackson's former defense attorney Tom Mesereau.
Drew Schwartz
9.15.17
Garage Magazine

Blade Runner's Designer on Creating the Future

Designer Syd Mead on the cult of Blade Runner and the Michael Jackson theme park that never came true.
Syd Mead
6.6.17