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Sep 06, 2017

That new Michael Jackson album we told you yesterday might be coming out later this month? Yeah, it’s not really a new album. Instead it’s a compilation of “13 of his all-time most electrifying and danceable tracks,” as a press release describes it. More

Sep 05, 2017

Could a new Michael Jackson be coming out later this month? As Stereogum points out, the Twitter account for the late singer has posted a teaser video for a new Jackson release they are calling Scream,with a release date of September 29. More

Oct 06, 2015

Paul McCartney has shared a new remix of his hit 1983 duet with Michael Jackson, “Say Say Say,” via a new video he just posted to his Facebook page. The remix was partly done by Mark ‘Spike’ Stent and swaps the vocals so that Jackson sings the parts originally sung by McCartney and McCartney sings the parts originally sung by Jackson. More

May 14, 2014

Michael Jackson’s final album XSCAPE is now out in the wild. More

May 08, 2014

By now, you’ve probably made up your mind about Michael Jackson’s posthumous album XSCAPE. More

May 01, 2014

Sure we all appreciated Beck’s recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live. But things really started getting interesting after the cameras stopped rolling. More

Apr 09, 2014

On May 13, we’ll get our final Michael Jackson album, XSCAPE. More

Mar 31, 2014

On May 13 Michael Jackson will release his final album XSCAPE via Epic. More

Jamie Lidell, TV on the Radio, Of Montreal, Chuck D, and Others on Michael Jackson

Architecture in Helsinki, Superchunk, Pop Levi, Herbie Hancock also Comment on the King of Pop's Passing

Jun 26, 2009

Various musicians have either provided Under the Radar with quotes or issued general statements about the passing of Michael Jackson that we thought we’d share with you. Included are quotes or statements from Architecture in Helsinki, Chuck D, Jamie Lidell, Of Montreal, Pop Levi, TV on the Radio, Herbie Hancock, Superchunk, Snow Patrol, and others. More

Artist Tweets Remembering Michael Jackson

Twitter Posts from Tegan & Sara, Grizzly Bear, M.I.A., Coldplay, Lily Allen, Chris Walla, and Others

Jun 26, 2009

We’ve pillaged the Twitter accounts of other active musicians to bring you their responses to Michael Jackson’s untimely death. Twitter Posts from Tegan & Sara, Grizzly Bear, M.I.A., Coldplay, Lily Allen, Chris Walla, Duran Duran, Clinic, Faunts, Amanda Palmer, Passion Pit, Blur, The Dandy Warhols, Islands, The Teenagers, The Streets, and others. More

Michael Jackson Dies

King of Pop Pronounced Dead in Los Angeles Hospital

Jun 25, 2009

The Los Angeles Times and various other news outlets are reporting that Michael Jackson has passed away today. At around 12:26 PM Pacific Time today paramedics arrived at Jackson’s home to find him not breathing and suffering from cardiac arrest. He was rushed to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in a deep coma and has now been pronounced dead. More