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# Michael Jackson

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# Knockdown price
Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch sells for fraction of original $100 million asking price
A billionaire businessman purchased the property.
# leaving neverland
Michael Jackson fan clubs sue two alleged victims over HBO documentary in France
The legal action in the French city of Orleans targets Wade Robson (36) and James Safechuck (41).
# leaving neverland
Barbra Streisand 'profoundly sorry' for comments about Michael Jackson's accusers
Allegations about the late singer have surfaced in the documentary Leaving Neverland.
# Cancelled
Michael Jackson tribute show cancels Irish tour following abuse allegations against late singer
The ‘Michael Jackson HIStory Show’ was scheduled for four dates in Ireland in May.
# Your Say
Poll: Will you still listen to Michael Jackson's music following the allegations made against him?
A new documentary has featured the stories of two men who said the singer abused them when they were children.
# Allegations
The Simpsons pulls Michael Jackson episode in wake of documentary on alleged abuse
The decision comes after allegations about the singer, which are detailed in a new four-hour documentary.
# leaving neverland
'Deeply suspicious': Sam Smyth and Eamon Dunphy wrote concerned letter to Jackson accuser in 1988
Smyth recalled covering the singer’s visit to Cork as part of the ‘Bad’ tour.
# leaving neverland
RTÉ won't be playlisting Michael Jackson as it could be insensitive to listeners
This is due to allegations about the famed singer, which are detailed in a new four-hour documentary.
# today SOR
Michael Jackson's nephew defends his uncle ahead of documentary on alleged abuse
The first part of Leaving Neverland airs on Channel 4 tonight at 9pm.
# Ryan Tubridy
Ryan Tubridy, Louis Theroux and countless others will stop playing Michael Jackson's music now, but will you?
Leaving Neverland airs on Channel 4 tonight at 9pm.
# leaving neverland
Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch back on market at steep discount
The ranch in California is available for a mere $31 million…
# Michael Jackson
'There's no longer any doubt at all': Critics say the new Michael Jackson documentary is deeply disturbing
HBO and Channel 4 produced a four-hour-long documentary on the allegations against the singer.
# post malone
You can review Post Malone's artistry without putting his looks under scrutiny, you know
No need.
# Smith vs Jackson
Twitter has a lot to say about Sam Smith revealing he doesn't like Michael Jackson
Yeah, that didn’t go down well.
# Michael Jackson
Joe Jackson, father of Michael Jackson, has died
He had pancreatic cancer.
# beat(yard) it
The Jacksons to perform in Ireland this summer
Tito, Jackie, Marlon and Jermaine will perform at the Beatyard Festival in Dun Laoghaire.
Zac Efron told Graham Norton a very heartwarming story about the time that he made Michael Jackson cry
This is going to hit you right in the hangover feelings.
# Forbes
Michael Jackson named top earning dead celebrity with $75 million
The singer and performer’s post-mortem empire has topped the list for the fifth year in a row.
# de park
From JBM to Wacko Jacko to Eubank, relive the colourful history of Páirc Uí Chaoimh
TG4 will air a fascinating documentary tonight.
# rock with you
Producer Quincy Jones wins €8 million in damages from Michael Jackson's estate
A lawyer representing Jackson’s estate said: “This is a grab for money that Mr Jones isn’t entitled to”.
# Love and Marriage
8 completely WTF celebrity marriages that we still remember fondly
Britney and K-Fed <3
# Sky Arts
Sky has pulled the Michael Jackson programme after complaints
A petition to boycott the episode had been signed by more than 20,000 people.
# shamone
Joseph Fiennes is playing Michael Jackson in a TV show, and everyone is suitably horrified
What fresh hell is this?
The man who wrote 'Thriller' (and many more) has died
British songwriter Rod Temperton passed away after a “brief, aggressive battle with cancer”.
# swanky
In pictures: Michael Jackson's former Las Vegas villa is a place of beauty
The opulence of the villa is fairly staggering.
The 10 celebrities making the most money long after they've gone
Michael Jackson is the top earner, making over €100 million last year.
# black or white
This white man is set to play Michael Jackson in a movie...
And the internet is not one bit happy. English actor Joseph Fiennes, of Shakespeare in Love fame, is set to play the King of Pop in a one-off Sky Arts drama.
# black or white
Joesph Fiennes has been cast as Michael Jackson in a movie, and the internet is up in a heap
# nailed it
This Irish trad musician's cover of Thriller using just fiddles is so good
# wacko behaviour
Who's bad? Michael Jackson fans are fighting among themselves for control of a shrine
The conflict has been described locally as a “guerrilla war fuelled by a lot of prosecco”.
# how the other half live
Michael Jackson's iconic Neverland Ranch up for grabs (for $100m, if you have it)
The property still boasts two lakes and a train station, but the amusement park is now gone.
# record store day
28 classic albums every twentysomething should know
An eclectic mix.
# hank scorpio
11 of the most surprising celebrity cameos on The Simpsons
Including THAT Johnny Cash cameo.
# MJ Mort
Mayo, Michael Jackson and Mortimer - the story of the 2009 Connacht final celebration
In an extract from his new book, ex-Mayo player Conor Mortimer on his famous celebration from the 2009 clash.
# stereo kicks
Some hero invaded the stage on the X Factor last night
Stereo Kicks briefly became a nine-piece, and it was wonderful.
# dance battle
This dance-off between a Mormon missionary and Michael Jackson impersonator is solid gold
This Mormon’s got moves.
# Take a Break
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# bottle song
Lads perform Billie Jean using only beer bottles... and it's actually quite good
Fine set of lungs on them all the same.
# Thriller
A Michael Jackson hologram performed at the Billboard awards and freaked everyone out
We are deeply uncomfortable.
# stayin alive
This Spotify playlist could help to save a life, says the Irish Heart Foundation
And yes, Stayin’ Alive really is on it.