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Originally posted 08/16/2014 12:10PM
It was an emotional week for PEOPLE readers, who celebrated new life while mourning the staggering loss of a Hollywood icon whose tragic death shook the nation.
Originally posted 08/07/2014 06:10PM
Five years after his sudden passing, Michael Jackson is being accused of sexual abuse by a man who claims he was molested as a child by the superstar.
Originally posted 07/07/2014 02:15PM
Just add milk?
Originally posted 06/25/2014 04:45PM
Chances are there were a lot of people listening to Michael Jackson's songs on Wednesday, the fifth anniversary of his death. But his sister La Toya would like fans to remember more than his moonwalking and music.
Originally posted 06/25/2014 12:50PM
Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr It's been five years to the day since Michael Jackson died. And it's no small feat to measure Jackson's impact and legacy – or extricate them from his life's strange second act.
Originally posted 06/25/2014 08:30AM
It's been five years since the King of Pop passed away, and like the medieval regents of old, the years after his death have seen his kingdom divided up between a number of warring claimants.
But the former king's influence is still felt all across the pop-music landscape. Below, read just 13 ways Michael Jackson's legacy is still with fans today.
Originally posted 06/20/2014 03:00PM
Close your eyes and imagine a simpler time: 20 years ago, when there were only 60 channels on cable TV and no such thing as an iPhone, or an iPad, or an iAnything. It's the summer of 1994, emojis are an unknown entity, and Butterfinger BBs are plentiful. Sheryl Crow is spinning on your walkman, and life is good.
Originally posted 05/26/2014 03:30PM
Nearly five years after his death, Michael Jackson continues to thrill his fans. The King of Pop recently released the posthumous album Xscape, with the hit single "Love Never Felt So Good," and performed as a hologram at the Billboard Music Awards. And now, it's the anniversary of one of Jackson's biggest surprises.
Originally posted 05/22/2014 11:30AM
It was more like a dance routine, from a movie scene.
We didn't know who this kid was, but we knew he was the one, who would dance, on the floor, in the round.
And he came number one, when he danced, on the floor, in the round.
He's Brett Nichols, a Cali teen,
And he caused a scene.
The school talent show was where he was seen being the one,
Who would dance, on the floor, in the round.
Originally posted 05/19/2014 07:30PM
The image of Michael Jackson that moonwalked across the stage during Sunday's Billboard Music Awards can be called thrilling, memorable and cutting-edge – but it can't be called a hologram.
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