Today in MJJ HIStory
1984 – The Jacksons’ Victory Tour broke the record for concert ticket sales. The group surpassed the 1.1 million mark in only two months.
1992 – Michael Jackson performs Dangerous World Tour to a capacity audience of 60,000 in Frankfurt, Germany.
2008 – The fan-voted album King of Pop was released in Philippines and Hong Kong.
Philippines: Sony BMG Philippines and MYX Music Channel announced the Philippine release of the King of Pop. Filipino fans were asked to send their Top 10 all-time favorite Michael Jackson tracks via e-mail. This is the only version of the album to contain the single Gone Too Soon.
Hong Kong: On August 6, it was announced that Hong Kong joins the many countries worlwide to released a special version of ‘King Of Pop’, a limited 2 CD digi-pack pressing. Fans could vote for 10 of their favorite tracks on the web site of Sony BMG Hong Kong.