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October 29, 2010

1982 – Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson release “Girl is Mine”. 1984 – The Jacksons perform Victory tour at Fulton County Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia [USA] attending 31,000. 1991 – Michael & Bruce Swedien complete the mixing of the Dangerous album in Los Angeles. 1993 – Michael performs at Azteca Stadium in Mexico City [Mexico] […]

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September 22, 2010

1974 – The Jackson 5 perform Life Of The Party at the Sonny Comedy Revue. 1977 – In the September 22, 1977 issue of Jet magazine, Michael gave an interview to deny a slew of rumors. Now a young adult, Michael’s private life was open to speculation in the press. It wasn’t long before strange […]

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September 19, 2010

1987 – I Just Can’t Stop Loving You, Michael’s first single off BAD album hit #1 on US Hot 100 and R&B charts holding its position for one week and remains on the charts for fourteen weeks. The single will also rise to number 1 on the Black singles chart. ‘Bad’ the second single from […]

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August 16, 2010

1969 – Motown star Diana Ross officially introduced the Jackson 5 to the press in August 1969, also presented them at the Forum, when the J5 opened for the Supremes – the photo above is from that show. She hosted the variety show Hollywood Palace when the J5 made their national TV debut in October. […]

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August 4, 2010

1981 – The Jacksons perform Triumph tour at Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, U.S. 1984 – The Jacksons perform Victory tour at Madison Square Garden, New York City, NY attending 17,000. Lisa Robinson on Michael: “I took Van Halen lead singer David Lee Roth to see the show at Madison Square Garden, and we met Michael in […]

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July 28, 2010

1979 – Michael released the first single from the forthcoming album; “Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough”. The song was solely written by Michael and featured a spoken intro, a surprising falsetto voice and amazing percussion by Michael and his brother Randy. The song was released with a bright music video that featured Michael dancing […]

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July 27, 2010

1987 – “I Just Can’t Stop Loving You” Michael’s duet with Siedah Garrett was released as the first single from the Bad album. The balled written & composed by Michael, traveled to #1 on the US, UK & European charts, including Belgium, Denmark, Netherland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Spain. The song became the 1st of five […]

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July 25, 2010

1971 – The Jackson 5ive perform at Detroit Olympia Stadium. 1973 – The Jackson 5ive perform at Chicago International Amphteathre. 1992 – Michael perform to a 40,000 fans at a concert in Lansdowne Road sports stadium (Dublin, Ireland), during the first leg of his Dangerous World Tour. While on tour he announces a donation of […]

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July 23, 2010

1968 – While playing alongside Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers at Chicago’s Regal Theater during the summer of 1968, Taylor arranged for the Jackson Five to audition for Motown executives Suzanne DePasse and Ralph Seltzer, and other company staff. On July 23, 1968, at around 10 a.m., the band’s audition in Detroit was videotaped and […]

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July 23, 2010

1968 – The Jackson 5 give an audition to Motown at the Hittsville Studio in Detroit. On July 23, 1968, at around 10 a.m., the band’s audition in Detroit was videotaped. Although the record company’s president, Berry Gordy, was not present, several members of Motown’s creative department were there to witness. After performing an impressive […]