The “Dancing Inmates” from Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC), a maximum security prison in the Philippines, were treated to a visit by Michael Jackson’s long-time choreographer Travis Payne and dancers Daniel Celebre and Dres Reid to learn performances from the late King of Pop’s ‘This Is It’ concert. Watch it via YouTube below.
Who’s Replacing Michael Jackson On ‘We Are The World’ Remake?
January 23, 2010 – Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie are planning a 25th anniversary remake of ‘We Are the World’ to raise money for Haiti, and ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ joked about who is being lined up to replace the late Michael on the single. The comedy clip via the ABC show’s YouTube channel has since been removed.
Death Certificate Says Michael Jackson’s Death Was A Homicide
January 10, 2010 – News of the World obtained a copy of Michael’s death certificate, indicating that the on August 31st, medical examiner Christopher Rogers ruled it a “homicide”. The King of Pop’s death was caused by “acute Propofol intoxication” due to an “intra-venous injection by another”, according to Rogers.
“We are all keeping our faith with the police. We want them to do this case properly and put away the man who we feel is responsible for Michael’s death,” a Jackson family source told the British tabloid.
News of the World incorrectly said that because of the homicide judgment, Jackson was “murdered.” While deaths caused by a another human being are defined as homicides, murder requires intent.
The document at newsoftheworld.co.uk has since been removed.
Jackson Tribute Ft. ‘This Is It’
December 14, 2009 – A Tribute to Michael Jackson featuring ‘This Is It’ has been posted at the late pop star’s YouTube. The video features commentary from director Spike Lee, the mayor of Michael’s hometown Gary, Indiana, a cousin, and a photojournalist. Watch it below.