Kevin Mazur/WireImage We will finally learn the complete story of Michael Jackson‘s groundbreaking album, Thriller, in a forthcoming documentary. Billboard reports the doc is helmed by Sony Music Entertainment and will further celebrate the album’s 40th anniversary. Music historian Nelson George has been tapped to direct the film, which has already started production. “The release of Thriller redefined Michael Jackson,Read More →

ABC John Waite‘s smash “Missing You” is going to pop up in an unexpected place this week. The track, which hit #1 in 1984, is the featured song on Wednesday night’s episode of ABC’s The Goldbergs.  The sitcom, set in the ’80s, features one hit from that decade in each episode.Read More →

Virgin Records America New music from the legendary Janet Jackson is on the way.  In honor of the 25th anniversary of Jackson’s sixth studio album, The Velvet Rope, the five-time Grammy winner will release a deluxe version on October 7, the same day it was released in 1997. The two-part deluxe version will be comprisedRead More →

Columbia Records Mariah Carey has another major milestone to celebrate: her fifth studio album, Daydream, turned 27 on Monday. The singer celebrated the sweet anniversary on Twitter, writing, “Happy anniversary Daydream. My most bittersweet album.” Mariah encouraged fans to read her 2020 memoir, The Meaning of Mariah Carey, to learn why she believes that.  The GrammyRead More →

Live Nation/Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas is definitely in Rod Stewart‘s heart and in his soul: He’s just renewed his residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace for a 12th year. Dates for Rod Stewart: The Hits have been announced for 2023 and go on sale Friday, Oct. 7 at 10Read More →

Live Nation/ Penguin Random House U2‘s Bono will support his forthcoming memoir with a 14-city world tour that kicks off November in New York City. Bono’s memoir Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story will be released November 1. The first date of the tour is November 2 at New York’s BeaconRead More →

Showtime Documentary Films A notable omission from Nothing Compares, the new Showtime documentary about Sinéad O’Connor, is the singer’s smash hit recording of the Prince-penned “Nothing Compares 2 U.”  In fact, a message on the screen during the film reads, “The Prince estate denied use of Sinéad‘s recording of ‘Nothing ComparesRead More →

Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images Once again, Cher unexpectedly dropped in unannounced for a stint on Paris Fashion Week — this time for designer Rick Owens ET Canada reports the Oscar winner made another surprise appearance on Thursday night, but she wasn’t there to strut the runway as she had done theRead More →

Following reports that a deal was in the works, the Wall Street Journal now reports that Phil Collins, Tony Banks and Mike Rutherford — the most commercially successful lineup of Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Genesis — have sold their catalog for a huge payday. Concord Music Group isRead More →

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images 2022 still has a few more months to go, but Billy Joel’s already making plans for 2023. The Piano Man has announced that he’s headlining London’s annual British Summer Time Hyde Park festival on Friday, July 7. The gig is billed as his “only European appearance ofRead More →