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Michael Jackson’s THRILLER in the top 10 best US Vinyl sales

January 4, 2018 • By

The biggest album of all time is again in the to 10 of the US Vinyl sales!

No surprise there with the surge of collecting vinyl again – a second life for the old music format. The sales might also be explained by the resent new Estate project “SCREAM” album which put back “THRILLER” in the news with THRILLER 3D and the different album launches across the globe.

TOP 10 SELLING VINYL ALBUMS OF 2017 IN U.S.
Rank Artist, Title Sales
1 The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 72,000
2 The Beatles, Abbey Road 66,000
3 Soundtrack, Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1 62,000
4 Ed Sheeran, ÷ (Divide) 62,000
5 Amy Winehouse, Back to Black 58,000
6 Prince and the Revolution, Purple Rain (Soundtrack) 58,000
7 Bob Marley and The Wailers, Legend: The Best Of… 49,000
8 Pink Floyd, The Dark Side of the Moon 54,000
9 Soundtrack, La La Land 49,000
10 Michael Jackson, Thriller 49,000
Source: Nielsen Music, for the tracking period Dec. 30, 2016 through Dec. 28, 2017.

Cassettes are also having a second life with new albums being released slowly so hoping for Sony and the Estate to re-release Michael Jackson albums in this format! Who knows! read more

News

“Scream” gets a video for the new remix!

October 12, 2017 • By

The Michael Jackson Estate has just released a new video for the remix which is on the new compilation album “Scream”: “Blood On The Dance Floor X Dangerous (The White Panda Mash-Up)”

The video includes sharp images from “GHOSTS”, “Blood On The Dance Floor”, “You Rock My World”, “Black or White” and “Leave Me Alone”!

Have a look:

Music video by Michael Jackson performing Blood On The Dance Floor X Dangerous (The White Panda Mash-Up). (C) 2017 MJJ Productions Inc read more

Charts, News

“Scream” hits the Charts

October 11, 2017 • By
 

Michael Jackson SCREAM, a collection of 13 of his all-time most electrifying and danceable tracks including Thriller, Dangerous, Blood On The Dance, Floor, Ghosts, Torture, and Dirty Diana, debuted on the album charts at #3 on Current and Overall Pop and #3 on Current and Overall R&B and #8 and #10 for Physical and Overall Album sales, respectively. It also debuted in the top 10 landing at #9 in the UK.

SCREAM is the essential playlist for the Michael Jackson takeover of Halloween, which also includes Michael Jackson’s Halloween, an animated special which premiered at Comic Con last week, and will have its official premiere on October 27 on CBS. read more

Events, MJ EVENT, News

Grevin Museum in Seoul to go Halloween with Michael Jackson

October 10, 2017 • By

From the 14th to 31st of October, Grevin Museum Seoul will offer Halloween activities around Michael Jackson wax work! Including tips to carve Pumpkins, face make up, and celebration of “Scream”!

Halloween, here we come!!!

For more information and tickets, CLICK HERE

Charts, News

Scream album debuts at Number 9 in the UK

October 6, 2017 • By

It’s Friday! Which means it’s chart time! and this week, Michael features not once, but twice on the UK top 100 albums.

Scream, the new collection of previously released material makes its official debut at Number 9 marking Michael’s 18th UK top 10 album release (this includes Greatest Hits packages from both Epic and Motown).

Elsewhere in Europe (whilst we await results), Scream did not fare so well, reaching 47 in Germany and 38 in Italy; two countries where all Michael releases, including Greatest Hits usually do a lot better. read more