Michael Jackson passed away on June 25, 2009 from cardiac arrest. Hollywood has come out in force to support Michael Jackson family during this time of grief. Michael Jackson's global fan base is also expressing their sadness at the passing of King of Pop
Making for a much-awaited family talk show interview, Michael Jackson's family made an appearance on the Oprah Winfrey Show.
With Katherine and Joe on-hand along with Paris, Prince Michael and Blanket, the Jackson's touched on topics ranging from the release of a book about Michael to plastic surgery and how the King of Pop was as a father.
With the people over at Sony building up hype for a planned album of supposed new Michael Jackson material, the King of Pop's mother Katherine has just released a never-before-available song titled "Opis None".
The tune was taken from the archives of JacksonSecretVault.com, a company in which Mrs Jackson is a partner in the holdings of approximately 300 unreleased Michael songs along with video and memorabilia offerings.
Keeping up to date on the latest legal happenings, Joe and Katherine Jackson were side by side as they attended a hearing regarding Dr Conrad Murray's manslaughter case in Los Angeles, CA on Monday (August 23).
Joined by their son Randy, the parents of the late Michael Jackson made their way into the courtroom as the judge revealed that Dr Murray's preliminary hearing is to take place on January 4, 2011.
Making for quite the interestingly questionable depictions, US artist Dan Lacey has been busily creating a collection of nearly 70 Michael Jackson tribute paintings in the year since the singer's death.
Among the works are controversy-instigating nudes, as well works showing the King of Pop being pulled up by a representation of Jesus and a young Michael hanging with Tupac Shakur.