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California adds itself to list of Michael Jackson’s debtors with tiny tax fee sought Add the state of California to the list of those who claim Michael Jackson owes them money, but the debt isn’t exactly going to close the state’s budget gap. California’s tax board filed a creditor’s claim Wednesday against the late King … Continue reading California seeks tiny tax fee from Jackson estate

Sony and administrators for Michael Jackson’s estate confirmed Tuesday they signed a 250-million-dollar deal that will include releasing new music the pop icon was working on before his death. The landmark deal would give the entertainment giant distribution rights for all of Jackson’s material until 2017, a source close to the matter told AFP, adding the deal would … Continue reading Sony, Jackson estate ink 250-million-dollar deal

Sony in new music deal with Michael Jackson estate

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The King of Pop is dead; long live the King of Pop. That’s what Sony Music seemed to be saying after signing a $250 million 10-album deal for previously unreleased music and the catalog from the late Michael Jackson. The label, a unit of Sony Corp, is expected to release the first batch of new music … Continue reading Sony in new music deal with Michael Jackson estate