The King of Pop: THIS IS IT! – July ’09 in London
"This is it. This is it," Jackson said, as the fans screamed. "These
will be my final shows, performances, in London. This is it. And when I
say this is it, I mean this is it. "This is really it. This is the final curtain call, OK? See you in July."
"THIS IS IT" HISTORY IN THE MAKING AS THE KING OF POP MICHAEL
JACKSON PERFORMS IN LONDON FOR THE LAST TIME 10 shows at The O2 arena
in London starting 8 July
The King of Pop returns to reign over London this summer.
Michael Jackson has announced today that he is returning to the
stage for a historic 10 shows at The O2 arena performing in London for
the last time. The King of Pop performs his greatest hits for the event
of the summer, the concerts of 2009 and the decade’s hottest gigs. This
really is ‘It‘!
One of the most eagerly awaited returns to the stage of all time,
Michael Jackson has not played a series of concerts since he last
toured 12 years ago. These dramatic shows promise an explosive return
with a band of the highest calibre, state-of-the-art stage show and
incredible surprise support acts.
"I am coming to London to play the songs my fans want to hear." –
Opening with 10 nights at The O2 arena on July 8th. Ticket price £75 / £65 / £50 + booking fees.
"We are delighted to facilitate the return of The King of Pop, long
may he reign! Michael at The 02 this summer will surely be the
highlight of the musical year. When Michael Jackson performs, the eyes
of the World will be watching. Look out for an International flavour to
the audience, as this will be his only concerts in the WORLD this
year!" – Rob Hallett, President International Touring, AEG Live.
Starting today visit www.MichaelJacksonLive.com or text ‘MJ’ to 81707 for your chance to join the presale. Text costs 10p to 12p dependent on network. UK only.
Tickets go on sale to the public at 7am Friday, 13 March.
An exclusive new Michael Jackson video showcasing his electric
performances over the years will make a record breaking debut on
Sunday, 8 March at 9.30pm on ITV. Michael Jackson will be the only
artist ever to take over an entire ad break.
One of the world’s most popular entertainers Michael Jackson has
sold over 750 million units worldwide and is one of very few artists to
be inducted twice into the US Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Guinness
Book of World Records has recognised Michael Jackson as the Most
Successful Entertainer of All Time and Thriller as The Biggest Selling
Album of All Time. Jackson won 13 Grammy Awards and received the
American Music Award’s Artist of the Century Award.