Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Tag "Michael Jackson"

    Liberian honour for the most honourable man on planet earth

Liberian honour for the most honourable man on planet earth

When Michael Jackson released the Liberian Girl song in 1987, not many people on the world stage knew about Liberia. This was even more so in 1983 when the song was apparently written initially and recorded.In 1987, George Weah the country’s president was still playing for Invincible Eleven of Monrovia, the Tin Pot dictator Samuel Doe ruled Liberia, reducing the [...]

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    This is Obiang: Africa’s longest-serving leader who came to power in 1979

This is Obiang: Africa’s longest-serving leader who came to power in 1979

President Teodoro Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea completed his 36th year in the top job on Monday, having seized power from President Francisco Macias Nguema on August 3, 1979.In terms of longevity on the job, he is closely followed by Angolan president, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who became head of state a month after him.After seizing power from Nguema, who [...]

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    5 things to remember about Michael Jackson

5 things to remember about Michael Jackson

Wednesday June 25, 2014, made exactly five years that the world woke up to the shocking news of the death of pop star, Michael Jackson — a man whose musical career was so legendary that his public perception was bearing on immortality.Here are five things to remember about him: His childhood was difficultAs a child, Jackson suffered verbal and physical abuse [...]

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    Michael sings from the grave (ask Timberlake how)

Michael sings from the grave (ask Timberlake how)

 The first single from Michael Jackson's posthumous album will premiere at the iHeartRadio Awards on Thursday, ahead of the record’s release later this month."Love Never Felt So Good", originally written and recorded by Jackson in 1983, is the debut single for Xscape, released on May 13 by Epic Records in partnership with Jackson's estate.The song will be available for purchase [...]

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    Doctor convicted in Michael Jackson death denied latest appeal

Doctor convicted in Michael Jackson death denied latest appeal

The California Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to hear an appeal by Michael Jackson's personal physician, Conrad Murray, who was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the pop star's death.Murray was released from a Los Angeles jail in October, after serving two years but wants to clear his name.His attorney had asked the court to overturn his 2011 conviction on [...]

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