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MICHAEL JACKSON AND THE MARKETING OF BLACK POP

Industry “Image building” in the ’80 and the success of Prince, Ray Parker Jr., and Michael Jackson.

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Michael Jackson & Sony Dis-Agreements

When Michael Jackson appeared at the National Action Network in Harlem with Al Sharpton’s on July 6, 2002 , he blamed and described the recording industry as racist. He denounced the injustice against artists, dead and alive. Tabloids jumped immediately on MJ and there was no shortage of media coverage of the outburst, which spectacularly backfired […]

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