by Tamara Palmer onMarch 10, 2013
Way back when, MTV didn't embrace black pop music. Exactly 30 years ago, that stopped being an option.
by Aisha I. Jefferson onFebruary 20, 2013
Black Academy Awards Series: Two-time nominee Siedah Garrett on songwriting and her kinship with Jackson.
February 19, 2013
"That was all thanks to my dad. He raised me right," the 16-year-old Prince says about his maturity. Do you think this musical heir is ready to handle the public eye?
February 1, 2013
Hopefully, redefining terms makes Michael Jackson's dad feel better about how he treated his children.
by Celeste Little onJanuary 16, 2013
The Root Recommends: A video collection of the animated '70s series featuring Michael and his brothers.
by Lawrence D. Bobo onDecember 30, 2012
From Obama's debates to a Spike Lee joint, these achievements made this year memorable.
by Randall Sullivan onNovember 30, 2012
An excerpt from Untouchable traces the King of Pop's focus on music and his skin-color issues.
by Tamara Palmer onNovember 28, 2012
From its zombie dancers and star cameos, we recall the album on its 30th anniversary.
November 26, 2012
If you watched football instead of Bad: 25 on Thanksgiving, you're not alone. But critics loved the film.
November 23, 2012
The film director's documentary on the late King of Pop aired Thanksgiving night on ABC.
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