Tag: 2009

MICHAEL JACKSON obituary – Evening Standard, June 26 2009

Over the years we have all compared pictures of the full-cheeked, afro-haired 11-year old at the front of the Jackson 5 to the ghostly, scalpel-altered curiosity who came much later. During a pop career that lasted from four to 50, Michael Jackson’s music underwent an equally radical transformation. Spinning and wailing in unison with his brothers in the early Seventies… Read more →

Britney Spears, O2 Arena – Evening Standard, June 2009

Britney Spears O2 Arena   David Smyth   3***   Michael Jackson isn’t the only singer we should be surprised to see at the O2 this summer. Britney Spears has risen from a shocking descent of her own to arrive in London for her first concerts in five years. Her Circus Tour has already passed through America for two months… Read more →