Michael Jackson: "Xscape" - The new album "King of Pop"
with "Xscape" published Epic Records in collaboration with the Michael Jackson Estate is actually a new Michael Jackson album - almost five years after the death of the King of Pop. LA Reid received full access to Michael-Jackson-archives that contain all voice recordings of the last 40 years as head of Epic Records. Reid was then the curator of a final list of shots that were selected for this album. these recordings were handed over to producers like Timbaland, Rodney Jerkins, Stargate, Jerome "JROC" Harmon and John McClain. The restriction was the reworking of the songs towards a fresh, modern sounds, which in any case the artistic integrity of Michael Jackson had to be preserved. The music of Michael Jackson should be transferred to the present time -. Quite as Michael himself would have done it eventually, he would have published the songs today "Xscape" was posted on 09/05/2014 on CD and as a deluxe edition with CD and DVD published, containing the original versions and documentation in addition to the new tracks. In addition, the album will be released as a vinyl LP. The CD contains eight new tracks that will be heard for the first time on this album.