Forbes: Michael Jackson Earned $400 Million This Year

Published: Wednesday 31st Oct 2018 by Sam

That King Of Pop reign just won’t let up!

Michael Jackson may no longer be here in the physical, but his impact is ever-enduring. And, per Forbes, there are receipts to prove it.

Because for another successive year, MJ has been named the highest earning deceased celebrity.

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Per the publication, Jackson’s Estate accrued a whopping $400 million over the last year.

MJ’s wins are mostly linked to the sale of his stake in EMI Music Publishing. While the rest of the tally is made up by additional returns from his Mijac Music catalogue, a new record deal with Sony, and TV projects such as CBS special ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween.’ First screening last year, the  which returned for another annual screening last week.

Speaking on the posthumous MJ wins, John Branca, the co-executor of his Estate said:

“You see Charlie Brown Christmas and Charlie Brown Thanksgiving every year, so now we’re looking to have Michael Jackson’s Halloween every year. We hope that it’ll become evergreen.”

The figure bring Jackson’s earnings to $2.4 billion in the decade since his 2009 death.

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  1. Jasmine Da Bi Asian NOT Trashmine or TROLLmine??‍♀️??‍♀️B October 31, 2018

    Cause he’s the greatest entertainer and largest pop star to ever roam this earth. On top of that to have your little sister be the greatest female entertainer as y’all both innovated the industry- there will never be another famous family to be so great

    • DanYiel Iman October 31, 2018

      I’m sorry Janet Jackson isn’t the best in her era a lot of artists out now sing circles around her!!??‍♂️

      • Brent Christopher October 31, 2018

        If there was no JANET JACKSON, there would be NONE of the female pop or r&b stars of present day. Janet’s raw creativity, songwriting, and overall artistry are unmatched.

      • Jasmine Da Bi Asian NOT Trashmine or TROLLmine??‍♀️??‍♀️B October 31, 2018

        @danyiel a lot of artists ousting Michael too.. but can they outperform her? Nope. Out innovate her? Nope.. out-originate her? Nope. You’re just pressed. Janet is THEE best of her era- PERIOD!

      • Brent Christopher October 31, 2018

        and furthermore, the artists out TODAY, are not of Janet’s era. Janet is in the 4th decade of her singing career and 5th of her acting performances. there are very FEW women who command the stage & screen effortlessly.

      • Jasmine Da Bi Asian NOT Trashmine or TROLLmine??‍♀️??‍♀️B October 31, 2018

        @Brent and none as good AND FIERCLY as Janet! Especially at 52 okurrrrrr!

      • Kevon October 31, 2018

        Your just stupid .. well if you wanna put it that way then let me put it this way … If it was not for Michael success there would be no Janet ..plane and simple

      • Jasmine Da Bi Asian NOT Trashmine or TROLLmine??‍♀️??‍♀️B October 31, 2018

        @Kevon if you’re going to call someone stupid, use the correct spelling. It’s ”you’re stupid” not “your stupid”. Michaels UBER success had nothing to do with Janet’s UBER success. Every single Jackson tried going solo, released singles and albums and tried starting a music career and only Michael and Janet succeeded. If it was “michaels success” that made Janet then Latoya, Reebie, Jackie, Marlon, Randy, Tito and Jermaine would have alllllll been successful because they all went solo. You don’t know ur music history. Janet is JANET.

      • G7Pat October 31, 2018

        Janet packs more artisty and sonic creativity in her performances more than anybody after her generation. She > ur fav

    • Keith November 1, 2018

      The Jackson Family legacy is unmatched. One day the world will realize that. I hope to see Jaafar, Austin Brown, 3T, and Billie Bodega have success for the current generation…

  2. Xoxo October 31, 2018

    B****!! I need to examine my life choices

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  4. Shontaka Laquita jackson November 2, 2018

    Legendary. Miss you Michael

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