Across the pond, thousands of devoted MJ fans will be flocking to Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales for the Michael Forever tribute concert. The rest of us regular fans can catch the concert online…on Facebook. Facebook subsidiary, Milyoni has partnered with Ridegeline Entertain to broadcast the first ever global pay-per-view program to be on the social media giant. Rather than pay anywhere from $85 to $375 for a ticket to the concert, you can enjoy the show from your laptop for an affordable $3.99 in advance (or 40 facebook credits if you’ve played enough Farmville) or $4.99 if you decide to catch the show on the day of. The show’s lineup includes: 3T (Tito Jackson’s three sons), Alexandra Burke, Alien Ant Farm, Beyonce, The Black Eyes Peas, CeeLo Green, Christina Aguilera, Craig David, Diversity, Gladys Knigh, Jackson Brothers, JLS, Leona Lewis, Ne-Yo, Pixie Lott, Smokey Robinson, Hosted by Fearen Cotton & Jamie Foxx.
- Via Facebook: Live-stream of Michael Jackson tribute concert (zdnet.com)
- Michael Jackson Tribute Concert Streaming Live on Facebook Pay-Per-View (concorrence.wordpress.com)