WBLS To Feature Special Michael Jackson Tribute
June 24, 2010 at 10:10 AM (PT)
INNER CITY BROADCASTING CORP. (ICBC) Urban AC WBLS/NEW YORK will commemorate the life and accomplishments of international pop icon and superstar MICHAEL JACKSON starting FRIDAY (JUNE 25th) at 6a through SUNDAY (JUNE 27th) at 8p. The tribute will begin FRIDAY with the syndicated STEVE HARVEY MORNING SHOW and continue through the weekend. In addition, WBLS will air exclusive audio to include archived on-air interviews with MICHAEL along with live concerts, countdowns, mixes and special tributes from listeners, artists, celebrities and special guests.
FRIDAY, (JUNE 25th) at 4:30 p WBLS will join with REV. AL SHARPTON on the plaza of THE HARLEM STATE OFFICE BUILDING AT 125th St. and ADAM CLAYTON POWELL JR. BLVD in HARLEM for a special JACKSON memorial celebration for which they will also provide the music.
"This year was one of the hardest for music fans to grasp,” said WBLS OM SKIP DILLARD. “The good news is MICHAEL JACKSON’s music and contributions to the world are more appreciated than ever. Even in death he continues to inspire, motivate and move us like few other artists in history.”