Michael Jackson's Xscape Tops UK Albums Chart
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 05.18.2014
His 10th No. 1 album in the UK...
NME reports that Michael Jackson's posthumous album, Xscape topped the Official Albums Chart at No. 1 in the UK on May 18. This marks Jackson's 10th No. 1 album in the UK.
The album features eight unreleased songs from Jackson that were worked on by contemporary artists and producers, including Timbaland and Stargate. Executive producer LA Reid was granted unlimited access to four decades worth of Jackson's vocal material.
Jackson's Xscape finished ahead of The Black Keys, who had their highest ever charting UK album with Turn Blue at No. 2.