Giant diamond crown installed on the Southbank to celebrate Michael Jackson’s 60th birthday

Michael Jackson’s Diamond Birthday: London’s Spectacular Tribute

Sony Music in collaboration with The Estate of Michael Jackson are inviting fans to celebrate the King Of Pop’s Diamond Birthday Celebration on Wednesday August 29, with the installation of a giant jewelled crown at London’s iconic Southbank for one day only on what would have been the superstar’s birthday. Drawing on elements of Michael’s signature style and true to his larger-than-life persona, the sculpture will stand at 13ft. tall and will be a must-visit sight for music fans during this limited time. Celebrations will also be taking place from Las Vegas, honouring the legendary performer and his continued importance and influence in music today.

Michael Jackson is one of the most beloved entertainers and profoundly influential artists of all-time. To date Michael Jackson has sold 1 billion records worldwide, released 13 No.1 singles and become one of a handful of artists to be inducted twice into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Guinness Book of World Records recognised Michael Jackson as the Most Successful Entertainer of All Time. Michael Jackson’s sound, style and dance moves continue to inspire today’s performers and with new generations of fans worldwide continue to discover his artistry today. With current huge artists like Drake featuring Michael Jackson’s vocal on his current hit album, the King Of Pop is still as relevant today as he ever was.