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The Official Michael Jackson Opus (Book)

Updated on November 6, 2014
The Official Michael Jackson Opus
The Official Michael Jackson Opus | Source

What Is The Official Michael Jackson Opus?

The Official Michael Jackson Opus is a magnificent book and collector's item dedicated to the life of the late Michael Jackson. Released on December 7, 2009, it features more than 300 pages of pictures that have never been seen before displayed with essays written by the friends and family of Michael Jackson. It is the only such publication that was authorized by Michael Jackson's estate and by Jackson himself.

Michael Jackson worked on this project just days before he died. He wanted to tell his story in a way that it has never been told, to make the definitive book. and in order to pull together such a massive project, Opus Media employed an unprecedented 20 people full time.

The CEO of Opus Media said, "We were delighted to be working with Michael Jackson on a project that was very dear to his heart. Sadly, his untimely death means that instead this special Official Opus will become a lasting tribute to his legacy as the King of Pop." On this page, learn a bit more about the Official Michael Jackson Opus and learn where you can buy your copy.

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Preview of The Michael Jackson Opus - Sometimes a picture (or a video) is worth a thousand words...

The Official Michael Jackson Opus is the ultimate testimony to Michael Jackson, the entertainer, the performer and the singer.

The Official Michael Jackson Opus Book
The Official Michael Jackson Opus Book | Source

How Big Is Michael Jackson's Opus?

Designed to impress and to become a sought after collector's item, The Official Michael Jackson Opus is an oversize, coffee-table style hand-bound leather book with 404 pages, each measuring 13 by 18 inches in size. The book weighs in at 26.5 pounds.

Who Wrote The Opus about Michael Jackson?

The Official Michael Jackson Opus features stories written by the likes of Smokey Robinson, Lionel Richie, Quincy Jones, Spike Lee, Sugar Ray Leonard, Shaquille O'Neal, Paula Abdul, Mike Tyson, David Foster, Jane Fonda, Olivia Newton-John, Dr. Jane Goodall and many more individuals who knew Michael Jackson.

What Pages Were Removed From The Michael Jackson Opus? - In response to the cry, "these pages aren't in my copy of the book!"

The Official Michael Jackson Opus Title Page
The Official Michael Jackson Opus Title Page

Contrary to rumours, there was only one version of this book made. No book will contain the fold out spread shown here because the editors thought it focused too much on Jackson's death and The Michael Jackson Opus was intended to be a celebration of Jackson's life.

According to The Telegraph, the first five copies of this book (autographed by celebrities like Liz Taylor, Diana Ross, Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones and P Diddy) were expected to be auctioned with the proceeds going to Michael Jackson's charity interests.

The Official Michael Jackson Opus is sold out on the official site. However, it is still available from some sellers on eBay and

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Sometimes, shopping on eBay can save you a few dollars, even on the Opus Michael Jackson...

© 2010 Treasures By Brenda

Would you like a peek at the The Official Michael Jackson Opus? - Or maybe you have already seen it. If so, make sure to tell us what you thought of it.

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      9 years ago

      Michael Jackson fans will love this book - what a super gift for an MJ fan!

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      9 years ago

      Brenda you can just feel from the way you have crafted this page, that you are a genuine Michael Jackson fan writing for genuine Michael Jackson fans :)

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      Dianne Loomos 

      9 years ago

      I have not seen the Official Michael Jackson Opus but I'd like to get a peek at it someday.


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