Michael Jackson’s "A Place with No Name" premieres tonight on Twitter

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Music’s most-followed artists have long shared behind-the-scenes moments on and off stage, offering exclusives to their fans like concert tickets and first listens. Tonight on Twitter is no different, with fans around the world watching the Twitter premiere of the new video for “A Place with No Name,” the most recent single from @MichaelJackson’s chart-topping posthumous album “XSCAPE.”

At 10 p.m. ET, the Estate of @MichaelJackson and @Epic_Records used the @MichaelJackson account to debut the video — which features never-before-seen footage of The King of Pop — to more than 1.4 million followers across the globe.

Throughout the past year, there have been more than 6.4 million mentions of the late pop legend @MichaelJackson. To highlight his international Twitter following, we’ve created a global map that shows @MichaelJackson’s all-time top-tweeted songs.

Here’s a snapshot of the global conversation on Twitter around MJ’s classic, top-selling hits: