designboom was actually in LA and took this picture on the same day, before michael jackson’s death was made public. ‘the king of pop’ died aged 50 after a cardiac arrest at his LA home, USA, 25 june 2009 image © designboom

michael jackson christian audigier clothing line michael jackson and christian audigier

michael jackson was in the process of designing a clothing collection with french fashion guru christian audigier before his untimely death last week. referring to the comeback shows michael was due to perform in london this month, christian explained : ‘I was working on merchandising with him and launching a new line of clothes, which was actually michael’s dream. it was based on various types of merchandising on different products, also accessories. what he wanted from me was the t-shirts and the hoodies and the caps.’