Epic Records and Michael Jackson
estate have officially announced the release of late King of Pop
's new posthumous release "Xscape
Consisting of eight previously unreleased songs, the record is scheduled for May 13 release featuring Timbaland
in charge of the production duties."Michael left behind some musical performances that we take great pride in presenting through the vision of music producers that he either worked directly with or expressed strong desire to work with,"
Epic Records CEO L.A. Reid
stated (via Billboard
). "We are extremely proud and honored to present this music to the world."
You can pre-order the album's deluxe or standard edition starting today (April 1) via iTunes
Apart from Timbaland, additional production work was done by Rodney Jerkins
, Jerome "Jroc" Harmon
and John McClain
. More info should drop soon, you can check out the front cover below.