King Of Pop to play at the venue in August and September

Michael Jackson has added further dates to his forthcoming London O2 Arena residency.

The gig series kicks off on July 8 and ends on September 27, taking in 27 shows.

From 7am (GMT) today fans could join the pre-sale process at, with tickets set to go on general sale on Friday (March 13) at 7am.

It is rumoured that the star will add further dates soon. Furthermore insiders have hinted that Jackson will embark on a world tour following the London dates.

It has also been reported by The Sun that the singer will release a new single before the residency begins.

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