The self-styled King Of Pop celebrates 30 years as a solo performer with a host of very special guests...

MICHAEL JACKSON is to perform a massive show at MADISON SQUARE GARDEN in NEW YORK to mark the 30th anniversary of his solo career.

According to US reports, the show, called ‘Michael Jackson: The Solo Years 30th Anniversary Celebration’ takes place on September 7 and will include a reunion with the Jackson 5, and guest appearances from Britney Spears, Whitney Houston , Jill Scott and *N Sync.

It is anticipated that Jackson will duet with both Houston and Spears, as well as performing material from his long-awaited solo album, tentatively due for release later in the year. With the Jackson 5, it is anticipated the group will perform a medley of their greatest hits.

Speaking in a statement about the show, Jackson said: “I am very excited to celebrate my 30th anniversary as a solo artist with such a distinguished array of talent, friends and fans. I look forward to performing live and reuniting with my brothers on this special night.”