Brando To Fete Michael Jackson

By | July 12, 2001 at 12:00 AM

Marlon Brando will make a special presentation to Michael Jackson at a Sept. 7 tribute concert at Madison Square Garden.

Brando and Jackson have been friends for more than 20 years, event organizers said.

A second concert is set for Sept. 10.

Jackson is scheduled to perform music from his upcoming album, “Invincible,” at both concerts, which will mark his 30-year solo recording career.

Organizers have tapped a “who’s who” of entertainers to pay tribute to the 42-year-old singer, including ‘N Sync, Whitney Houston, Quincy Jones, Britney Spears and Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott.

The event will be filmed for a two-hour prime-time special for CBS to air during the 2001-2002 season.

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