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Wacko Jacko Could Kick Ne-Yo to the Curb

3/7/2009 11:45 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Forget east coast, west coast beef -- Michael Jackson may be about to school Ne-Yo on pop star seniority.

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MJ just announced ten tour dates at the O2 arena in London -- but there's a huge problem. Ne-Yo is scheduled to perform on one of the same nights -- and he's not planning to budge. Ne-Yo's rep tells us, "There is currently no change whatsoever to Ne-Yo's performance at the O2 arena in July ... the show is going on as planned."

Jackson's tickets are set to go on sale to the public March 13 and they're surprisingly affordable -- ranging from $70-105, plus booking fees. Sources tell us that MJ's shows could expand to over twenty-plus shows depending on demand.

In other words, Ne-Yo should expect to have his concert sometime in September.

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Mr. A    

MJ IS THE KING OF POP!

2004 days ago
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Carl    

It is pretty obvious that if tickets to MJ's concerts sell well then Ne-Yo will get the boot. But if ticket sales fizzle he will get to keep the date.

2004 days ago
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toofastforyousux    

Will the crowd be little boys who park their big wheels outside???

2004 days ago
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tmz_fan    

I know who Jacko be but who this Ne-Yo? Someone is getting bumped... and it ain't MJ.

2004 days ago
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Jessica    

It better not happen, I have tickets to the Ne-yo concert for mybirthday. I was much rather watch Ne-yo then some washed up old saggy perv whose skin is falling off! I very much doubt MJ will even turn upto more then 2 of his concerts!

2004 days ago
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jtgalt    

who is ne-yo?

2004 days ago
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J    

Who the hell wants to see that big head ninja turtle looking man, Ne-Yo?
MJ is the king of Pop, stand down Ninja turtle.

2004 days ago
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blue pen    

They'll just move it to the next night - I mean Jackson isn't going to perform 10 straight nights in a row.

2004 days ago
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YA YA    

WACKO JACKO

2004 days ago
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[][] ScOut W. [][]    

Ne-yo blows! Go Whaco!

2004 days ago
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Nothingbettertodo    

I dont think they have the same target audiences, I think they'll both do fine.

2004 days ago
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Lyn    

In this photo, MJ's mouth look like Nadya Suleman's.

2004 days ago
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Jean    

Actually TMZ, over a million already pre-registered on MJ's site for tickets, which means Michael Jackson's shows will be COMPLETELY SOLD OUT 50 times over. O2 Arena only holds 20,000 people. Ne-Yo may have to wait until next year.

Michael Jackson's live site is getting 16,000 hits a minute.

2004 days ago
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Jean    

And another thing, since over a million already pre-registered for tickets for the Michael Jackson concerts, next week the O2 folks and MJ will announce an additional 10 dates. But because of so many people, MJ's shows may extend to 3 years.

2004 days ago
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iiRiiSH GiiRL    

go NE-YO i love you going to see u in IRELAND .XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

2004 days ago
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