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A Leaked Michael Jackson Song Spreads Like Wildfire

Michael Jackson's posthumus album XSCAPE

There are certain cases where piracy is understood as simply stealing intellectual property. But, there are other cases where a simple leak of a product gives the world at large just enough time to view it before being taken down. The media appear to play a key role in spreading the content, while users soak up the results. Read on for more, and a rundown of what happened.

If it weren’t a brilliant marketing strategy, it might be illegal. This kind of grey area seems to be occurring more and more online. ┬áIs this a form of piracy unto itself? This is perhaps a valid question. Go check out Film Cooler for a rundown of how many different sites played a part in spreading Xscape from Michael Jackson.