According to a report in the Sunday Times, BBC Radio 2 has “quietly dropped” Michael from their playlists ahead of the documentary that is going to be screened this week.
NME who also reported on the story, asked the BBC about not playing Michael’s music and were told;
“We consider each piece of music on its merits and decisions on what we play on different networks are always made with relevant audiences and context in mind.”
NME also reported that the last time one of Michael’s songs were played was on Saturday, February 23rd.
You can make contact Radio 2 via their website. They also have a complaints page.
There are telephone numbers listed on this complaints page.
03700 100 222
03700 100 212 (text-phone)
(These are 24 hour numbers and are charged as 01/02 numbers)
You can also write to the following address:
BBC Complaints PO Box 1922 Darlington DL3 0UR
Source: NME, Sunday Times & MJWN
‘The Jacksons’, ‘Goin’ Places’ & ‘Destiny’ will be released digitally in February with additional bonus tracks. ‘The Jacksons Live’ comes later on March 25th.