Honoring the legacy of the King of Pop Epic Records and the Estate of Michael Jackson are preparing the release his highly-anticipated new album Michael, composed of previously unheard music. The official cover artwork has now been unveiled. Kadir Nelson created an impressive oil painting that highlights the most important moments and people throughout MJ’s life. The ambitious project is slated for a December 14 release. A teaser will appear tomorrow on MichaelJackson.com, whereas the first single “Breaking News” – which was recorded back in 2007 – premieres Monday, November 8th.