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Michael Jackson & Katy Perry Top Celebrity Halloween Costume Ideas

Jessica McCafferty Jessica McCafferty
10/24/2011 6:00pm EDT

Michael Jackson

Halloween is the perfect occasion to embrace a celebrity persona so which costumes will be the big hit this year? 

Using HighBeam Research, the media mentions of each “celebrity name” + “costume” were tracked since the start of the season on September 1, 2011.  This Halloween, the King of Pop Michael Jackson still reigns supreme as the costume of choice with 31% of media mentions.  Pop princess Katy Perry received 25% of mentions and while even though the Charlie Sheen costume isn’t necessarily “winning”, it still took 14%.  Other costumes receiving attention this Halloween are Barack Obama, Snooki from "Jersey Shore" and the late Amy Winehouse with 12%, 11% and 7% of the media mentions respectively.         

Michael Jackson


Katy Perry


Charlie Sheen


Barack Obama




Amy Winehouse


Which celebrity will you be dressing as?

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Photo Credits: WENN

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