Remembering Michael Jackson

5th World Music Awards
5th World Music Awards
US pop star and entertainer Micheal Jackson dines with Prince Albert of Monaco during the 5th World Music Awards on May 11, 1993 in Monaco. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: GERARD JULIEN/AFP/GettyImages)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
Undated picture of US pop singer Michael Jackson. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: AFP/GettyImages)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
US superstar Michael Jackson holds several grammy awards he won at the 1984 Grammy awards ceremonies, 28 February 1984 in Los Angeles. His top award was the album of the year "Thriller", which sold nearly 30 million copies. Jackson won the highest amount of awards during the presentation. (Credit: SUSAN RAGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Democratic National Committee Benefit Concert
Democratic National Committee Benefit Concert
US singer Michael Jackson performs during the Democratic National Committee (DNC) benefit concert, "A Night at the Apollo", at the world-famous Apollo Theater 24 April 2002 in New York. The concert was to kick off a nationwide voter registration drive. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Musee Grevin Wax Museum
Musee Grevin Wax Museum
US singer Michael Jackson gestures on April 19, 1997 during the inauguration of an effigy of himself at the French waxworks museum, the "Musee Grevin". Jackson was greeted in Paris by several hundred fans, some of whom had been waiting since five o'clock in the morning for the star to inaugurate his wax double. (Credit: PIERRE VERDY/AFP/Getty Images)
United Negro College Fund Dinner
United Negro College Fund Dinner
US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson (2R) gathers with Elizabeth Taylor (L), Liza Minnelli (2L) and Whitney Houston (R) at the United Negro College Fund dinner at a New York hotel March 10, 1988 in New York. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: MARK CARDWELL/AFP/Getty Images)
2009 BET Awards - Show
2009 BET Awards - Show
2009 BET Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on June 28, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson is remembered on Various Locations on June 26, 2009 in New York City. (Credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson is remembered on Various Locations on June 26, 2009 in New York City. (Credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson is remembered on Various Locations on June 26, 2009 in New York City. (Credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson Is Remembered In New York City
Michael Jackson remembered at Various Locations on June 26, 2009 in New York, New York. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
The World Mourns The Death Of Michael Jackson
The World Mourns The Death Of Michael Jackson
June 26, 2009 in Beijing, China. The 50-year old child star was reportedly found not breathing at his LA home and was rushed to UCLA Medical Center hospital, where he was later pronounced dead apparently from a heart attack. (Credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
The World Mourns The Death Of Michael Jackson
The World Mourns The Death Of Michael Jackson
June 26, 2009 in Beijing, China. The 50-year old child star was reportedly found not breathing at his LA home and was rushed to UCLA Medical Center hospital, where he was later pronounced dead apparently from a heart attack. (Credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
King of Pop
King of Pop
(FILES of August 26, 1987) this publicity picture of the US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson illustrates his new style. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Lincoln Memorial
Lincoln Memorial
(FILES) US President-elect Bill Clinton (2ndR) and his daughter Chelsea (2ndL) join singers Michael Jackson (L) and Diana Ross (R) in the song 'We are the world' on January 17, 1993 at the Lincoln Memorial on the Washington Mall. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: CHRIS WILKINS/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
(FILES) US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson is taken into hospital with severe burns to the head after the shooting of a commercial in Los Angeles January 27, 1984. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Euro Disney
Euro Disney
(FILES) US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson flanked by Mickey Mouse and Minnie waves to fans July 27, 1992 during his suprise visit to the EuroDisney amusement park near Paris. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
(FILES) US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson gets a helping hand from his crew, stripping out of his space suit on October 25, 1996 in Singapore. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Fisk University
Fisk University
(FILES) US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson grins after being awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humanities degree from Fisk University for his service to the United Negro College Fund March 10, 1988 in New York. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: MARK CARDWELL/AFP/Getty Images)
President Ronald Reagan & Michael Jackson
President Ronald Reagan & Michael Jackson
(FILES) US President Ronald Reagan (L) greets US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson (R) during an awarness campagne against drinking and driving in Washington D.C. on May 14, 1984. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: Rich Lipski/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
(FILES) US singer and performer Michael Jackson (C) is presented with the 1793rd star on the walk of fame by mayor Johnny Grant (L) and Bill Welsh (R), president of the local Chamber of Commerce in Hollywood on November 20, 1984. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
(FILES) US pop star and entertainer Michael Jackson (R) and actress Brooke Shields arrive at the shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles where Jackson is expected to run away with a major part of the Grammy awards on Febuary 28, 1984. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in on June 26 for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)
Mourning Michael Jackson
Mourning Michael Jackson
A stall holder displays his new selection of shirts that mark the death of US singer Michael Jackson on the first "official" day of the annual Glastonbury festival near Glastonbury, Somerset on June 26, 2009. Tributes were paid Friday to Michael Jackson at the world-famous Glastonbury Festival, where the shock news of his death filtered through the sprawling music fest campsite overnight. Nearly 140,000 people are descending on the festival site in southwest England for five days of music headlined by veteran rockers Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen this weekend. (Credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)
Don King Announces Jackson 5 Tour
Don King Announces Jackson 5 Tour
(FILES) US boxing promoter Don King (bottom R) announces a tour of the Jackson Five group on November 30, 1983. Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in Friday for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." Michael Jackson is seen in center. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson
Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson
(FILES) Photo dated on December 19, 1983 shows British singer Paul McCartney and US pop star Michael Jackson (R). Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Wax Figure of Michael Jackson
Wax Figure of Michael Jackson
People queue to have their picture taken next to a waxwork of the late singer Michael Jackson at an entertainment complex in Hong Kong on June 26, 2009. Michael Jackson died June 25 after suffering a cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves sweeping across the world and tributes pouring in for the tortured music icon revered as the "King of Pop." (Credit: MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)
Nelson Mandela & Michael Jackson
Nelson Mandela & Michael Jackson
(FILES): This September 4, 1999 file photo shows former South African president Nelson Mandela (L) with American pop-icon Michael Jackson, who was given a lifetime achievement award, during the Kora All Africa Music Awards in Sun City, some 120 km northeast of Johannesburg. Jackson died on June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, multiple US media outlets reported, sending shockwaves around the entertainment world. (Credit: ADIL BRADLOW/AFP/Getty Images)
UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center
Police block the entrance of the emergency room at the UCLA Medical Center after the reported death of US singer Michael Jackson, who was taken to the hospital in Los Angeles on June 25, 2009. Pop icon Michael Jackson died June 25, 2009 after suffering a cardiac arrest, multiple US media outlets reported, sending shockwaves around the entertainment world. (Credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
36th Annual Grammy Awards
36th Annual Grammy Awards
(FILES): This February 24, 1993 file photo shows US pop superstar Michael Jackson holding his Grammy Legend Award and waves with a black gloved hand at the 36th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California. Pop icon Michael Jackson has died, the Los Angeles Times and entertainment website TMZ.com said June 25, 2009. (Credit: SCOTT FLYNN/AFP/Getty Images)
King Of Pop
King Of Pop
A man walks past a promotional poster featuring the former "King of Pop" Michael Jackson with other historical figures that is still on display to the public despite the auction of his household effects being cancelled last week, in Los Angeles on April 24, 2009. More than 1,300 items -- including a customized Rolls Royce limousine and dozens of Jackson's concert costumes -- had been due to go under the hammer in Beverly Hills in an auction expected to raise millions. Items up for sale had been taken from Jackson's sprawling Neverland Ranch in California, which the singer left and has never returned to following his acquittal on child abuse charges in 2005. (Credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
"Bad" Memorabilia
"Bad" Memorabilia
A staff member shows the belt and costume worn by singer Michael Jackson during the filming of the song "Bad", from the "Thriller" album on display prior to being sold at the Profiles in History auction in Los Angeles on April 15, 2009. The outfit and belt are valued together at between USD30,000-50,000 and will be sold at the auction along with other Hollywood memorabilia that will take place on April 30 and May 1. (Credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
King Of Pop: Once In A Lifetime Auction
King Of Pop: Once In A Lifetime Auction
A painting of US popstar Michael Jackson (C) hangs in an exhibition entitled; 'King of Pop: Once in a Lifetime Auction,' in Newbridge, Co Kildare, Ireland, on March 6, 2009. The Irish head of a US auction house which is selling a horde of Michael Jackson's valuables voiced shock Thursday at reported legal action to stop the sale. An array of treasures from the singer's Neverland Ranch, ranging from his white-jewelled glove to the gates of the ranch, are among more than 2,000 items due to be sold by Julien's Auctions in Hollywood next month. (Credit: PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
US popstar Michael Jackson addresses a press conference at the O2 arena in London, on March 5, 2009. Pop megastar Michael Jackson announced Thursday he will play a series of comeback concerts in London in July, his first major shows for over a decade. Four years after his infamous child abuse trial, the 50-year-old eccentric singer confirmed he will play 10 gigs at the giant London O2 arena starting on July 8. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
#1: Michael Jackson
#1: Michael Jackson
US popstar Michael Jackson addresses a press conference at the O2 arena in London, on March 5, 2009. Pop megastar Michael Jackson announced Thursday he will play a series of comeback concerts in London in July, his first major shows for over a decade. Four years after his infamous child abuse trial, the 50-year-old eccentric singer confirmed he will play 10 gigs at the giant London O2 arena starting on July 8. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. Singer Michael Jackson visits to Camp Zama
U.S. Singer Michael Jackson visits to Camp Zama
ZAMA, JAPAN - MARCH 10: U.S. Singer Michael Jackson visits a U.S. Army base, Camp Zama on March 10, 2007 in Zama, Japan. Michael greeted thousands of U.S. troops and their family members at a U.S. Army base located in south of Tokyo, (Credit: U.S. Army/Getty Images)
James Brown Funeral
James Brown Funeral
Augusta, UNITED STATES: Entertainer Michael Jackson (L) sits with the Reverends Al Sharpton (2nd L) and Jessie Jackson (2nd R) and activist Dick Gregory (R, partly hidden) at funeral of soul singer James Brown, 30 December 2006, during what is described as a "Homecoming" at the James Brown Arena in Augusta, Georgia, birthplace of the singer. (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
World Music Awards
World Music Awards
London, UNITED KINGDOM: US singer Michael Jackson (C) performs at the World Music Awards in Earls Court, London, 15 November 2006. The awards are based entirely on artists sales in the global market. (Credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson Arraignment on Child Molestation Charges
Michael Jackson Arraignment on Child Molestation Charges
SANTA MARIA, CA - APRIL 30: Three-year-old Bridget Yruegas of Santa Maria, California holds a copy of singer Michael Jackson's 'Thriller" album outside the courthouse during his arraignment on April 30, 2004 in Santa Maria, California. Jackson plead not guilty to the grand jury indictment of numerous child molestation charges. (Credit: David McNew/Getty Images)
Super Bowl XXVII: Dallas Cowboys v Buffalo Bills
Super Bowl XXVII: Dallas Cowboys v Buffalo Bills
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 31: Michael Jackson performs during the Halftime show as the Dallas Cowboys take on the Buffalo Bills in Super Bowl XXVII at Rose Bowl on January 31, 1993 in Pasadena, California. The Cowboys won 52-17. (Credit: George Rose/Getty Images)
35th Annual Grammy Awards
35th Annual Grammy Awards
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Pop superstar Michael Jackson (R) kisses his sister Janet Jackson afer she presented him with the Grammy Legend Award at the 35th Annual Grammy Awards 24 February 1993. (Credit: SCOTT FLYNN/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
MONACO, MONACO - MAY 9: US pop singer Michael Jackson (2ndR), holding an unidentified child, points 09 May 1993 to fans in Monaco. (At his left an unidentified official and his right an unidentified child) ((Credit: JACQUES SOFFER/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 31: Superstar singer Michael Jackson (L) presents a gold sword to the President of the West African nation of Ghana, Jerry Rawlings (R), on behalf of Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Al-Saud during a dinner at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA, 01 November. The sword was presented to symbolically cut through the divisions that divide people. (Credit: AFP/AFP/Getty Images)
MTV Video Music Awards
MTV Video Music Awards
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 7: Singer Michael Jackson (R) and guitarist Slash of "Guns and Roses" perform the opening number at the 1995 MTV Video Music Awards 07 September held at the Radio City Music Hall in New York. Jackson and sister Janet Jackson have been nominted for 11 awards for their video "Scream." (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES: US Singer Michael Jackson waves to the crowds at Times Square in New York 07 November 2001. Jackson made an in-store appearance at the Virgin Megastore to support his new album "Invincible" released 30 October. (Credit: DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)
American Bandstand
American Bandstand
PASADENA, : US singer Michael Jackson performs during the taping of the "American Bandstand 50th...A Celebration" show, 20 April, 2002 in Pasadena, California. The show will air 03 May. (Credit: LEE CELANO/AFP/Getty Images)
"King of Pop" Michael Jackson
"King of Pop" Michael Jackson
NICE, FRANCE: US "King of Pop" Michael Jackson, 34, with his face covered with a scarf and wearing sun glasses, holds 13 May 1993 an unidentified child, while, accompanied by another boy, he leaves in a limousine Nice airport, after his participation in the World Music Awards ceremony, held in Monaco late 12 May. (Credit: JACQUES SOFFER/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson
SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE: U.N. pop music star Michael Jackson performs the first of two concerts at the National Stadium in Singapore 29 August 1993 which marks his 35th birthday. Jackson performed before a capacity crowd of 50,000. (Credit: ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)
MTV Video Music Awards
MTV Video Music Awards
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES: US pop star Michael Jackson and his wife Lisa-Marie Presley kiss on the stage of Radio City Music Hall 8 September 1994 in New York where they attended the MTV Video Music Awards. (Photo credit should read AFP/AFP/Getty Images)
American Music Awards
American Music Awards
LOS ANGELES, UNITED STATES: (FILES) This file photo dated 25 January 1993 shows US actress Elizabeth Taylor (L) and singer Michael Jackson holding one of two awards he won at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles, CA . The veteran Actress Elizabeth Taylor defended her long-time friend Jackson against charges of child molestation 23 November 2003 as new details emerged about the pop star's accuser. (Credit: VINCE BUCCI/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson's first solo concert
Michael Jackson's first solo concert
Michael Jackson performing onstage at his first solo concert in Kansas City, Missouri in 1998. (Credit: Frank Micelotta/ImageDirect/Getty Images)
Jackson In Berlin To Accept Life Achievement Award
Jackson In Berlin To Accept Life Achievement Award
BERLIN - NOVEMBER 19: Singer Michael Jackson holds his eight-month-old son Prince Michael II over the balcony of the Adlon Hotel November 19, 2002 in Berlin, Germany. Jackson is in Berlin with his three children to accept a lifetime achievement award. (Credit: Olaf Selchow/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson - Doll
Michael Jackson - Doll
A doll of the entertainer Michael Jackson stands July 15, 1984 in USA. Jackson, who was the lead singer for the Jackson Five by age eight, reached the peak of his solo career with 1982''s "Thriller," the best-selling album of all time and recipient of eight Grammy awards. (Credit: Liaison/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson - With Pet Snake
Michael Jackson - With Pet Snake
Entertainer Michael Jackson poses with his pet boa constrictor September 15, 1987 in the USA. Jackson, who was the lead singer for the Jackson Five by age eight, reached the peak of his solo career with 1982''s "Thriller," the best-selling album of all time and recipient of eight Grammy awards. (Photo by Liaison)
Michael Jackson Neverland Home
Michael Jackson Neverland Home
An aerial view of a section of singer Michael Jackson''s Neverland theme park June 25, 2001 in Santa Ynez, CA. (Credit: Jason Kirk/Getty Images)
Michael Jackson Neverland Home
Michael Jackson Neverland Home
An aerial view of the Neverland Valley Ranch of singer Michael Jackson June 25, 2001 in Santa Ynez, CA. (Credit: Jason Kirk/Getty Images)
8th World Music Awards
8th World Music Awards
US pop star Michael Jackson sings with children on stage during the 8th World Music Awards ceremony in Monaco on May 9, 1996. (Credit: ALAIN FULCONIS/AFP/GettyImages)
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