R.I.P. Michael Jackson
It has been confirmed by numerous News outlets that the King of Pop, Michael Jackson has passed away. Jackson, who was born in Gary, Indiana, suffered a cardiac arrest in Los Angeles, CA on Thursday, June 25th. He was 50 years. The musical genius is survived by 3 children.
Since the fatal news of Jackson's sudden death broke on the internet, a ton of celebs have poured out their emotions on their twitter accounts.
Here are some tweets from celebs who have been inspired by Michael Jackson and the legacy he leaves behind.
Diddy: "Michael Jackson showed me that you can actually see the beat. He made the music come to life!! He made me believe in magic. I will miss him!"
Drake: "Blew the dust off my Moonwalker tape...and just set it right on the dresser...Long Live the King."
Keri Hilson: "MJ's the only idol I've ever had...never got the chance to tell him how much he & his music mean to me. man oh man."
Usher: "Again.. my heart goes out to the King of Pop and his family."
Cassie: "There are no words.... Sending all of my love and prayers out to the Jackson family."
Soulja Boy: "R.I.P. MJ."
Solonge Knowles: "Thank you Michael Jackson for being my FIRST of many! My mother took me to my FIRST concert, I was only two years old." I fell in love."
Trey Songz: "Speechless."
Snoop Dogg: "billie jean is not my son!!! mike went hard on this one.."
Kid Cudi: "if ur a musician and u didnt acknowledge michaels passing today on ya page, ur a douche."
Rev Run: "Rip MJ! Dream as if u'll live 4ever, Live as if u'll die 2day. U only live once, but if u do it right dats all u need! U did it Big MJ!!"
Wale: " i can only hope people dont take cheap shots at his legacy for laughs...God Bless MJ."
Mariah Carey: "No artist will ever take his place. His star will shine forever." - Mariah
Lauren London: "There are no words.....my prayers to the Jackson Family."
Busta Rhymes: "GOD BLESS THE JACKSON FAMILY...BE STRONG AND OUR PRAYERS AND BEST WISHES GO OUT 2 THE JACKSON FAMILY!!!!!TO THE MAXIMUM LEVELS!!!"
If Michael Jackson inspired you, feel free to express your thoughts in our comments section.
R.I.P. Michael Joseph Jackson
August 29, 1958 to June 25, 2009