Michael Jackson Music Videos, Lyrics & News
In Memory of Michael Jackson (1958-2009)
The news of the sudden death of pop singer and world icon Michael Jackson shocked the world as we know it on June 25th, 2009. Michael Jackson was reportedtly found not breathing in his home in Los Angeles and had suffered cardiac arrest. He was rushed to the nearby UCLA medical center but there was nothing they could do to save the singer. Speculations have started over what caused this famous musician's demise.
Michael Jackson has left behind a legacy of great music which inspired millions around the world. From his start with the Jackson 5, a R&B/soul/pop group including his brothers, to his embarking on a solo career at age 14, Michael Jackson made music for and about the people. Songs like "Heal the World" and "Man in the Mirror" discussed personal sacrifice and making self-improvements in order to do your part for the world. "Black or White" was MJ's attempt to break down prejudism and racial stereotyping. Jackson was also part of the well known "We are the World" charitable album launched by USA for Africa.
On this page you'll find Michael Jackson find music videos and music lyrics dedicated in memory of the late Michael Jackson and for his fans all over the world. This page will also include the latest news regarding the late singer as well. Please feel free to leave your comments and thoughts regarding Michael Jackson in the comments field at the bottom of this page.
Michael Jackson's Death (6/25/09)
On Thursday, June 25, 2009 came the shocking news that pop music star Michael Jackson had died as a result of cardiac arrest. The 50 year old singer was found in his home not breathing and was rushed to the nearby UCLA Medical Center where there was nothing more they could do to save him. Jackson's death was reported first by TMZ's media site and then confirmed by the Los Angeles Times. Earlier on the same day, news had come of the death of actress Farrah Fawcett, and then just hours later it was announced that one of the biggest pop stars in the world had passed away. While autopsy results were not fully ready at the time of this writing, it was speculated that Michael Jackson may have overdosed on pain killers or other drugs, yet this is pure speculation until toxicology reports have returned. As of now, the world continues to mourn the loss of this pop icon who made musical history around the world.
See Michael Jackson's obituary from the Los Angeles Times.
Michael Jackson funeral arrangements were officially made by his family. Jackson's body was released to the family right after an autopsy was performed. According to Washington Post, "members of Jackson's family were said to be gathering at his parents home in suburban Los Angeles to make final arrangements." The funeral service will be a public memorial service held on Tuesday July 7th, 2009 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California (at 10am). There will be approximately 17,500 Michael Jackson memorial tickets made available through registration online at the Staples Center website (www.staplescenter.com). Also, about 11,000 of Jackson's registered fans online will be randomly selected. The memorial service will also be televised and viewable online as well.
Michael Jackson Autopsy Results
The Michael Jackson autopsy results are inconclusive at this time. Although the autopsy was conducted on Friday, June 26, 2009, reports such as toxicology take weeks to get results for. At a press conference on 6/26/09, the speaker indicated that the corner requested toxicology, pulmonary and neuropathology tests which will take from four to six weeks to get results for. At the time of the autopsy there was no indication of foul play or external trauma found present on Jackson's body.
The coroner found evidence of medication present in Jackson's system. It's been reported that Michael Jackson was taking a large amount of medication for health-related issues including muscle pain, anxiety, sleeplessness and acid reflux disease. The medication cocktail included drugs such as Xanax, Zoloft and Demerol injections. There have also been recent reports that the drug Diprivan (Propofol), an anesthetic for surgery, was found inside Jackson's home.
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Michael Jackson 911 Call Released
The 911 call made to report Michael Jackson being found unconscious and not breathing has been released. In the call, the worried caller alerts the 911 operator that a man is not breathing and resuscitation attempts are not working. The 911 operator assures him that an ambulance is on its way. While the name Michael Jackson is never mentioned, TMZ reports this was the call made. The doctor mentioned in the call who is attempting to rescue Jackson is Dr. Conrad Murray.
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Links: Michael Jackson Lyrics
- Man In The Mirror Lyrics - Michael Jackson
Man In The Mirror Lyrics by Michael Jackson
- Michael Jackson - Beat It lyrics
Michael Jackson - Beat It lyrics. [1st Verse] They Told Him Don't You Ever Come Around Here Don't Wanna See Your Face, You Better...
- Michael Jackson | Billie Jean lyrics
Billie Jean lyrics by Michael Jackson
- Michael Jackson - Black or White Lyrics
Michael Jackson Black Or White lyrics in the Number Ones Album. These Black Or White lyrics are performed by Michael JacksonWe are not in a position
- Michael Jackson Dirty Diana Video & Lyrics
Watch the concert music video for Michael Jackson's "Dirty Diana" and read the full music lyrics. Dirty Diana was released off MJ's album "Bad".
- Michael Jackson - Don't Stop til' You Get Enough Lyrics
For Michael Jackson's hit song.
- Michael Jackson - Heal the World Lyrics
Michael Jackson's inspirational song lyrics for "Heal the World"
- Michael Jackson Thriller Lyrics
Lyrics to MJ's huge hit song "Thriller" off the album of the same title featuring the late Vincent Price on spoken vocals.
- Michael Jackson Lyrics - Bad
Lyrics to MJ's hit song "Bad" off the same titled album.
- Smile Charlie Chaplin Lyrics
Lyrics for the Carlie Chaplin song "Smile" sung by Jermaine Jackson at Michael's July 7th, 2009 public memorial in Los Angeles.
Lisa Marie Presley's Myspace Blog about Michael
Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of the late Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson's former wife recently published a blog entry on her Myspace page called "He Knew". In it she details Michael Jackson's own prediction of his impending fate...
The following is an excerpt from Lisa Marie Presley's Myspace blog:
Years ago Michael and I were having a deep conversation about life in general.
I can't recall the exact subject matter but he may have been questioning me about the circumstances of my Fathers Death.
At some point he paused, he stared at me very intensely and he stated with an almost calm certainty, "I am afraid that I am going to end up like him, the way he did."
I promptly tried to deter him from the idea, at which point he just shrugged his shoulders and nodded almost matter of fact as if to let me know, he knew what he knew and that was kind of that.
14 years later I am sitting here watching on the news an ambulance leaves the driveway of his home, the big gates, the crowds outside the gates, the coverage, the crowds outside the hospital, the Cause of death and what may have led up to it and the memory of this conversation hit me, as did the unstoppable tears.
A predicted ending by him, by loved ones and by me, but what I didn't predict was how much it was going to hurt when it finally happened.
Michael Jackson Music Videos
Below you'll find just a small sample of Michael Jackson videos from YouTube. These include his cult classics "Billie Jean" and "Beat It" as well as a newer video "Smooth Criminal". In each of the videos Jackson displays his talents as a dancer and performer. Also included is Michael Jackson's amazing music video "Thriller" which is a montage of horror film and dancing all in one.
Beat It Video by MJ
Billie Jean Video
Smooth Criminal Video
Michael Jackson's Thriller Video
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