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I Remember Michael Jackson

Join the world in mourning the loss of the ‘King of Pop’ and celebrate this legend’s passion and talent by sharing your memories! 3,524 People

    Remembering Michael Jackson (and Misremembered Lyrics)

    As I write this, it's still not clear that Michael Jackson is dead. After all, TMZ broke the story, Twitter ran with it and the second-tier news sources don't want to be left behind.  Then again, we all know how slow The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and the rest...
    dudedrama dudedrama 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    Don't know who to talk to.

    The day Michael died I fell into a deep black hole and have been suffering from depression ever since. I miss him so much. I often have to cry while watching videos of him playing with kids. He was such a lovely, cheering person. And it hurts to know the media said such bad...
    zyakkui zyakkui 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 1

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    Such Bad Luck

    I have been an MJ fan since I was 4, though my serious "obsession" began when I was 8. I outgrew the obsession thing before I finished high school, but remained a faithful (and sane) fan. After the trial in 2005 I thought for sure than any opportunity to see him perform was gone...
    CypressMoon CypressMoon 26-30, F May 21, 2012

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    I`m Sad...

    michael jackson wasmore than a singer for me , he was mine love.. :") but... mine dad he alway s was saying bad things about him and spit on the drawings i drawed for michael.. that makes me sad once mine dad screamed at me becouse i was searghing at google for pictures of...
    ninarichy ninarichy 13-15, F Jun 13, 2012

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    The Truth - What Really Happened To Michael Jackson's Nose

    Well, years ago Michael had a chimp named Bubbles. Bubbles was very famous ,and VERY cute. He was ALWAYS with Michael, even stayed in is Neverland Ranch. Well, Bubbles stayed with Michael Jackson ALOT. As a matter of fact, he slept in Michael's bed on MANY occasions. Well...
    elkabong635 elkabong635 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 2, 2011

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    Proud To Be An Mj Fan

    I'll admit that I didn't know about MJ until after he died, but I still love him! I went to the Immortal Tour, I bought Michael Jackson's Vision ($40.00!!!) with my own money. A lot of people say that I am obsessed with MJ, even my parents!!! I say thank you, I am proud to be...
    mjlovesme mjlovesme 18-21, F Jun 19, 2012

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    Spirit Of Michael

    I love Michael with all of my heart. I have been a lover of MJ since I was born basically. I sometimes feel his spirit with me. I have a friend, and she has a gift. She says that she is able to see and talk to Michael. I used to not believe her until I actually felt him. I hear...
    TheLovelyOne TheLovelyOne 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 10, 2012

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    Black Out

     It starts to sink in today, that Michael J belongs to his-story, no pun intended, there although I've got the feeling this guy had been dispossessed of his life from a very early stage in his life. Had this nostalgic streak in his songs. Now of course the media feed on his...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 3 Responses Jun 27, 2009

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    My Story About The Legendary King Of Pop's solo Music Career.

    Note - Album titles underlined He started young,  "I Got to be there", he said. From Ben, he told spoke about Music & Me. Fans said, "We will be your fans Forever, Michael" In 1975, The Best of Michael Jackson was released, but the King had just begun. 4 years later, He bounced...
    DGSteele DGSteele 22-25, M Jun 8, 2012

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    Mj Fan Always

    he was a legend and still is he put everthing into his music and his lyrics were amazing xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx r.i.p mj
    shygirl64 shygirl64 46-50, F Oct 28, 2012

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    Mj Tribute Dance

    In June me and my friends danced 4 songs. We had so much fun. The dances took me about 1 month of learning and practicing.
    surrealreality surrealreality 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 2, 2012

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    You Know Its Thriller...

    I think it might be hard for anyone to not have memories of Michael Jackson... and when I say memories, I mean mixed memories at best. He was a talented musician and one who left a legacy of music as well as a legacy of crazy antics from his personal life.  There are some...
    jtfwall jtfwall 26-30 17 Responses Jun 27, 2009

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    3 Years Already?

    Its hard to believe Michael it has been three whole years since you moonwalked to heaven.
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 25, 2012

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    Michael Jackson and the Cult of Personality

    The death of the King of Pop seems to be as bizarre as his life.  His life is a study in contrasts.  An amazing talent, he was scarred by an abusive childhood.  I wrote a complete article on WriteOnNewJersey.com.
    tpetz tpetz 51-55 1 Response Jun 30, 2009

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    Never Forgotten

    I loved and still love Michael Jackson I am extremely upset about his sudden death.  It is like I lost someone very close to me.  I grew up listening to his music his music touched my heart and soul.  When ever I was upset or just plan bored his music would...
    atttddiva atttddiva 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    I have my parents to thank

    for my fan appreciation of Michael. It started with me going down the corridor to my dad's office, where I hear him playing Billie Jean on his music player. I didn't like him to begin with, but he grew on me and since then I have ALWAYS loved him. I was very saddened...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Mar 27

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    Michael Jackson Will Miss You!

    I'm truly sadden by this news. I've watched him throughout my life. I remember when I was in 4th grade determined to buy one of his poster. Michael change music forever, We as American's thank you for that! Rest in peace.    
    laceset laceset 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    I grew up listening to his music

    and I had the honour of meeting him when I was 5. No one could dance like him. He was a amazing artist. Now my son has just 'discovered' him so I get to hear all his songs all over again. :)
    Littlemiss79 Littlemiss79 31-35, F Feb 3

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    The King Of Pop.

    I think Michael Jackson was one of the most unique and talented musicians of all time. Nobody can compare to the King of Pop.
    CreedenceGold CreedenceGold 18-21, M 2 Responses May 1, 2012

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    I'm Still In Shock.

    I can't believe he's actually dead. It came out of nowhere and I still can't wrap my head around it. All I can really say is: Rest in peace, Michael. You're missed by millions. ):
    M0RGUE M0RGUE 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    Farah Fawcett Died Too

    Farah Fawcett died yesterday also and no one has said anything much bout that.  Ok so she wasnt a big star like Michael Jackson but I feel the need to pay tribute to her as well. RIP Farah!
    Angeleyes777 Angeleyes777 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    Bad

    the first song from Michael Jackson I ever heard and liked was bad. I had his moonwalker video and I used to watch it all the time. as an adult I didn't like him as much, but always respected that he's a great performer and a brilliant innovator in music and entertainment. I...
    jkrisp jkrisp 26-30, M Oct 8, 2013

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    You

    Just don't seem to understand. You see I've been fighting so he'd for you, forgiving your betrayals,  diluting my own thinking into believing you've been manipulated because I am fighting for my life.. Yes.. I've known that I loved you so much that I literally md you my life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 30, 2012

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    Rock With You!

      It was 1983, long before Michael Jackson was accused of child molestation;  and one of the greatest things for us 80’s chicks was being dropped off at the local skating rink to skate for several hours.  Little did our parents know but we all had our...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    Keep The Faith

    This gem is found on the "Dangerous" album and it is Top 10 on my MJ list. When I'm feeling down and need to be uplifted, this song is definitely on the playlist.
    jaykowle jaykowle 22-25, F Apr 27, 2013

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    Yes, I remember Michael Jackson.

    He was the pervert who slept with boys when he was 50 years old. What a pervert and that is not a question but a true and non judgmental statement or assessment of him.
    momanddaughteratbeach momanddaughteratbeach 36-40, F 2 Responses May 5

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    An Argument About Mj I Had With a Stupid Girl

     My Wall Post _ I wish people would shut up about MJ being weird and ****, were you there? Can you prove he molested children? How do you know they didn't lie to get money? All you know is what the media has fed you. Try living your own life and leaving other people's...
    misslucero misslucero 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 27, 2009

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    The Story of Ben ....

    a life in parallel with a song , the loss of yet another music genius ,  another who did not have anyone around him to say no  , the demands placed upon him to be a sale able image a package , a product Michael the brand killed Michael the man long before his death...
    salar1 salar1 51-55, M 9 Responses Jul 14, 2009

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    A Brilliant Artist Will Be Missed!

    I am absolutely shocked that he has passed away. I grew up with his music, he was brilliant, his music is unbelievable. It is so sudden. He revolutionized music. there is so much I could express, I am just speechless.
    Baileybis Baileybis 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    Rockin' It

    He was one of the best, if not THE best, performers ever. He could dance like nobody's business! I got so inspired after watching This Is It in the theater! It's tragic that he isn't with us anymore. It's tragic that all the bs in the 90s happened. His music and dancing will...
    orchid00 orchid00 26-30, F Jan 16, 2013

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    "You rocked my world,

    you know you did And everything I own I give d) The rarest love who'd think I'd find Someone like you to call mine" Rock My World
    Eternessh Eternessh 22-25, M Feb 11

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    Yea, I Remember the Time :)

    I was born in '82, and had an older brother for 8 years of my life, so I was led into Michael Jackson (among others of the time) without really knowing who the heck he was. I remember my brother and his friends doing weird dances to his blaring music, and not understanding...
    dedre dedre 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    Love Will Last

    Michael Jackson is and was my favorite singer (besides my dad). i love him and always will. i have plenty of his cds and i was soooooo sad i couldnt watch the funeral. God Rest His Soul
    qqqwwweeerrrtttyyy qqqwwweeerrrtttyyy 36-40 1 Response Apr 5, 2012

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    Freak of Nature and Surgery

    I liked MJ when I first saw him as a cute black boy with the big nose and great voice. Then his nose and skin color changed untill he became whiter then most whites. Whatever. My concern is the harm he has done to young boys. With his high priced lawyers and under the table...
    Dewduster Dewduster 66-70, M 17 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    R.I.P.

    Michael Jackson is one of the greatest singers of all times and he will be remembered for many many years. His music is outstanding and his contributions to causes all over the world will never be forgotten. This was a man who stood accused of many terrible things and they...
    RESCUE RESCUE 61-65, F 5 Responses Jun 29, 2009

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    Goodbye Michael

     RIP Michael Jackson, you will be truly missed.  Your music will live on forever.
    misslucero misslucero 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    What Michael Jackson Means to Me...

    First off, i dont use certain words in the same sentence as Michael Jackson.  Those words are dead, died, casket, autopsy, and death, as well as any other similar words.  I have loved Michael Jackson my entire life.  I never had a father, but i had Michael...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 12, 2009

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    Gone Too Soon

    I've been watching the media coverage of Michael Jackson. He was going to tour again soon, and he said at the news conference that it would be his last. Now I feel that it was never meant to be. I have heard that he only weighed about 110 pounds. He looked frail, but, then again...
    KAfromVN KAfromVN 61-65 4 Responses Jun 30, 2009

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    I Am Shock Beyond Words

    My condolance to the Jackson family, I hope the media will respect their wish to be left alone to mourn the loss. I remember when I was a lot younger, Michael's songs were  both inspirational and motivation to me and my mates. It is true to say there will never be another...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    The Man In The Mirror

    June 25, 2009. I remember when Michael Jackson died. I came home from work and I turned on the tv and the BBC news was on. It was breaking news that MJ had went into cardiac arrest and had passed away. I was hoping it was a mistake and I went to the other headline news channels...
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel 22-25, F Mar 22, 2012

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    Being 6 year old or even younger.

    ..dear memories from the older gang (teens?for me "the older people") calling me to come by often for only one question "Who is your favorite artist?" And I will answer all cute and happy "Michael Jackson" then they all would laugh and love it how someone that young could be on...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Jul 21

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    Experience Project

    i looooove micheal jackson
    tomsweet16 tomsweet16 16-17, F 1 Response May 23, 2012

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    The Worlds Greatest Performer

    I have grown up with michael jackson...when i was about 6 i really believed i was in love with him. I had a picture of him on my bedroom wall. I remember the first time i saw him...i was mesmerised. He had the cutest face and the softest most beautiful voice. I would even dream...
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 4 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    Michael Jackson my have been a man by today's

    standards but in his mind he was still a boy. Michael never had a normal childhood,and was frequently abused by his father. The media turned him into a freak,a pervert,a *********. But in reality he never was any of those things. I don't think he was ever really happy in his...
    TheBrooklynKid TheBrooklynKid 46-50, M Apr 10

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    Not The King Of Pop But The King Of Entertainment

    I remember when I was 11 or 12 and Black or White came on TV, that is how I remember MJ. Since then I have collected all his albums and DVD's, the man was a legend, the greatest show on Earth. I think that I feel sorry for his children who have to grow up in the Jackson mental...
    Staples33 Staples33 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 5, 2010

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    Michael Love!

    i loved him before he died, but i really don't have a problem with fans who liked him after he died.if we were real fans we would want mj to have as many supporters as he can. RIP MICHAEL JACKSON xxxxx LEGEND AND KING OF POP
    natashajacksonlovexox natashajacksonlovexox 13-15, F Jan 12, 2013

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    I Listen to This Song Everyday -- Destiny By the Jacksons

    In this world there's so much confusion And I've tasted the city life and it's not for me Now I do dream of distant places Where I don't know now, but it's Destiny If it's the rich life, I don't want it Happiness ain't always material things I want Destiny It's the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 11, 2009

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    Michael Jackson

    Michael Jackson,I remember him,Loved his music,Now he's gone,May he rest in peace,That's all I ask.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 28, 2012

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    Michael...

    Growing up I heard all sorts of stories about Michael Jackson. I was first really introduced to his music when I was about 7,8 or 9, my uncle had a collection of music videos or a concert of him or something and he was showing us on his TV and that was when I first knew what the...
    kes36 kes36 22-25, F Aug 28, 2012

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    Human Nature

    I'm not a fan of Michael Jackson per say, but must admit that I admire many of his gifts. Here's Vijay Iyer's tribute to Michael Jackson, "Human Nature" The above is from Iyer's CD Accelerando.  Pay careful attention to the bassist.   Stephen Cromp is a genius in his own right...
    MilesMonkMingus MilesMonkMingus 56-60, M Oct 30, 2012

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    The King

    My last name is Jackson and i always got picked on for it when i was little.. People told me that i was related to micheal jackson and stuff like that.. Whichin my mind wasnt a bad thing.. I think my mother cried more on the day micheal jackson died more then the day that My...
    HeartAndWings HeartAndWings 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 1, 2013

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    The

    Day he died I was on a bussiness trip in another town... Called home to the love of my life cause I couldent wait to hear her voice... She was tired that night though, didn't feel like chatting
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 28, 2012

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    I remember him also very well.

    There is a really few of so tallented singers of the world. I think we must be conscious about his like about very big star. I think his life is also a great warning of us to not use a drugs, not make experiments with too many plastic surgieries which are able to destroy...
    michalmos michalmos 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 21

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