LOS ANGELES â€“ King of Pop” who emerged from childhood superstardom to become the entertainment world’s most influential singer and dancer before his life and career deteriorated in a freakish series of scandals, died Thursday, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. He was 50., the sensationally gifted “
The person said Jackson died in a Los Angeles hospital. The person was not authorized to speak publicly and requested anonymity.
- I know this is not Met related news. Michael Jackson, while at times controversial was arguably the best entertainer that has ever lived. On behalf of TRDMB just want to give the Jackson family our condolences. I remember doing the moonwalk as a kid. Just very sad news. May the “King of Pop” rest in peace.