Michael Jackson Memorial

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20,000 fans filled the Staples Center yesterday for a star-studded tribute to the King of Pop. The ceremony lasted for hours and the world watched while friends and family paid their respects to Michael Jackson and his legacy.

Heartfelt, emotional speeches came from his daughter, Paris, and old friend Brooke Shields. Kobe Bryant and Magic Johnson spoke, and Queen Latifah read a poem by Maya Angelou. And there were incredible music performances, including:

Jennifer Hudson:  Will You Be There

Jermaine Jackson: Smile

John Mayer:  Human Nature

Lionel Richie: Jesus is Love

Mariah Carey: I’ll Be There

Stevie Wonder:  Never Dreamed You’d Leave in Summer

Usher:  Gone Too Soon

Which performance was your favorite? Voice your choice in today’s featured poll.

Michael Jackson's Memorial Service at the Staples Center in Los Angeles

Michael Jackson's Memorial Service at the Staples Center in Los Angeles

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