No words, printed or spoken, seem to do justice to the life and career of the late Michael Jackson, the brilliantly talented, irreplaceable entertainer who united the world with his music and spirit. The only fitting way to pay tribute to this musical icon is to celebrate his music – because his is the rare, exquisite kind that transcends the boundaries of genre, color, gender and time, and will continue to impact lives for generations to come.
The Jackson 5 perform mega-hit “I Want You Back” on Soul Train in 1972
Jackson debuts legendary moonwalk on the 1983 Motown 25 television special
Jackson’s 1991 music video for the idealistic, global anthem “Black or White”
How has Michael Jackson’s music touched you? Post your thoughts, along with your favorite performances and music videos, below.