More than 1.6 million people gathered for Michael Jackson’s memorial. It is almost two weeks after the death of the iconic singer Michael Jackson, Millions of fans across the world have given their final farewells to the King of Pop.
The lavish memorial service for Michael Jackson concluded with the simple, heartbreaking remarks of his 11-year-old daughter Paris.
“I just wanted to say, ever since I was born, Daddy has been the best father you could ever imagine, and I just wanted to say I love him so much,”.
Paris’ appearance was the most moving moment of the more than two hour service, which featured performances and eulogies by some of the world’s biggest stars.
Approximately 19,500 people attended the memorial service in downtown Los Angeles. The final tribute of the ceremony, a rendition of “We Are The World,” which Jackson co-wrote with Lionel Richie, brought all of the day’s performer’s together. The Jackson family, as well as Michael’s three children, went on stage to sing.
Now This is it, time to say goodbye to the King of Pop himself, the one and only Michael Jackson. We will miss you Michael, you are always in our heart. But you went out like you lived, with a lot of fanfare and style.