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Thursday June 25, 2009 9:47 pm

Celebrities Mourn Michael Jackson Via Twitter

Posted by Veronica Santiago Categories: Movies, Music,

Michael Jackson

As news spread about Michael Jackson’s death, fans - many of those celebs - immediately hit Twitter to share their thoughts. Here are some of the unfiltered reactions coming out of Hollywood today:

Kendra Wilkinson (KendraWilkinson): “At this special time in my life with my wedding sat n all, i will have Michael Jackson in my heart through it all…RIP MJ”

Ellen DeGeneres (TheEllenShow): “So sad to hear about Michael Jackson. His music changed our lives. The world has lost an amazing singer and dancer. I will miss him.”

Guy Oseary - Madonna’s manager (guyoseary): “The moment that never happened: A month ago Madonna told me she wanted to do a surprise performance at one of michael Jackson’s uk shows..”

Soleil Moon Frye (moonfrye): “I shared a few amazing moments with Michael as a kid+they left memories I will never forget. You were bigger than life RIP Michael Jackson.”

Sean Combs (iamdiddy): “Michael Jackson showed me that you can actually see the beat. He made the music come to life!! He made me believe in magic. I will miss him!”

Samantha Ronson (samantharonson): “Say what you want about Michael Jackson’s private life (just not near me) but NO ONE can deny his talent, his compassion and his legacy.”

John Mayer (johncmayer): “I think we’ll mourn his loss as well as the loss of ourselves as children listening to Thriller on the record player.”

Pete Wentz (petewentz): “I have never felt this before in my life. I could measure my childhood 2 now on an mj growth chart. if this is true. Rip. The last legend.”

Weird Al Yankovic (alyankovic): “Oh man. Can’t believe it. RIP Michael Jackson.”

Diablo Cody - screenwriter (diablocody): “We just cued up ‘Wanna Be Starting Something’ in the office. What a great song. RIP.”

Rob Thomas (ThisIsRobThomas): “Official. Michael jackson dies at 50. Speechless.”

Miley Cyrus (mileycyrus): “michael jackson was my inspiration. love and blessings”

Ashton Kutcher (aplusk): “Now the ap confirms aswell. Rip Sending love and light to family and friend but especially his kids.”

Lisa Ling (lisaling): “RIP my first boyfriend MJ”

Rob Thomas (ThisIsRobThomas): “Michael jackson? Dead at 50? I am filled with sad.”

Martha Stewart (MarthaStewart): “i am waiting to see if the rumors are true about michael jackson if he has indeed died i am very sorry i am also very saddened about FF”

Mariah Carey (MariahCarey): “I am heartbroken. My prayers go out to the Jackson family,and my heart goes out to his children.”

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Forum Discussion

I know everyone has cracked jokes about him for the better part of 15 years now, but it's sad that he's gone. I remember busting out moonwalks as a kid.

Pity he died! Jackson was a unique music phenomenon! There are no other singers like he! Too pity!

How about the goss that hes ghost showed up??? OMG< let him RIP

He was a dear person. A sensitive young man, a poet. As much as we will miss him, I?m glad my family has many records, cds, and videos of some of his electrifying performances. Mike was a true star! Rest in peace Michael Joseph Jackson. thanks for sharing all links with us.

the world had mourned when he died. the world turns around when he died. long live MJ. even though its over now you will be in our heart forever.

An important chapter in the music history ended with his death,he was a good human being, it is sad that he had go through brutal media trials in his life...he will be surely missed...RIP.

I am a huge fan of MJ's Dancing and Singing. He was Legend. I am very much upset .. I cannot believe that now he is not with us.

He was a legend, we lost him but he was a academy for dance and music for all he was best

Good to hear that. I was looking for the same kinda link, I am biggest fan of Michael Jackson. thank you very much....

Michael Jackson is great man, I love his all songs. When I came across his history, I realized that he is great fighter in his life.

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