Posted: October 9, 2011 at 11:45 amAUTHOR: SheiFunmi
Stars performed at the ‘Michael Forever’ concert to remember the late Michael Jackson at The Millenium Stadium in Cardiff, United Kingdom. (October 8)
With the event held as a commemoration of Michael Jackson, the Millennium Stadium venue was packed with 50,000 attendees as Jamie Foxx and Fearne Cotton tended to co-hosting duties.
MJ’s children Paris, Prince and Blanket drew the loudest applause of the night as they stood in front of the crowd clad in MJ-esque attire, speaking only briefly, 13-year-old Paris said to those who came out for the show, “We’re very happy to be here on this special night to honor our father.”
Performances by the likes of Leona Lewis, Christina Aguilera, Ne-Yo, Gladys Knight, JLS, Diversity, Smokey Robinson, Cee Lo Green and Jackson family members including La Toya, Tito, Marlonand Jackie, Mr Foxx announced prior to the onset of the festivities, “Tonight is a history lesson. We’re going to cover five decades of greatness.”