Michael Jackson, an African Icon


Michael Jackson died of heart failure last Thursday June 25th 2009 at the age of 50 and left the world in a state of shock. Described as a music legend, one of the most famous man of the Xxth century was a King of Pop. Michael’s influence on music and culture has been acknowledged by international artists and critics worldwide.

Michael Jackson formed, with Nelson Mandela and Barack Obama, a trio of famous personalities with african origins.