June 25th, 2009
07:24 PM ET
There is absolutely tragic news to report tonight. Michael Jackson has died at the age of 50. He was rushed to UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles in cardiac arrest after a 911 call came in at 12:21pm PT.
Jackson, nicknamed "The King of Pop," was part of The Jackson Five before breaking out on his own and achieving worldwide fame. His album, Thriller, has sold more than 50 million copies and is the best-selling album of all time. He was married twice, to Debbie Rowe and to Lisa Marie Presley and is survived by three children, Prince Michael Jr, Paris Katherine and Prince Michael II.
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