Michael Jackson’s Death Hits Twitterers Pretty Hard

    June 28, 2009

Michael Jackson, one of the biggest music icons of all time, has passed away .

The death of the Michael Jackson is hitting Twitterers especially hard. Take a look at the screen shot below, 9 out of the 10 trending topics deal with some aspect his death.

Michael Jackson trending topics

Did you use Twitter to spread news of Michael Jackson’s death? Tell us.

Below is a search for #MichaelJackson… a mere 2 minutes after I did this search, 1,217 new Tweets were ready to be viewed for that term.

Michael Jackson Tweets

Jackson, or simply "The King of Pop", had five of his solo albums become some of the biggest-selling worldwide: Off the Wall (1979), Thriller (1982), Bad (1987), Dangerous (1991), and HIStory (1995).

To honor the memory of Michael Jackson, I’ve embedded some of his best videos below.




For a full biograpy of Michael Jackson, along with a memorial guestbook, you can visit FamousDeadDB.