Shayne Ward reacted to the death of Michael Jackson on his blog at MySpace (@shayneward) on Tuesday (June 30). ‘The X Factor’ season two winner writes:
I’m really sad to hear the news about Michael Jackson’s death. It really shocked me. I still can’t really believe it’s true and that he was only 50 years old. He will always be remembered as a true talent and he was put on this earth to show us the gift he had. Rest in peace to a true legend.