Pop stars are reacting to the shocking death of Michael Jackson on Twitter after the 50-year-old suffered cardiac arrest just a few hours ago. Among them:
Miley Cyrus: Michael Jackson was my inspiration. love and blessings
David Archuleta (@DavidArchie): Oh my heck…. Really really sad to hear about Michael :(
Darren Hayes (@darrenhayes): My hero. I loved you. You made my world a better place. I am devastated.
Jordin Sparks (@TheRealJordin): Omg I’m bawling right now. Michael…. My heart hurts. :(
Mandy Moore (@TheMandyMoore): RIP Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett. What a tremendous loss in one day…. thoughts and prayers with their families and loved ones….
Blake Lewis (@blakelewis): So many tears falling, my heart crushed, my idol no more. Micheal Jackson you will forever live in my heart. May you R.I.P. With James Brown
Keisha Buchanan of Sugababes (@keisha_buchanan): It’s been confirmed. I’m devastated. Absolutely heart broken. My idol. The king of pop I cannot believe it. I’m gutted.
Ingrid Michaelson (@ingridmusic): This has blindsided me. I feel strange. and sad.
Marit Larsen (@larsenmarit): Michael Jackson really is dead. Just confirmed by CNN. A devastating end to the life of an extraordinary artist.
Calvin Harris (@calvinharris): I can’t believe it, Michael Jackson rest in peace
Clique Girlz (@DestineeParis): We are devastated, we love you Michael, we were coming to the London shows to come and support you and meet you, you will always be our idol
John Mayer (@johncmayer): Dazed in the studio. A major strand of our cultural DNA has left us. RIP MJ. I think we’ll mourn his loss as well as the loss of ourselves as children listening to Thriller on the record player.
Imogen Heap (@imogenheap): Noooooooo!!!! Michael Jackson was my childhood! I loved him. So so so so sad. So nearly saw him live. Just a couple of weeks. crying.
Jessie James (@iamjessiejames): Much love and prayers to Michael Jackson, and the beautiful Farrah Fawcett : ( sad day