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Michael Jackson's Birthday Bash

Saaret Yoseph is a writer and Assistant Editor at TheRoot.com. She manages and blogs for \"Their Eyes Were Watching …\"

Birthday Boy

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A big Brooklyn salute to the King of Pop.

Mr. Lee, Mr. Lee

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Director Spike Lee throws a block party in Brooklyn, N.Y., in honor of what would have been Michael Jackson's 51st birthday.

Party Guests

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A little rain was not going to stop this party.

Michael Memories

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If it's in Brooklyn, it's already a big party. A G-R-E-A-T  happy birthday to MJ.

Party Animals

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Host Spike Lee photographs MJ fans who showed up at his party for Michael Jackson on what would have been the late entertainer's 51st birthday.

Standing Ovation

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One more time. Fans raise their hands and their hearts to the late Michael Jackson at a birthday celebration for him in Brooklyn Saturday.

Mic Check

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DJ Spinna at Spike Lee's party for Michael Jackson's 51st birthday in Prospect Park in New York.

Is This A Thriller?

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He made them dance and they're still dancing. Fans at Michael Jackson's birthday celebration in Prospect Park on Saturday knew how to pay their respects.

Prince of Pop?

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A young fan in his birthday best shows his love for Michael.

One Glove

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One of the many fans who showed up to lend a hand in celebrating Michael Jackson's birthday.

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