Bringing it to you as it happens, for those who aren't watching it.
Sorry that there isn't any extra commentary!!
Smokey Robinson starts the service with opening statements from Diana Ross and Nelson Mandela
Choir begins to sing as Michael is brought into the arena by his brothers
Pastor Luscious Smith speaks about Michael
Mariah Carey begins to sing "I'll Be There" with Trey Lorenz. So BEAUTIFUL!
Queen Latifah talks about her memories of Michael and reads a poem written by Maya Angelou just for him.
Lionel Richie sings "Jesus Is Love"
Berry Gordy speaks about the Michael and the Jackson 5 with Motown
Video Montage begins recapping his accomplishments
Stevie Wonder speaks about Michael and begins to sing "I Never Dreamed You'd Leave In Summer".
Kobe Bryant and Magic Johnson speak about Michael's accomplishments and funny moments.
Jennifer Hudson sings "Will You Be There".
Rev. Al Sharpton speaks about the dreams of the Jackson family.
John Mayer plays a guitar solo of "Human Nature".
Brooke Shields speaks her memories of Michael
Jermaine Jackson sings "Smile".
Martin Luther King III and Bernice King speaks on the inspiration and vision of Michael and their father MLK.
Congress woman Sheila Jackson Lee speaks on Michael as an America Samaritan.
Usher sings "Gone Too Soon"
Video Montage plays of the Jackson 5
Smokey Robinson speaks on his memories of Michael and the Jackson 5
Shaheen Jafargholi (from Britian's Got Talent) sings "Who's Loving You?"
Kenny Ortega speaks on his memories of Michael and his final days.
Big musical tribute to Michael with "We Are The World" and "Heal The World"
Jermaine says Thank You to the fans
Marlon tells his most memorable story of Michael
Paris Jackson says a tearful goodbye to her father.
Today was and will always be a very moving day. Thanks to everyone who had anything to do with this memorial service for MJ. It was a very respectable and moving program and if you didn't get to see it live, I hope this recap helped a little. WE MISS YOU MICHAEL!
Posted by Skittles
2 hours ago