The world can never forget the King of Pop.
With a powerful voice and infamous dance moves, he sprung to international fame. All the while, the turmoil of his public and private life was exposed.
And five years since his untimely death, his fan base has stayed strong.
(SOUNDBITE) (English) GREGG DONOVAN, HOLLYWOOD GOODWILL AMBASSADOR, SAYING:
"His music lives on. That's all I can say. People, every day, they ask me 'where is Michael Jackson's star?'"
His star shines on Hollywood's Walk of Fame - a popular destination for fans.
(SOUNDBITE) (English) MARY COSTIGAN, TOURIST FROM BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, SAYING:
"His music, it makes everyone, no matter who you are, just feel great."
(SOUNDBITE) (English) CRYSTAL BROWN, SAYING:
"Michael Jackson will always be someone to mention at home."
But despite the impact his catchy melodies still have on the world, many fans remain devastated by the loss of the man himself.