5 Years After Death, Michael Jackson Lives On - kcentv.com - KCEN HD - Waco, Temple, and Killeen

5 Years After Death, Michael Jackson Lives On

Posted: Updated:

(TODAY) -- Michael Jackson died five years ago, on June 25, 2009, but his fans — and the Internet — certainly haven't forgotten him. If anything, the King of Pop's music is as popular as ever, and provides the soundtrack for numerous viral videos.

From subways to wedding receptions, kid talent shows to college football games, a mix of offerings pays tribute to the singing and dancing that made Jackson one of a kind. Unique treatments of classics such as "Billie Jean" and "Thriller" help Jackson's musical legacy thrive on YouTube, even as newly released music and a moonwalking hologram make it seem like he never left us.

WATCH: Michael Jackson's 'Billie Jean,' Played On Beer Bottles

WATCH: Teen totally nails Michael Jackson's moves at talent show

  • Latest NewsMore>>

  • UPDATE: 14-year-old Boy Recovered from Lake Waco, Transported to Hospital

    UPDATE: 14-year-old Boy Recovered from Lake Waco, Transported to Hospital

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:58:52 GMT
    Waco Police are responding to a possible drowning of a child at Lake Waco.More >>
    Waco Police are responding to a possible drowning of a child at Lake Waco.More >>
  • Shortage Of Foster Parents Straining McLennan County

    Shortage Of Foster Parents Straining McLennan County

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:54:00 GMT
    (KCEN) --There are too many children and not enough foster homes in McLennan County.Just in the last year, the number of children being removed from their homes has skyrocketed. Leasa Minyard and her husband Rick have five foster kids under the age of six living in their home. Every day is challenge, but it's nothing compared to the lives most foster kids come from. "They don't ask to come into the situations,” Leasa said. “A baby does not ask to be born onto drugs, a child does not ask to b...More >>
    (KCEN) --There are too many children and not enough foster homes in McLennan County.Just in the last year, the number of children being removed from their homes has skyrocketed. Leasa Minyard and her husband Rick have five foster kids under the age of six living in their home. Every day is challenge, but it's nothing compared to the lives most foster kids come from. "They don't ask to come into the situations,” Leasa said. “A baby does not ask to be born onto drugs, a child does not ask to b...More >>
  • Chrysler Recalls Jeep SUVs for Ignition Switches

    Chrysler Recalls Jeep SUVs for Ignition Switches

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:46:18 GMT
    Chrysler is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could cause engine stalling. Tuesday's recall covers 2005-2007 Grand Cherokees and 2006-2007 Commanders. Chrysler says it's not sure exactly how many will be recalled. The company says an outside force such as a driver's knee can knock switches out of the "run" position, shutting off the engine. This disables power-assisted steering and braking and the front air bags might not inflate. En...More >>
    Chrysler is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could cause engine stalling. Tuesday's recall covers 2005-2007 Grand Cherokees and 2006-2007 Commanders. Chrysler says it's not sure exactly how many will be recalled. The company says an outside force such as a driver's knee can knock switches out of the "run" position, shutting off the engine. This disables power-assisted steering and braking and the front air bags might not inflate. En...More >>
Click for Local Doppler Radar
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KCEN. All Rights Reserved. Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.