Jackson Gave Green Light For Song

A cover version of MICHAEL JACKSON's hit HEAL THE WORLD is to be recorded in memory of a murdered British child - after the THRILLER star was moved to tears by the tragedy.
Jackson gave permission for the Bulief group to produce a new version of his song to help fund a unit for bullied children in Liverpool, England, before his death in June (09).
The building will be constructed in memory of two year old James Bulger, who was abducted and murdered by ten year olds Jon Venables and Robert Thompson in north-west England in 1993 - a case that sent shockwaves across Europe.
And James' mother Denise Fergus has revealed Jackson gave permission for the cover version when he heard of the horrific killing.
She says, "Michael was so moved when he heard about James that he sent me a personal message and flowers. He even wrote a poem. I feel positive with the single as it means a lot to me."


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No one should live in fear due to bullies its ashame that children bully other children it all starts in the home im sorrie your child died at the hands of these kids where was the parents when this was going on, sitting on their hands , no one should be bullied no one should touch another person an the ones responsible for the death of any one should also be put to death, michael jackson was im sure touched by the death of this child he was not greedy at all it apears i was harassed as a child because i was very smart an out of high school by age 13 ,bullies have nothing better to do except inflinct pain on everyone else, its a very sad situation, i dont no how many singers would allow their song to be changed to help you in your loss ,to hate some one for their color or smartness or any thing is wrong, im sorrie your child has passed at the hands of these punks
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Michael was a very sensitive human being. His love of children always apparent. There is a blog about Michael and the unreleased Dangerous track 'Work That Body' from the writer/producer of this track and artist, Bryan Loren. He's incredible. He also wrote and produced a lot of the other unreleased Michael tracks that are floating around. As well, he wrote and produced 'Do The Bartman' for The Simpsons. Michael sings backup with him on that. I love that track. There is also an unreleased track he wrote and produced by Janet from Rhythm Nation called 'Work'. Loren's work is excellent. He's cute too. Check it out at my space dot com forward slash bloren2.2
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I'm not surprised at all! Michael was such a caring and wonderful Man. May God Bless you M.J. and may the world be a better place for having you in it.Rascall Flatts Girl
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This is so Michael, going out of his way to try and help others and let others know he felt thier pain. To Doglady, the child in question was stolen from a shoppin mall while his mothers back was turned for a split second. He was not neglected or uncared for , and i can not imagine what his mother has gone through. He was tortured and battered to death by two ten year old boys.
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