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- Posted on Jun 26th 2009 12:01PM by Jessica Robertson
"Michael Jackson was, without a doubt, the single most amazing performer that I've ever seen," Wahlberg tells Spinner. "As a young teenage boy with a dream -- he was beyond inspirational. The fact that his public and private life became a soap opera and a sideshow is more of a reflection of our society's misplaced priorities than it is a reflection of the type of person that he may have been. Yet despite all of that, the fact that his performances, even 25 years ago, still resonate today ... that is a true testament to his greatness."
Michael Jackson died Thursday at the age of 50.