In 2001, the music world witnessed a historic moment when Usher, the burgeoning R&B sensation, joined forces with the legendary Michael Jackson on stage.
This iconic collaboration took place during the filming of the “Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Special” concert video, commemorating the illustrious 30-year career of the King of Pop.
The electrifying performance saw Usher and Michael delivering a medley of some of Jackson’s timeless hits, including classics like “Billie Jean,” “Black or White,” and “Jam.”
For Usher, sharing the spotlight with his idol was a dream come true and marked a pinnacle in his career.
Recalling the experience as surreal and magical, Usher cherished the opportunity to receive praise from the iconic entertainer himself.
While rumors of other encounters between the two persist, the 2001 concert remains the sole confirmed instance of their on-stage collaboration.
This momentous event not only solidified Usher’s admiration for Michael’s legacy but also underscored the enduring influence the King of Pop had on subsequent generations of artists.
It serves as a poignant reminder of Jackson’s unparalleled impact on the music industry and his ability to inspire and captivate audiences worldwide.