MIA pays tribute to Michael Jackson

His name was the first English words she learnt

MIA has paid tribute to Michael Jackson, who died yesterday (June 25) of a heart attack.

The ‘Bird Flu’ singer took to Twitter to pay tribute to the singer, declaring that he was especially influential to her.

She wrote: “Michael Jackson the first 2 english words i eva spoke . the future sucx!”

Tributes have been pouring in for Jackson, from the likes of Blur, Calvin Harris and Demi Moore.

Read Michael Jackson’s obituary on NME.COM now.

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