Jamie Foxx Does the Moonwalk at BET Awards

by at . Comments

Of all the Michael Jackson tributes taking place since the King of Pop died tragically Thursday afternoon, this has to be one of our favorites so far.

Hosting Sunday's BET Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, Foxx walked on stage dressed as an 80s era Jackson - complete with the gloves - as "Beat It" blared in the background. He shouted for the audience to clap their hands.

Saying he was there to honor Jackson, Foxx said "It don't matter what he looked like ... what his nose looked like ... it was what he sounded like."

"C'mon," he yelled, "for Michael."

Later, Foxx did the moonwalk across the stage to honor the music icon, who died Thursday at the age of 50 after suffering cardiac arrest (initial autopsy results on Jackson's body were inconclusive, and a second is reportedly being conducted).

"I am going to moonwalk for Michael Jackson," Foxx told the crowd. As he worked his way across the stage, the audience went wild.

No one can move like Michael Jackson, but Foxx certainly held his own. Check out the video of him moonwalking to "Billie Jean" ...

Tags: ,
Like Us On Facebook

More From The Hollywood Gossip

The-moonwalk

Michael Jackson Death Anniversary: Five Years Later ...

June 25 is the five-year anniversary of Michael Jackson's death. The King of Pop died in 2009 at the age of 50.
17-weirdest-celebrity-couples_macaulay-culkin-and-mila-kunis

17 Weirdest Celebrity Couples of All Time

Hollywood hookups can get totally bizarre. Here are 17 weird celebrity couples we never saw coming.
Jermaine-jackson-michael-jackson-and-justin-bieber-wouldve-been

Michael Jackson Would Set Justin Bieber Straight, Says Brother Jermaine

Jermaine Jackson talked with TMZ about Justin Bieber recently. Jermaine believes Michael Jackson would have been a positivie influence on the troubled pop star.
Brett-nichols-dances-to-smooth-criminal

Brett Nichols, AMAZING Michael Jackson Impersonator, Dances to Smooth Criminal

Brett Nichols makes like Michael Jackson in this incredible video. Watch him go!

Avatar

I see Michael died, people dancing and the world kee moving. Each one of us with our own challenges, vith our victories and failuers. This world is hard or takes too long to figure out.