MICHAEL JACKSON for Artist Of The Millennium

During an MTV Video Music Award ceremony on August 29, 2002, which also happened to be Michael's birthday, Brittany Spears introduced Michael as the artist of the millennium, to present him with a birthday cake.  Michael was under the impression that he was receiving an award for Artist of the Millennium from MTV. It is unclear to fans around the world when MTV decided that this award, that was earlier mentioned on their own website ceased to exist. I believe its time for MTV to do what is right and produce such an award for Michael's contribution to the music industry.  An award that should have been given to him in 2000, not only for his inspirational lyrics and amazing video productions, but also for making MTV what it is today.  For those who are not aware of Michael's lifelong humanitarian efforts, below is a list of charities and links to some of those charities he supported.  R.I.P. Till We Meet, Michael.  We love you more!

{Michael Jackson's Charities }

AIDS Project Los Angeles
American Cancer Society 
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boys' and Girls' Clubs of America
Childhelp USA
Children's Defense Fund
Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation
End Hunger Network
Great Ormond Street Hospital

Jane Goodall Institute
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Make-A-Wish Foundation
Prince's Trust
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Starlight Children's Foundation
TJ Martell Foundation
United Negro College Fund

The Millennium-Issue of the Guinness Book Of Records names Michael as the Pop Star who supports the most charity organizations, according to JacksonAction.com, which has an extensive timeline of Jackson's charity work.

AIDS Project L.A.
American Cancer Society
Angel Food
Big Brothers of Greater Los Angeles
BMI Foundation
Brotherhood Crusade
Brothman Burn Center
Camp Ronald McDonald
Childhelp U.S.A.
Children's Institute International
Cities and Schools Scolarship Fund
Community Youth Sports & A r t s Foundation
Congressional Black Caucus
Dakar Foundation
Dreamstreet Kids
Dreams Come True Charity
Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation
Heal The World Foundation
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation
Make A Wish Foundation
Minority Aids Project
Motown Museum
National Rainbow Coalition
Rotary Club of Australia
Society of Singers
Starlight Foundation
The Carter Center's Atlanta Project
The Sickle Cell Research Foundation
United Negro College Fund
United Negro College Fund Ladder's of Hope
Volunteers of America
Watts Summer Festival
Wish Granting
YMCA - 28th Street/Crenshaw


We the undersigned:
Would like for Michael Jackson to receive recognition, for his lifelong efforts to the music video industry and for making MTV what it is today. A pioneer in his own right and one of the greatest humanitarian this world has ever known. I believe that if such an award does not exist, one should be created for Michael.  Please help make this happen for him, his family and his fans.  Thank you for your time.
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