Michael Jackson’s Birthday BK Style

Tracy Morgan, Free, Ed Lover, and Spike Lee

Not even the rain could stop thousands of Michael Jackson fans from turning out to celebrate the King of Pop’s 51st birthday in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park on Saturday (Aug. 29). The party, organized by filmmaker Spike Lee, drew the likes of the Rev. Al Sharpton, Ed Lover, Free, and Tracy Morgan. DJ Spinna kept the crowd moving, playing MJ classics. Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz declared the occasion “Michael Jackson Memorial Day.”