Best of 2009

Michael JacksonRock and Roll Hall of Fame and MuseumPrince Michael Jackson IIMichael Joseph Jackson Jr.UsherStaples Center
R&B star Usher rests his hand on Michael Jackson's coffin as he sings Jackson's "Gone Too Soon" during the star's memorial service at Staples Center. Jackson died June 25. Past coverage >>> Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times