The 10 Best Covers of Michael Jackson's Songs

Hail to the King: hear the greatest versions of MJ's tracks by the artists he inspired

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Mariah Carey, "I'll Be There"

Carey connects to the childlike purity of the Jackson 5's classic chart-topping ballad. But she also makes the song her own. Her reprise of this performance would be one of the most poignant musical moments of Jackson's funeral, in 2009.

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