Jamie Foxx's Moonwalk for Michael Jackson at the BET Awards

By: Tisah Tucknott - Jun 29, 2009   Updated: Mar 31 2011
References: usmagazine
Yesterday's BET Awards in Los Angeles opened with Michael Jackson's “Beat It,” complete with host Jamie Foxx's moonwalk in a tribute to Michael Jackson.

Showing off some Michael Jackson signature moves, Jamie Foxx also paid tribute to the King of Pop with a crotch-grabbing routine.

Jamie Foxx's moonwalk across the stage was in honor of Michael Jackson, who unexpectedly died last Thursday.

Implications - Michale Jackson is the King of Pop and there's no way that will change anytime soon. After his untimely death, there have been numerous tributes in his honor. These homages range from covers of his songs to impersonators busting out Jackson's signature moves. The icon continues to remain influential to dancers who model themselves after him.