06/26/2012 02:55 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Beyonce's Michael Jackson Letter: Singer Reveals New Note To King Of Pop

Monday, June 25 was the third anniversary of Michael Jackson's untimely death. To remember the fallen King of Pop, the current Queen of Pop, Beyonce, penned an open letter to Jackson and posted it online.

"When I was just starting out, my first producer used to make me listen to Michael Jackson's live performance of 'Who's Loving You,'" she wrote. "He would have me watch that for hours back to back to back."

Beyonce wrote that she learned soul from watching Jackson, who exhibited what she called "swag."

"Michael Jackson changed me, and helped me to become the artist that I am," she wrote. "Thank you, Michael."

Head over to Beyonce's site to check out the full letter.

Beyonce wasn't the only celebrity to pay tribute to Jackson. The late singer's daughter, Paris, tweeted her remembrance on Monday.

"RIP Michael Jackson .. Dad you will forever be in my heart <3 i love you," she wrote.

For more on Michael Jackson, click here. Listen to Jackson sing "Who's Loving You" below.



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