Looks like he had a great time. Just days after the 10-year anniversary of late pop star Michael Jackson’s death, his son Prince Jackson embarked on a road trip. He traveled with a group of friends, and the 22-year-old shared some photos from his adventure on Instagram. He captioned one shot of his motorcycle, “First road trip with Diana!🏍🏍🏍😎.” (Named after his dad’s hit, “Dirty Diana,” perhaps?)
Prince also posted some group photos from the outing on June 28, and wrote, “Went with a solid group of people.” He shared with his followers that he “got to see Yosemite for the first time,” too. What a great trip!
Michael passed away on June 25, 2009, at the age of 50. He died in his Los Angeles home, in what was later ruled as the suffering of a cardiac arrest. On the 10th anniversary of his death, the Jackson estate released a statement that read in part, “Ten years ago today, the world lost a gifted artist and extraordinary humanitarian … United in grief, the world wept not only at the loss of an artistic genius but at the void left by the loss of a father, son and brother … A decade later, Michael Jackson is still with us, his influence embedded in dance, fashion, art and music of the moment. He is more important than ever.”
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It’s hard to believe it’s been ten years since Michael’s passing, and fans can’t believe how big his children — Prince, Paris and Bigi (formerly known as Blanket) — have gotten since then. Generally, Prince keeps pretty quiet on his social media when it comes to his famous father — with at least one notable exception.
Back in August, he shared a direct message he’d received, demanding that he post something about Michael’s birthday. “If you expect anything from me you will get nothing,” he wrote. ” … This is my account that is public to everyone and I will use it as I see fit. If you’d like to see birthday posts for my dad look at what I’m tagged in. I chose to honor him in a different, intimate, and personal way.” You just keep doing you, Prince!
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