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Official Video Premiere: Michael Jackson's 'Hold My Hand' Ft. Akon

December 9, 2010 (8:08 am) GMT
The legacy of Michael Jackson is celebrated by his fans in this Akon-featuring music video directed by Mark Pellington.

A music video for 's first official posthumous single "Hold My Hand" has finally arrived in full. Featuring , it is filled with images of people celebrating the legacy of the late King of Pop. Inserted among the tribute is old footage of Michael during the past years.

The video is directed by Mark Pellington and was filmed in California. "The video is a tribute to all that Michael stands for -- life, in all its permutations...love, and its power.... A video of memory, healing and joy," the director said in a statement.

"Hold My Hand" is listed in an upcoming album titled "" which also lines up and in addition to Akon. Although the album will not come out in the United States until December 14, it has been made available for free stream in full on MJ's official site.

Michael Jackson's "Hold My Hand" music video

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