Mariah Carey Sings Jackson 5′s ‘I’ll Be There’ at Memorial

07/07/2009 at 12:00 AM EDT

Mariah Carey Sings Jackson 5′s ‘I’ll Be There’ at Memorial
Luke Frazza/AFP/Getty; Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Landov
Inside the Staples Center, Mariah Carey performs "I'll Be There," a No. 1 hit for the Jackson 5 in 1970 with Michael sharing lead vocals with his older brother Jermaine, who was seen singing along at the memorial service.

Carey covered the song on her 1992 Unplugged album, which was a No. 1 hit for her.

In Carey’s version, Trey Lorenz sang the Jermaine part and he joins Carey onstage at the service. The pair riffed a little bit of the Jackson 5's "Never Can Say Goodbye" into their performance while in the audience wept. Luke Frazza/AFP/Getty; Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Landov

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Adam Levine's Wedding Details!
  • James Garner: 1928-2014

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

Advertisement

From Our Partners

Watch It

What to Watch Today

From Our Partners