• MEET YOUR IDOL: CHECK! photo | Britney Spears, Michael Jackson

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Published: Wednesday August 14, 2013 06:00 AM EDT

2013

MEET YOUR IDOL: CHECK!

When Britney Spears presented birthday boy Michael Jackson with a cake at the 2002 VMAs, she had a major fangirl moment, calling the King of Pop the "artist of the millennium." Jackson gave Spears some love in return, telling her she looked "wonderful" in her sexy leather ensemble. Win-win!