I know you all are familiar with Michael's silky, soulful jam "Butterflies," written by Floetry (Marsha Ambrosius). But did you know she wrote another song for Michael titled "Cry/I want you to stay?" The song was written a few weeks before Michael's passing, and as stated by Marsha in the video's audio—they never got to finish the song. A few weeks before the "This Is It" tour was slated to begin, she flew over to London and wrote the song in her mother's house on the piano.
A couple of years ago, I got the chance to see this rare clip—albeit, it was much longer. And then, about a year ago, I came across this shortened version. Although I wish it were the more extended clip—it's too cute not to share! His smile is beyond precious. (P.S. My brain is fuzzy, so, please, don't quote me, but I believe he was watching the Andrae Crouch Choir rehearse. On the longer video, his shirt was untucked, making him look all the more adorable! I wish we had pics
If you're a night owl, I'm sure you have already seen—are currently watching—and have watched this video a million times by now. But, if you're not on Twitter and have missed it, then you're in for a treat! The following is a rare video of Michael performing for reference footage—used by Will Vinton to create the California Raisins commercial. (P.S. Michael and Will worked on many projects together, such as "Captain E.O." and "Speed Demon.") But on to the footage. Michael loo