A staggering amount of home-made videos were turned in at the request of fan submissions for the ambitious Behind The Mask Project that transformed thousands of tribute videos into a collective fan-made video for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]’s hit “Behind The Mask,” off his first posthumous album Michael.
Directed by Dennis Lui, the music video shows fans from all over the world lip-synching and taking on the King of Pop’s signature dance moves for a stunning final product that proves just how much the world misses MJ.
Debuting Tuesday morning on Michael Jackson’s Facebook page, the “Behind The Mask” music video includes 1,600 fan submissions paying tribute to the late Michael Jackson in a touching response that shows how much he impacted the world.
Fans are shown lip synching the lyrics with some even brave enough to try their hand at MJ’s signature dance moves like the moonwalk, the tip toe pose and the “Smooth Criminal” lean.
Watch the completely fan-made music video of Michael Jackson’s “Behind The Mask” below: