michaeljackson_tribute1.jpgIt didn't take long, but many of Michael Jackson's celebrity friends and admirers have paid tribute to the legendary icon who tragically died yesterday. Rocked by the sudden news, many took to their Twitter accounts to voice their grief.

Britney Spears tweeted: "He was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed."

Pal, Madonna told People: "I can't stop crying over the sad news."

While his ex-wife, Lisa Marie-Presley said: "I am so very sad and confused with every emotion possible. I am heartbroken for his children, who I know were everything to him, and for his family. This is such a massive loss on so many levels, words fail me."

Meanwhile, some of fashion's movers and shakers tweeted their reactions.

Henry Holland: "Michael Jackson died?!"

Jodie Harsh: "Ok, confirmed. Very sad. A true icon of our times. Glastonbury will be a very strange place to be at tomorrow."

Jeremy Scott: "I'm just in shock at the loss of such an icon and feel so sad for his children at this time for their loss."

Kelly Osbourne:
"What a sad night! I am in shock over how sad I am about MJ!"

P. Diddy: "Michael Jackson showed me that you can actually see the beat. He made the music come to life!! He made me believe in magic. I will miss him!"

Dita von Teese: "I'm stunned and sad. I can't even say anything else because I don't really believe it right now."