Story by the Associated Press; curated by Dave Urbanski

“Michael Jackson” performed Sunday at the Billboard Music Awards.

Image source: YouTube

Image source: YouTube

Well, his hologram did, anyway.

And it was quite the performance that the late King of Pop’s hologram turned it, mirroring his signature slick dance moves to “Slave to the Rhythm,” a song from Jackson’s new posthumous album “Xscape.”

Accompanied by a plethora of background dancers, beaming lights and fire blasts, the Jackson hologram performance apparently looked so real that some members of the audience got emotional.

Image source: YouTube

Image source: YouTube

Image source: YouTube

Image source: YouTube

It was easily the biggest moment at the awards show at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Have a look for yourself:

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