During last night’s Grammy Awards, the late Michael Jackson was honored with a 3D video presentation of his “Earth Song” — with live vocals provided by Usher, Celine Dion, Smokey Robinson, Jennifer Hudson and Carrie Underwood.

The video, which was absent from the This Is It documentary, would have been shown during the concert series in London Jackson was preparing for. It was introduced by Lionel Richie, who said the performance was meant by Jackson as a call to action against the destruction of Nature and animals by humans. Check it out below:

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  • http://www.childmode.com Nadia

    Fabulous performance! It was hard on the eyes though due to the lack of 3D glasses….

  • laura

    this is why i love michael jackson, this is song is brilliant! i hope people take notice

  • tj

    A fitting tribute by these artists, I love the song, and must have it on a CD or something! We should all work to save the planet…Michael was a genius..

  • froggytuff

    Edit: You forgot to mention the awesome acceptance speech from his kids, Prince and Paris :-)

  • http://www.customerinnovations.com Frank Capek

    There’s a young girl named Farrel that does a really passionate version of this song on YouTube. You should check it out… the link is: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ggxJHTIdqzM