ABC News is reporting
that Beyonce, who sang tributes to Michael Jackson at her Toyota Center concert
and at New Orleans' Essence Music Festival over the weekend, will perform at Jackson's funeral in Los Angeles this afternoon. Also expected to attend are Justin Timberlake, P Diddy, Smokey Robinson, Akon and Jennifer Hudson, while previously confirmed guests include Motown Records' Berry Gordy, Stevie Wonder, Mariah Carey and Usher.
"You're talking about the A-list of all A-lists," Jackson biographer Stacy Brown (Michael Jackson: The Man Behind the Mask
) told ABC News.
Jackson's funeral begins at noon Houston time. Stay tuned to Rocks Off for continuing coverage.