Michael Jackson`s mother thanks loyal fans

London: Michael Jackson`s mother Katherine has thanked singer`s followers for coming together to commemorate the first anniversary of his death.

Fans will pay tribute to the `King of Pop` with a celebration of the star`s life that will take place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel this Saturday, Contactmusic reported.

Katherine Jackson has posted a video on YouTube welcoming Jackson`s fans to the upcoming celebration.

She said that her son would be "very honoured and pleased".

Jackson, 50, died because of cardiac arrest on June 25, last year.