Michael Jackson has passed away at the age of 50.

The legendary pop star suffered cardiac arrest earlier this afternoon, and when paramedics arrived at his Beverly Hills home, he wasn't breathing and they were unable to revive him.

Michael is survived by three children, Michael Joseph Jackson, Jr., Paris Michael Katherine Jackson and Prince "Blanket" Michael Jackson II.

X17online was the first to report that Jackson was rushed to the UCLA Medical Center earlier this afternoon, and we brought you the first pictures of the pop star as he was wheeled into the hospital.