Matt Sayles / Invision/AP
Matt Sayles / Invision/AP

"Prince" Michael Jackson spoke publicly for the first time, as he and his sister Paris accepted their late father's Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grammys.

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Joined by their cousins, Prince addressed the award show crowd, saying of his dad, "Through all his songs, his message was simple -- love. We will continue to spread his message and help the world."

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Choking up a bit, Prince also thanked the King of Pop's fans. "Our father love you so much because you were always there for him."

Paris also spoke to the audience, saying, "We love you daddy."

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