Kelefa Sanneh, Staff Writer at The New Yorker and former music critic at The Times details just how much love for MJ there is by telling the story of Manu Dibango, the musician from whom MJ stole music for his song, “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’.” Despite the theft, Dibango extolls nothing but praise and respect for MJ.

Rihanna, on the other hand….