According to recent report of AN, Eddie Van Halen’s first observation about Michael Jackson shared by official Instagram page of Jackson.

Eddie and Michael was collaborated for one of the most popular Michael Jackson songs of all time, “Beat It”. Here’s what Eddie said:

“‘He was this musical genius with this childlike innocence. He was such a professional, and such a sweetheart.’ – Eddie Van Halen on Michael Jackson. The short film for Beat It was filmed on March 9, 1983. Link in bio to watch. Photo: Eddie Van Halen joins Michael on stage in Texas.”

You can see the original Instagram post below.

Back on July 9,David Lee Roth released the latest of The New Roth Show on his official YouTube channel and revealed a never-told-before story about Eddie Van Halen.

He also mentioned about how Eddie Van Halen was influenced by Eric Clapton, and said ‘Eddie is very very much steeped in Eric Clapton’.

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