Chewbacca Mom Sings Michael Jackson In Response To Police Shootings: Watch

"Chewbacca Mom" Candace Payne attends the 2016 CMT Music awards
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"Chewbacca Mom" Candace Payne attends the 2016 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 8, 2016 in Nashville, Tenn. 

Chewbacca Mom Candace Payne has channeled Michael Jackson in response to last week's fatal shootings of police officers in Dallas.

Payne posted a video on Facebook during the weekend of her cover of Michael Jackson's 1991 ballad "Heal the World."

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Payne lives about a half-hour from Dallas in Grand Prairie, Texas. A gunman opened fire on a peaceful protest in Dallas against fatal police shootings of black men in Minnesota and Louisiana on Thursday killing five police officers and wounding seven other people. Payne says she hopes her rendition of the song inspires people to make the world "a better place."


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Payne rose to fame in May after posting a wildly popular video of her hysterically laughing while wearing a toy Chewbacca mask. The video has gained nearly 160 million views on Facebook.