On June 25, 2009 the world was struck with the tragic & untimely death of the biggest pop icon of our time. His death left so many questions unanswered. Did he simply die a natural death, or was he in fact murdered? What secrets were buried with the legend? This documentary reveals a side of Michael Jackson unkknown to the public. Few fans had any knowledge that Jackson was investigated by STASI (the secret service of Eastern Germany) for political motives that will come to light in this riveting documentary. Evidence that he was very active in political circles is encapsulated here by public photos and footage with former US presidents Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush, and Princess Diana, the connection Michael Jackson had to the secret service and top political figures, and how he was much more than "The King of Pop" in those circles. This film delves deep into the man that was Jackson and uncovers the layers of truths behind the mysteries that the public was previously shielded from. Michael Jackson was the true "King of Pop". Yet following his tragic death, many questions remain unanswered. This eye opening film, "The Secrets of a Legend" describes Jackson's life behind the scenes in great detail presenting a side of the pop icon the public has never known. Michael Jackson is a true legend. However, like all music icons that died tragically before him, he had many secrets. Only after death can these secrets be revealed.