Michael Jackson was rushed to hospital in Los Angeles after suffering a cardiac arrest according to reports from TMZ.

According to the report CPR was administered to the pop star in the ambulance on his way to the hospital.

A family member told TMZ said the singer is in really bad shape”.

His mother is reportedly on her way to him and his brothers are headed to UCLA.

The star’s father, Joe Jackson, said over the phone that Michel “is not doing well”.