Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Thursday night, “Last night at an awards show in Europe, Michael Jackson made an appearance with Lindsay Lohan. Yeah, people in the audience kept asking, ‘Who are those two skinny white chicks?'”
Jacko’s World Music Awards Appearance A Mistake
November 16, 2006 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com commented on the brief appearance by Michael Jackson at the World Music Awards in London on Wednesday night, where he sang a few lines of ‘We Are the World’ and almost backed out of appearing. Friedman writes, “From the descriptions, it was poorly and hastily produced, under-rehearsed and undirected. This should come has no surprise, since Jackson hasn’t got a proper manager or any handlers who know anything about show business – just a nanny and a press rep. But Jackson has so systematically destroyed all his relationships, there isn’t anyone left to take charge of his bizarre, downwardly spiraling career.” The article at FoxNews.com has since been removed.
Will Jacko Resort To Old Tricks To Duck WMA Performance?
November 14, 2006 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com is doubting Michael Jackson is going to go through with performing ‘Thriller’ at the World Music Awards in London on Wednesday night. Friedman said, “Watch for Jackson to invoke a bad back or exhaustion, his two most frequent excuses.” Read more.
Michael Jackson To Perform At World Music Awards In London
November 9, 2006 – The Sun reports Michael has agreed to perform at the World Music Awards at London’s Earls Court next week. “Jackson has definitely told organizers he will be performing,” an awards spokesman said. “His dancers have already started rehearsals. He will close the show with ‘Thriller’, a complete recreation of the video.”
Woman Claims She, Not Debbie Rowe, Is Mother To Jacko’s Kids
October 25, 2006 – Nona Lola Paris Jackson, from London, has filed legal papers in Los Angeles in which she requests the court to join her into the paternity battle between Michael Jackson and Debbie Rowe. Included in the documents is a hand-typed letter in which she says she gave birth to Jackson’s children. A court has set a hearing fate of November 29th to hear her case. The woman spoke about her claims from her home. Footage at splash-video.com requires an account.
Michael Jackson: Former Lawyers In Conspiracy
October 17, 2006 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com reports Michael is accusing his former attorneys of conspiring to put him into involuntary bankruptcy. In papers filed on August 29th in Tarzana, California, but unseen until now, Jackson accuses former attorneys Ayscough & Marar of “approaching other lawyers” who represented Jackson “in an effort to get such lawyers to join [with them] in forcing Jackson into involuntary bankruptcy…” The article at FoxNews.com has since been removed.