Michael Jackson spoke his condolences at James Brown’s memorial service on Saturday (December 30) at The James Brown Arena in Augusta, Georgia. Watch footage from CBS News below the cut. Check out pictures from RexFeatures and GettyImages.
Michael Jackson Ends Year Homeless And In Isolation
December 30, 2006 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com reports that despite Michael’s arrival in Las Vegas on Christmas Day, he still hasn’t been in touch with any member of his family, including his mother Katherine. Michael hasn’t spoken to any of the other Jacksons since he left California in June 2005. The article at FoxNews.com has since been removed.
Michael Jackson: Investing With Brunei Prince In Vegas?
December 27, 2006 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com weighed in on news that Michael is now living in Las Vegas as reports swirl he’ll sign a long-term deal to perform at a casino on the Strip. “Sources do tell me that Jackson’s return to Las Vegas has something to do with his old pal, Prince Jefri of Brunei,” Friedman writes. “Now comes word from sources that Jefri may have plans for Jackson regarding his interest in Spanish Trails, a private golf community just ten minutes from the Las Vegas strip.” Read more.
Is Vegas Jacko’s Latest Project That Will Never Materialize?
December 26, 2006 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com isn’t buying news that Michael Jackson is set to do a long-term Las Vegas strip performance deal. Friedman writes that the singer “is terrified of returning to the U.S. and doesn’t actually want to work.” He added, “Jackson has been convinced by his primary connection to the world, his three children’s nanny Grace Rwaramba, that he would be arrested for something if he set foot in the U.S.” Read more.
Jackson’s New Vegas House
December 25, 2006 – Michael Jackson, 48, has moved into a house in Las Vegas and plans to live there while working on a deal to do a live show on the Strip, a la Celine Dion, a source tells Us Weekly. The full story at usmagazine.com has since been removed.