During Conan O’Brien’s monologue on Thursday, the host joked, “The Jackson Five announced this week that they are planning to record a new album. They’re going to record a new one. Yeah, apparently the album is going to be called ‘help, we’re out of money again.'”
MJ In Financial Trouble?
September 7, 2001 – The New York Post is reporting Michael Jackson is heavily in debt and is dependent on the success of his concerts and new album to recoup his losses. A music industry exec tells the Post, “If this album and the concert don’t do well, Michael is in trouble.”
Access Hollywood: Jacko-Spears Duet Back On
September 6, 2001 – The cancelled duet between Michael Jackson and Britney Spears is back on as a deal has been worked out where she’ll perform but it won’t be part of the televised special. No doubt though the duet will air at some later date outside of the 30 day blackout.