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Michael Jackson's Kid

They FAKED My Dad's Voice

on 'Michael' Album

2/29/2012 4:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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Michael Jackson's daughter Paris made a bombshell announcement to friends ... telling them the MJ album released in the wake of the singer's death did NOT contain MJ's actual voice ... it was an imposter.

TMZ has learned ... the announcement was made during an online video chat with several friends in 2010 ... just before the "Michael" album was released, which contains several previously unreleased tracks allegedly performed by Michael Jackson. 

The video chat was recorded ... and Paris joked about the footage eventually "leaking" to the Internet.

Paris had made the announcement in the midst of rumors that MJ's parts on the "Michael" album were REALLY performed by an MJ sound-alike named Jason Malachi ... but both Jason and Sony denied the allegations.

During the video chat, Paris played one of the songs from the album, "Hold My Hand" ... and one of her friends asks why the singer doesn't sound like MJ. 

Paris replied, "It's NOT him ... the whole album isn't even him!! Go online ... go on YouTube and look up Jason Malachi. That's him!!"

She continues, "I should know if it's him or not because he would sing to me all the time."

TMZ has learned a recording of Paris' video message is being shopped to various media outlets ... and we're told "Offers are on the table."

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166.

Pegasus    

Michael Jackson doc finds Italian buyer


A one-off do***entary special about the relationship between Michael Jackson and Dr Conrad Murray, who was convicted of causing his death, is among a number of current affairs programmes picked up by Italian pubcaster Rai.

Michael Jackson and The Doctor: A Fatal Friendship is a one-hour doc from London-based indie October Films that originally aired on Channel 4 in the UK. It delves into the relationship between Murray and Jackson and what happened on the night the pop star died.

The deal with Rai was struck by distributor Zodiak Rights, which has also sold several other programmes to Rai.

Sunset Presse-produced series The Final Days of an Icon (19x60......′), giving an insight into the final days of 19 charismatic figures such as Ayrton Senna and Gianni Versace, and The Secret of the Seven Sisters: The Shameful Story of Oil (4x60......’) have also been sold.

964 days ago
168.

kim    

Thanks Phantom

964 days ago
169.

Michael's Guardian Angel    

We're on the same page JD. If the Cascio tracks were authentic, as soon as rumors started circulating that they weren't, Eddie Cascio would've been able to provide proof that his songs were real and it would've been the end of the story.

He had a perfect opportunity to do that for the world to see when he and his family went on the Oprah Winfrey Show (taped in November of 2010 but aired in December of 2010). Instead of showing any valid proof whatsoever, he and his family told stories about Michael and they showed old photos and home movies to gain fans' trust. Some people fell for it and saw them as a sweet family that would never do anything but show love and respect for Michael. For those of us that saw through this, it was a complete waste of time.

964 days ago
170.

Jason    

soooo MJ was lip sinking in 2008? how dare you TMZ!!!!! I am so sick pathetic piles of trash in the media using MJ's name for a bunch of made up lies...havent you bastards done enough? now your gonna accuse the greatest sing of all time of lip sinking????? go to hell TMZ you disrespectful piles of maggit ****!!!!! you all deserve to get the living **** beat out of you... Why does it always have to be MJ the media attacks for no reasion.. why cant you accuse elvis, or john lennon of lip sinking? huh? and for why??? he never did a damn thing to anyone except trying to make the world a better place, to spread love and help those who needed it... what the hell has TMZ ever done for anyone aside from spreading hurtful lies and spread pointless gossip. if there was any karma in the world people in the media like TMXZ would be dead face down in a gutter where they belong...GO TO HELL TMZ!!!!!!!!!! Get a damn life and find someone else to pick on....oh wait i guess it easier for coward little bitches to pick on a dead man that cant defend himself. seriusly go get some mental help you damn psychos

964 days ago
171.

Bryony    

Hmmm...This was posted 8 hours ago by @ParisJackson via @Twitter
People should know by now not to believe the media when it comes down to TMZ talking about my family. #HoldMyHad IS my dad actually singing.

Do TMZ have the tape available so we can judge for ourselves just exactly what Paris DID actually say?

This is old news,it was first reported in 2010,even Jackie Jackson tweeted about this back then.
Now it seems to have resurfaced due to someone close to Paris trying to cash in!

964 days ago
172.

aB*    

dont do that to this little girl!! especially when we ALL know how protective Michael was of his children!! have some respect, media!

964 days ago
173.

Jason    

TMZ has no repesect for anyone. I meen seriusly who attacks a girl that young who lost her father so tragicly? This is something only the lowest form of life would do. this should seriusly be considered child abuse...seriusly how is this not mentaly abusive twards a child....i pray someone puts these TMZ s*** bags in there place. these jerk offs are way out of line

964 days ago
174.

DJ Blur    

Hold My Hand is definitely Michael - one of the few songs on the album that is all him...it was an unfinished song he made with Akon but I think a lot of the songs are faked or at least had impersonators for backup vocals

964 days ago
175.

Daybreaker    

Michael Who?

Don't know, don't care!

Honestly, I have never listen to the album, so who cares???

964 days ago
176.

Jason    

@Daybreaker then why even read the artical and comment about it if you care so little? I think these people are closet MJ fans that are to weak to be true to themselves and admit it

964 days ago
177.

Daybreaker    

Jason: 7 minutes ago
@Daybreaker then why even read the artical and comment about it if you care so little? I think these people are closet MJ fans that are to weak to be true to themselves and admit it

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I couldn't sleep, and ran out of blood!

964 days ago
178.

dinah    

like i am saying unless you know the dang truth . then why put u r nose in Michaels all his life he dealt with bullcrap from stupid ppl and now ? well its not looking promising for mike when all he strived for in life was love how he could make this a better world and the thinks he got ? my crystal ball says NONE.......................

964 days ago
179.

Frobodobo    

LOL good way to test if ur friends really are true freinds. tell a lie and check how long till TMZ will write about it

964 days ago
180.

mymjj5.    

Now go back to vegas and watch the show .......
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@dui
I most certainly will be present for MY King Michael's next wave of premieres in Vegas May 13, 2013. I wouldn't miss it for ANYTHING!!! don't worry your TWISTED EMPTY DEMONIC BIRD BRAIN about it!


btw: my apologies to all birds and fowl of the air.

to the demons: you get what you duiserve!!!!! LOL!

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