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MJ's Alleged Son

"Dad" Speaks Out

He Warned Me About DNA Lies

3/8/2014 12:34 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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A man has come forward claiming he's the real father of 31-year-old Brandon Howard -- NOT Michael Jackson -- telling TMZ, Howard warned him earlier this week the DNA story would be breaking ... and told him it was phony baloney.

65-year-old Augie Johnson tells us, he fathered Brandon during his relationship with Brandon's mom, Miki Howard in the 80s -- and has remained a central figure in Brandon's life.

He tells us, he was in the delivery room when Brandon was born and even brought Brandon to recording studios as a child. We've seen multiple family photos of them together.

Augie says they're so close ... Brandon called him days before TMZ broke the story about the DNA test, telling him, "Don't worry about this stuff. You are my dad."

Augie insists his son had nothing to do with the DNA stunt -- telling us the "greedy people" around Brandon are the masterminds.

As for Brandon resembling MJ -- Augie says it's purely a coincidence. If anything, Brandon resembles Michael AFTER surgery -- so there's actually no resemblance at all.

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16.

RAQUEL DE DEUS     

É inacreditável como existem pessoas oportunistas e interesseiras neste mundo, meu Deus !! Por que a imprensa da tanta importância para esses aproveitadores, por que quando Michael estava vivo não apareceu ninguém dizendo isso ou aquilo ?? Deixem o homem descansar em paz.

176 days ago
17.

Biff    

I doubt it's possible for his son to have nothing to do with this. If he isn't on board with it, who else could possibly gain from it?

176 days ago
18.

Lil-za    

TMZ broke the story and is drugging it through the mud!

176 days ago
19.

Luz    

I think someone is going to get an unpleasant surprise in all of this. Since the pot has been stirred, why not go to a reputable place like a court, and request a DNA test, and then make it public?!

176 days ago
20.

Bea    

Brandon has the same facial bone structure as his father Augie. This so-called story has outlived itself. If this is all it takes two get in the tabloids, alleged MJ - kids will pop up all over the place from now on.

176 days ago
21.

hmm    

There is NO resemblance between howard and mj. Why do people say they look alike? They DON'T.

176 days ago
22.

Thizz √$    

Vette guy is a punk

176 days ago
23.

shanta588    

How can he say that his son had nothing to do with the dna testing and he's not the mastermind didn't he release a video of him saying that mike is his dad and he don't want any money from his label or anything like that if he knew this whole thing was phoney and he wasn't the mastermind why would he release that vid out of anything in the video he should've said the whole thing was phoney instead he confirmed it.

176 days ago
24.

Loki22    

If anything do a dna test on prince the oldest one because that boy looks NOTHING like Michael. Michael imo only really has 2 biological kids and that's paris and blanket.

176 days ago
25.

Just My Opinion    

Didn't this dude admit he got a DNA done on himself in a video TMZ posted on here? Why, and If so, who's the daddy? This man or Michael Jackson? The only woman Michael was ever seen with was Debbie (who carried his kids for him), and married Lisa Marie, so not sure if Michael is the father of this dude or not.

176 days ago
26.

Kay    

Phoney baloney...................................

176 days ago
27.

StopTheMadneZz    

It worked, we're still talking about it.

176 days ago
28.

Joao    

That imposer's father has no idea how stupid he sounds/is.
FATHER: My son is a good kid. I know he had nothing to do with the DNA stunt. -- It was those greedy people on the playground he's been hanging around that masterminds everything and FORCED him to imitate Michael Jackson.
NOTE TO THE WORLD: Brandon and his father are nutcases---stay away, stay FAR AWAY.

176 days ago
29.

Warren    

He's either Joe's or one of the brothers kid...

I doubt that MJ's P ever went into a V.

176 days ago
30.

Gatta Jordan    

MIKI HOWARD RESPONDS TO MICHAEL JACKSON & B. HOWARD DNA TESTING CLAIM

Read more: kempiredaily.com/miki-howard-responds-to-michael-jackson-b-howard-dna-testing-claim | KempireDaily.com (@KempireDaily)

176 days ago
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