Michael Jackson & Sony J&V Category
The Michael Jackson projected into the New Millennium was no longer the man who shared the podium with the then President of the United States, Ronald Reagan; aside the new artistic maturity and quality of contents production, ten years later, he was “poorer”. (“poor” in the broad sense, considering his privileged status).
The pathetic Media headlines on Michael Jackson’s 140 million loan with Bank Of America far away from being a new credit line. However, did Michael Jackson was fully aware how his money were used? Or he realized it when it was too late…
How and why Michael Jackson corporate investment loans with Bank Of America ended up in the hands of a company specialized in distressed debts and risky investments such Fortress Corp. Michael Jackson assets were NOT overleveraged entities neither at risk of impending bankruptcy. But it is evident that someone or something was actively working behind […]
A brief timeline of the dirty corporations’ games toward the already problematic financial situation of Michael Jackson immediately after his acquittal from the 2005 criminal charges. Media trumpeting half-truth through the usual “anonymous sources” and spreading around the general public and financial institutions a distorted perception of him.
When Michael Jackson appeared in Harlem with Al Sharpton’s National Action Network for their Music Industry Initiative, on July 6, 2002, he blamed and described the recording industry itself as racist and denounced the injustice of the music industry against artists, dead and alive. Tabloids jumped immediately on the bandwagon and there was no shortage of […]
DO YOU REMEMBER WHEN THERE WAS ALL OVER THE PRESS THE DISPUTE OF SONY TELLING THAT MICHAEL JACKSON USED THE ENTIRE ADVANCES FOR PRODUCING THE INVINCIBLE ALBUM AND THAT’S WAS ONE OF THE REASONS WHY THE COMPANY DID NOT SUPPORT HIM, ADDING HE WAS OWNING THEM 200 MILLION? Many people think that record companies loan […]
The Trigger notice was not “shotgun” and Sony’s purchase option was a credit support and more an obligation than a right. Media never divulged the reason why Sony/ATV had such a huge corporate debt, and how revenues were being distributed. Yet these documents have never been “sealed”. They were accessible to journalists. Does it mean […]
We have seen tons of posts linking the latest articles related Paul McCartney on his way to get the copyrights of his Beatles songs back. This news together with Sony purchasing the Michael Jackson Estate 50% shares in Sony/ATV Catalog created great confusion among MJ fans and thanks to misinformed blogs, we have the usual mess. Pro-estate […]