AEG emails describe 'emotionally paralysed' Jackson ahead of comeback tour


Leaked emails between employees of Michael Jackson’s 2009 comeback tour promoter AEG have described the late star as “an emotionally paralysed mess”.

Jackson was booked for a 50-night residency at the O2 Arena in London called This Is It, but he died in June 2009 shortly before the tour was due to start.

AEG have since claimed a £11m cancellation policy but the insurers of the concert, Lloyd's of London, argue that the company made false claims about Jackson's health ...

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