Jackson, father of the King of Pop Michael Jackson, was interviewed by Larry King on Monday night. Joe explicitly denied the accusations against him such as abusing Michael when he was a child and the idea of Michael’s children be part of a musical trio called the Jackson 3.
With regard to abusing Michael as a child he said:
“Never. Never have. And I — and I raised him just like you would raise your kids, you know? But harm Michael, for what? I have no reason. That’s my son. I loved him and I still love him,”
According to him he raised Michael like any parent would raise a child. He loved Michael so much and had no reason to harm him.
On the issue about creating the Jackson 3 which will involve Michael’s children, he said:
“Not true. That’s a bunch of jive. That’s a bunch of — I wish I could say what I should say. That’s a bunch of bull.”