Michael Jackson not ill with pneumonia, says publicist
(news.sawf.org) - Pop King Michael Jackson's rep has denied rumors that Jacko is receiving treatment for pneumonia in a Las Vegas hospital. On March 29, reports that said that the pop star is seriously ill were all over the place. Jackson's publicist, Raymone K. Bain said that the 'Blood on the Dance Floor' singer is fit and doing well, and that he isn't suffering from pneumonia.
"Mr. Michael Jackson is not currently in the hospital, nor has he been hospitalized with pneumonia," Bain said in a statement sent to The Showbuzz. Bain also said that she spoke with Jackson from his home, where he was holding meetings with business associates. The 48-year-old has been living in Las Vegas while he considers options for his comeback deal.