Is Michael Jackson alive? Fans in a frenzy after the King of Pop is ‘spotted lurking in daughter’s selfie’

By Mieke Vlok
05 September 2016

A trick of the light? Or something more sinister?

Has MJ left the building? Apparently not.

Some fans simply don't want to believe the King of Pop is dead. And this selfie of his daughter Paris supposedly proves it. According to Instagram sleuths, Micheal isn't dead – and he’s lurking in this photo of Paris!

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A photo posted by Paris-Michael K. Jackson (@parisjackson) on
Paris Jackson, Micheal's 18-year-old daughter from his marriage to nurse Debbie Rowe, posted the car selfie earlier this year on the photo-sharing site. If some folks are to be believed, the shadowy figure in the backseat is Michael, wearing his trademark black fedora hat and a bandanna. While the picture was posted several weeks ago, the internet is buzzing with debate over the snap after a fan noticed the figure in the backseat this weekend.

While some Internet users are utterly convinced is it the Billie Jean singer, most seem to think it’s just a trick of the light.

"Thats him hes alive i know it omg," one commenter wrote, while another added, "It's a pile of clothes and a hat..."

Let's take a closer look...

pasis closeup

We've got to say, Instagram -- we're not convinced.

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