Joe Jackson Says Omer Bhatti is Michael Jackson’s Son

In a video interview with, Joe Jackson dropped a bombshell this week by saying that Omer Bhatti is indeed Michael Jackson’s son. Rumors Omer Bhatti was Michael Jackson’s secret son exploded over the Internet after the 25-year-old was seen sitting with the family at Jackson’s memorial service.

“Yes, I knew he had another son,” Joe Jackson says in the video. “Yes, I did.”

Michael Jackson and Omer Bhatti as a child
Michael Jackson and Omer Bhatti as a child

As reported earlier, Omer Bhatti lived with his parents, who worked for Jackson, at Neverland Ranch for eight years. Bhatti’s mother, Pia Bhatti, is rumored to have had a one-night stand with Michael Jackson in Oslo in 1984. However, Omer Bhatti has reportedly denied he is Michael Jackson’s son. “Michael is not my father,” Bhatti allegedly told a friend, who then leaked the conversation to the London Mirror.

Joe Jackson, Michael’s father, seems to believe otherwise. “[Omer] looks like a Jackson, acts like a Jackson, can dance like a Jackson,” he says in the video interview. Jermaine Jackson has also hinted that he believes Omer Bhatti may be Jackson’s biological son as well. “We won’t deny it,” Jermaine told The Daily Mail. “We are going to give him the same love and care that we give Prince and Paris and Blanket.”

According to a 2004 Us Weekly report, Jackson allegedly told close friends that he did have an affair with Pia Bhatti and was indeed Omer Bhatti’s father.

Watch the Joe Jackson video here:

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July 7: Omer Bhatti (far left) sits beside Rebbie, Janet, Randy, Tito, Marlon, Jackie and Jermaine at the L.A. memorial service.

Things just get stranger by the day in the Michael Jackson saga. Now rumors are flying that the gloved one had a fourth, secret love child who attended his funeral! The young man, 25 year-old dancer Omer Bhatti, sat alongside Jackson’s grieving brothers and sisters during the memorial tribute two weeks ago.


The Sun is reporting that Bhatti is Jackson’s fourth child and that his childhood photos show an uncanny likeness to 7 year-old Blanket, Michael’s youngest “official” child.

Reportedly, Michael told close friends in 2004 that the Norwegian Bhatti was born following a one-night stand in 1984 with Pia Bhatti.

Omer Bhatti is now rumored to be seeking a DNA test to discover the truth. If the test is confirmed, Omar would be Michael’s oldest child, and might join in any contest of Michael’s will. Stay tuned…who knows what the next twist will be in the aftermath of Jackson’s mysterious life and death.

Update: More pictures and footage of Michael’s possible love child.