Joe Jackson responds to the rumor of his death
Joe Jackson who had Michael Jackson as one of his children has taken to his site to console fans he is '100 for every penny alive'.
The 87-year-old showbiz patriarch was hospitalized in Los Angeles a week ago because of a high fever which was found amid a normal registration.
Another post on his site on Thursday, titled I Am 100% Alive, read: 'The rumors of my passing have been incredibly overstated. If you don't mind disregard all the doltish false rumors from individuals who appear to discover funniness in such subjects.'
Joe, who was married to Katherine Scruse, marked the post, which was joined by a photo of him clearly at a beachside resort.
On Wednesday, his child Jermaine Jackson conceded their family was "concerned" about their dad taking after his hospitalization on May 13, however, said they were grateful he is presently doing 'much better'.
He said: 'My dad is improving. We were all stressed yet he's improving, he's much more advantageous and we're extremely glad about that.'
'He got feeble and they surged him ... he was doing an ordinary registration and he got feeble and they conceded him.'
'He wanted a registration at his specialist's and they place him in the doctor's facility.'
'The way we got the news he was not doing admirably.'
Jermaine, 61, conceded his dad is in great spirits, in spite of as yet being in the healing center.
He included: 'He's greatly improved. The greater part of his key signs are awesome and we're exceptionally upbeat. He's simply drained. He's 87. We're simply attempting to clutch him as much as we can.'
'My dad's exceptionally solid; he's up there telling jokes. He's doing fine. We're all holding up well.'
Last August, Joe was hospitalized in Brazil, where he was commending his 87th birthday, in the wake of misery a stroke and three heart assaults.
He was accounted for to have taken three Viagra pills at the time.