Paris Jackson speaks sincerely about her childhood with Michael Jackson. The singer also assures that her father is a constant inspiration for her, almost 12 years after his tragic death.
Paris was only 11 years old when her father died in 2009. The pop star died on June 25, 2009 of acute propofol and benzodiazepine intoxication at his Bel-Air home in Los Angeles, California.
A few days after her 23rd birthday, the young woman sat down with supermodel Naomi Campbell, in an interview in which she spoke about her childhood and her future plans.
“My father was really good at making sure we were educated, he made sure we were educated,” reveals the singer, who grew up alongside her brothers Prince, 24, and Bigi, 19.
“And he did it by not just showing us, like, the glitz and the glamor and five-star venues. We saw third world countries. We saw every part of the spectrum, “he says.
Paris Jackson reveals she was conceived in Paris
The model, actress and singer noted that she was conceived in Paris, born in Los Angeles and raised “everywhere but” in those iconic cities. But his childhood was very happy with his father and brothers.
“Even growing up was about earning things,” he recalls. “If we wanted five toys from FAO Schwarz or Toys“ R ”Us, we had to read five books. It was about earning it, not just being entitled to certain things or thinking, ‘Oh, I got it.’ Working hard to achieve it is something else entirely. Is an achievement “.
And speaking of achievements, one of his most recent was the release of his first solo album called “Wilted.” “We recorded it in August and September and it came out in November. It has been good for him ”, assures the young woman, who declares herself a fan of her father’s music. “I know all the lyrics to all his songs and, you know, I will definitely play them.”