This Michael Jackson 2002 - 2009 photo might contain
fedora, felt hat, homburg, stetson, trilby, boater, leghorn, panama, panama hat, sailor, skimmer, straw hat, pith hat, pith helmet, sun helmet, topee, and topi.
During the rapid release of the album were explicit differences between Michael and the then head of Sony Music, Tommy Mottola. The problems began in 2000 when Jackson tried to withdraw the license from the original recordings from the catalog of his record company to release independent. So Michael would not have to split the profits with Sony. However, Jackson's lawyers have found clauses in his contract with the label that prevented the transaction.
To avoid a lawsuit, Michael and Sony struck a deal that would allow him to leave the label after the release of Invincible, but not before a...