“It was going to be out of this world. It"s something Michael has never done before – a dance music album," the Mirror quoted him as saying. “I was very proud of it. But he was very protective and kept it under lock and key. After we made it I had to hand back every demo. He was a perfectionist and didn"t want anyone to hear it until it was ready," he said.
Will.i.am had spent nearly a year working with Jacko on the new material in a studio in Ireland.