London, (ANI): Michael Jackson"s children have a better chance at
living normal lives after their father"s death, said the King of
Pop"s close friend, Lionel Richie.
The Thriller hitmaker's three kids - Prince, 13, Paris, 12, and
eight-year-old Blanket - were placed in the custody of their
grandmother Katherine after the Thriller hitmaker passed away last
Jackson was determined to keep his children out of the public
eye, but Katherine decided they would be better off at public
school. "I will be there for his children... I think they have a
better chance now. I think they have a better opportunity to live a
normal life. You know it's hard to be Michael Jackson's kids
because you're out and it's you with Michael Jackson and he was
larger than life," the Daily Express quoted Lionel Richie as
telling the Sun.