"If he's such a gentleman, he'd make sure Janet is there," Mr. Jackson told the New York Post in a Saturday article.
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"To put to rest any speculation or rumors as to whether I will be performing at the Super Bowl tomorrow; I will not," Jackson said in a statement released Saturday. "Thank you for your support and I do look forward to seeing you all very soon."
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