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U.S. pop star Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

U.S. pop star Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

U.S. pop star Michael Jackson gestures during a news conference at the O2 Arena in London March 5, 2009. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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Bobby Womack performs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2009 induction ceremonies in Cleveland, Ohio in this April 4, 2009 file photograph. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk/Files

Bobby Womack performs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2009 induction ceremonies in Cleveland, Ohio in this April 4, 2009 file photograph. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk/Files

Bobby Womack performs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2009 induction ceremonies in Cleveland, Ohio in this April 4, 2009 file photograph. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk/Files
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Albums by artists that Parviz Omidvar has lent money are seen here (from L) Lenn Barry, Gene Page, Danny Pearson, Bobby Womack and James Brown in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Albums by artists that Parviz Omidvar has lent money are seen here (from L) Lenn Barry, Gene Page, Danny Pearson, Bobby Womack and James Brown in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Albums by artists that Parviz Omidvar has lent money are seen here (from L) Lenn Barry, Gene Page, Danny Pearson, Bobby Womack and James Brown in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Albums by artists that Parviz Omidvar has lent money are seen here from (from L) Gene Page, Danny Pearson, Bobby Womack, Lenn Barry and James Brown in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Albums by artists that Parviz Omidvar has lent money are seen here from (from L) Gene Page, Danny Pearson, Bobby Womack, Lenn Barry and James Brown in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Albums by artists that Parviz Omidvar has lent money are seen here from (from L) Gene Page, Danny Pearson, Bobby Womack, Lenn Barry and James Brown in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Album by recording artist Len Barry who was lent money by Parviz Omidvar is seen here in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Album by recording artist Len Barry who was lent money by Parviz Omidvar is seen here in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Album by recording artist Len Barry who was lent money by Parviz Omidvar is seen here in this October 22, 2012 studio photo. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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