"Hold My Hand" (Duet with Akon). "Hold My Hand" is the first official single from Michael Jackson's upcoming new album, MICHAEL. "Hold My Hand", a duet with Akon, is a song they recorded in 2007. A handwritten note from Michael belonging to his Estate indicated his desire that "Hold My Hand" be the first single on his next project. However, in its unfinished state, the song leaked out in 2008. Akon recently completed the new and final production of "Hold My Hand." Full "Hold My Hand" (Duet with Akon) music video coming soon! Don't forget to sign-up for the Michael Jackson newsletter to be notified when the full video becomes available.