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  1. smooth-c

    Album Mockups

    I just found an album mockup I did for 'Money' as a single. I did this quite some years ago. The painting/illustration is actually by Christophe Bulme whom was commissioned to do the work. It was allegedly supposed to be used as a single cover for 'Money', before SONY allegedly cancelled the...
  2. Revisit - Michael Jackson's Pop Star Breakthrough, 'Off The Wall' | For The Record

    Revisit - Michael Jackson's Pop Star Breakthrough, 'Off The Wall' | For The Record

    Jackson and producer Quincy Jones' pop dominance began with the GRAMMY-winning, record-breaking 'Off the Wall,' released Aug. 10, 1979 In 1978, a 20-year-old Michael Jackson, alongside Diana Ross, comedian Richard Pryor and other major Black stars, starred in Universal/Motown's feature film The...
  3. You Should Feel Threatened by Me

    You Should Feel Threatened by Me

    Nineteen years ago this month, Michael Jackson's final studio album ‘Invincible’ was released. It had been six years since Jackson's last full studio album ‘HIStory Past, Present and Future Book 1’ and four years since his very last offering ‘Blood On the Dance Floor/ HIStory In The Mix’ which...
  4. Thriller Scores a 20% Increase In Us Digital Song Charts

    Thriller Scores a 20% Increase In Us Digital Song Charts

    Michael Jacksons' 'Thriller' album - 1982 It's that season again - one of which is personally my favourite! World Music Awards have recently tweeted that the legendary album, 'Thriller' has scored a 20% increase in US digital song sales in the week ending September 30th. The World Music Awards...
  5. $2 Million Lawsuit Over ‘E.t. The Extra-Terrestrial’

    $2 Million Lawsuit Over ‘E.t. The Extra-Terrestrial’

    In 1982, two blockbuster cultural events happened. Steven Spielberg’s movie E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial and Michael Jackson’s album Thriller were both released in November that year. Not only were both projects hugely popular, but Jackson and his producer Quincy Jones also went on to create a...
  6. The Jacksons ‘Triumph,’ ‘Victory’ & ‘2300 Jackson Street’ Expanded Digital Editions

    The Jacksons ‘Triumph,’ ‘Victory’ & ‘2300 Jackson Street’ Expanded Digital Editions

    We're getting Jacksons fever this week! Lots of news doing the rounds. Whichever way you look at it, it's nice to see some buzz around these fantastic albums. Yes, we always want more - and we deserve more, right? That's another topic - but this is pretty great in my opinion. Triumph (1980)...
  7. Paris Jackson Mines Her Heartache For Solo Debut Album

    Paris Jackson Mines Her Heartache For Solo Debut Album

    NEW YORK (AP) — It started in her bedroom with just a guitar, but Paris Jackson has turned coping with the heartache after a recent breakup into her debut solo album. Jackson, 22, has been a devoted music fan all her life and dabbled in making her own, but has been hesitant to call herself a...
  8. Ben Nagle

    You Should Feel Threatened By Me

    Ben Nagle submitted a new article This thread is for the general discussion of the Article You Should Feel Threatened By Me. Read more about this article... Please add to the discussion here.
  9. Rocker Eddie Van Halen Dies at 65 Years Of Age

    Rocker Eddie Van Halen Dies at 65 Years Of Age

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Eddie Van Halen, considered one of rock music’s greatest guitar players and a founding member of the hugely successful rock band named after him and his drummer brother, died of cancer on Tuesday, his son said on social media. He was 65. “I can’t believe I’m having to...
  10. smooth-c

    Revisit - Michael Jackson's Pop Star Breakthrough, 'Off The Wall' | For The Record

    smooth-c submitted a new article This thread is for the general discussion of the Article Revisit - Michael Jackson's Pop Star Breakthrough, 'Off The Wall' | For The Record. Read more about this article... Please add to the discussion here.
  11. Michael Jackson And Freddie Mercury's Electrifying Long-Lost Duets Are Heart-Wrenchingly Good

    Michael Jackson And Freddie Mercury's Electrifying Long-Lost Duets Are Heart-Wrenchingly Good

    Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury recorded three tracks at MJ's private home studio in 1983. One was the dramatically charismatic frontman on Queen, the other was known the world over as the King of Pop and together they recorded a handful of duets, only one of which ever made it officially...
  12. Ben Nagle

    ‘Off the Wall’ turns 41! What is your ‘Holy Trinity’ from the album?

    Today marks 41 years since “Off the Wall’ was released, a defining moment in Michaels career as he successfully transitions from child prodigy to adult star. In 1981 the album became the best selling by any black artist and would produce an unprecedented four Billboard top 10 hits (two reaching...
  13. Minimj

    The Jackson 5 or The Jacksons.

    Pretty simple - who do you prefer? Two different groups in my eyes for the simple fact of the shift of genre in regards to the style of music. For me, I prefer the Jacksons. The style of music was some what more like a feel of fresh air in contrast to the bubblegum pop sound of the Jackson Five.
  14. Minimj

    Invincible- 'The Weakest Link'

    Invincible was the last solo album from Michael. This album has received many low reviews and slack from the fan community. Let's discuss why it is the least favourite album from Michael. Also if you have any positives post away!
  15. smooth-c

    Welcome Thread

    Welcome! Please use this thread to introduce yourself as a new member :) -- My name is Greg, I've been a long term MJ fan. I'm currently 32 years old and live in South East of England. My favourite album is the Bad album. See you around!
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