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Michael Jackson


Michael Jackson's Thriller

Thriller was the pop video that redefined pop videos - a 15 minute long cinematic epic, shot by Hollywood legend John Landis, featuring balletic choreography and a multi-million dollar price tag.

The horror-film inspired video was filled with breakdancing zombies and werewolves, and deemed too terrifying to be shown during the day. Thriller was first broadcast as a late night special and millions tuned in to watch.

It made Michael Jackson a cultural phenomenon and his album one of the biggest sellers of all time.


1983 Music: Top of the Pops | Thriller | Spandau Ballet


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