Rod Temperton on working with Jackson
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Thriller songwriter on working with Jackson

Rod Temperton, the British songwriter best known for Michael Jackson's Thriller and Rock With You, has died.

In a statement, Jon Platt, chairman of music publisher Warner/Chappell, said Temperton died in London last week at the age of 66 following "a brief aggressive battle with cancer".

In a Newsnight interview he recalled working with Michael Jackson.

  • 05 Oct 2016