Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he was one of the most popular entertainers in the world and one of the best-selling music artists of all time.
Music producer Glen Ballard was in the studio with Jackson and Quincy Jones for the making of "Thriller," and worked on the later "Bad" and "Dangerous" albums, co-writing the songs "Man in the Mirror" and "Keep the Faith.
When I had you, I treated you bad I'm wrong my dear And 'cause it says you been away Don't you know I sit around With my head hanging down And I wonder who's lovin' you I should have never, ever Ever made you cry And 'cause it says you been gone Don't you know I sit around With my head hanging down And I wonder who's lovin' you Life without love, huh it's oh so lonely I don't think, I don't think I'm gonna make it All my life, all my life baby I've been lost to you only Come on and take it girl, come on and take it, because All, all I can do since you've been gone is cry Ever wonder or worry your feeling hurt like I do Don't you know I sit around With my head hanging down And I wonder who's lovin' you Who's lovin' you?
Featured lyrics. Jackson was almost 21 when his first "adult" record, "Off the Wall," came out in 1979. Forbes ranked Jackson as the top-earning deceased celebrity for the fifth consecutive year in 2017.
More Michael Jackson lyrics. He remembers Jackson as "very shy" around people he'd just met, but when he felt comfortable, he was funny and fun to be around.
When I had you, I treated you bad and wrong my dear And since, since you went away Don't you know I sit around with my head hanging down And I wonder who's lovin' you.
But the lyrics — whether Jackson's or others' — could be as disturbing as the music was liberating. He is one of the few artists to have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice, and was also inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Dance Hall of Fame as the only dancer from pop and rock music.
Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion... The lyrics just really have this kind of compelling, mysterious, very cool air about them, in addition to being really hot at the center with these grooves. While preparing for his comeback concert series, This Is It, Jackson died of acute propofol and benzodiazepine intoxication in 2009, after suffering from cardiac arrest. The title track, written by Temperton, was a lighthearted introduction to what would become Jackson's truest subjects: Share this —.
Warren says Jackson also picked great songs by other writers — see "Thriller" — and "was an amazing interpreter" of them.
In the brief, electric prime of Michael Jackson, millions danced to "Billie Jean," "Beat It" and other songs so propulsive it almost didn't matter what they actually said. Thriller is the best-selling album of all time, with estimated sales of over 66 million copies worldwide.