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View Poll Results: Favourite MJ Song?
Smooth Criminal 12 19.05%
You Are Not Alone 2 3.17%
Man In The Mirror 8 12.70%
Stranger In Moscow 2 3.17%
Leave Me Alone 6 9.52%
Thriller 7 11.11%
Earth Song 4 6.35%
Billie Jean 14 22.22%
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough 8 12.70%
Beat It 9 14.29%
Bad 3 4.76%
The Way You Make Me Feel 3 4.76%
Black Or White 3 4.76%
Jam 0 0%
They Don't Care About Us 3 4.76%
Blood On The Dance Floor 0 0%
Heal The World 0 0%
Scream 1 1.59%
Wanna Be Startin' Something 5 7.94%
I Just Can't Stop Loving You 2 3.17%
Other 6 9.52%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 63. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 25th March 2014, 17:46
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Inspired by the Queen thread, what's your favourite Michael Jackson tune?
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Old 25th March 2014, 17:50
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Old 25th March 2014, 17:57
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Smooth criminal. It is only one Michael Jackson's song that I have on my mp3
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Old 25th March 2014, 18:09
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It's Billie Jean, obviously.

Why do these threads always have to be posted in the 30+ section? It's not just old people who can like older music!
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Old 25th March 2014, 18:40
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true ^^



Other............... Rock with you,
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Old 25th March 2014, 19:06
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I don't think it the best crafted, most inspiring song of his, but I've always really liked Scream (despite Janet's talky bit being a bit shit). I was completely mesmerised when I first saw the video too as a nipper.

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Old 25th March 2014, 19:08
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I'm not over 30 like but Smooth Criminal is my favourite MJ song.
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Old 25th March 2014, 19:21
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It's so hard too choose

I used to watch Moonwalker so many times, I still do tbh :D

Dirty Diana or Bad
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Old 25th March 2014, 19:43
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I cant pick one,

Wanna Be Startin Somethin and Leave Me Alone...... plus half a dozen others.

Shamone!
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Old 26th March 2014, 00:30
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Smooth criminal, Billie Jean or Bad.
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Old 26th March 2014, 02:36
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I might have been tempted by Dirty Diana (phrasing, boom) but Smooth Criminal is probably my favourite from that bunch.
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Old 26th March 2014, 14:06
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What about this one? (Smooth) Criminally underrated, and it was a number 1.

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Old 26th March 2014, 18:30
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Got to be there__________________________________________and Earth song featuring Jarvis

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Old 27th March 2014, 16:10
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human nature has always been my favorite,

not sure you can dance to it tho'... which is quite unusual for a jacko song
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Old 27th March 2014, 17:23
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Its got to be "Thriller" for me
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Old 27th March 2014, 23:41
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Beat It. Very infectious, and I love the video.
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Old 28th March 2014, 00:53
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Off the wall
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Old 22nd January 2016, 23:01
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So hard to choose but The Way You Make Me Feel is my all time favourite

They Don't Care About Us is a close second followed by Dirty Diana and pretty much everything else on the poll list
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Old 16th June 2017, 20:33
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Billie Jean, probably. Though I do love Thriller. Watching him dance is amazing.

I also always loved 'Ben'. He sings it with such innocence and vulnerability.


Not a classic but when I was at school I loved 'In the closet', lol.
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Old 16th June 2017, 20:39
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Wooooo!

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Old 16th June 2017, 20:40
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It's Billie Jean, obviously.


Best performance in pop history?

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Old 16th June 2017, 20:46
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Now I'm on a Jacko binge. And when I say that, I mean I'm listening to a lot of his songs, I'm not knocking back horse tranquillisers.
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Old 16th June 2017, 20:51
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They don't care about us, I listened to for a while as I liked the rhythm to it.
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Old 16th June 2017, 20:55
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I always loved Wanna Be Startin' Something and Smooth Criminal, can never resist singing along to Earth Song with gusto whenever it comes on too though.
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Old 16th June 2017, 20:55
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I like Billie Jean too.
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Old 16th June 2017, 21:07
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I always loved Wanna Be Startin' Something and Smooth Criminal, can never resist singing along to Earth Song with gusto whenever it comes on too though.
I used to sing Earth Song all the time when it first came out. I got one over on my bully with it. He hated it when I sang that song. One weekend night my house was free, which meant everyone was coming in to have a party and wreck the place, again. I didn't want him in there because I hated the prick. He was the most prideful guy ever, and I was going to use that against him. I told everyone that they could only come inside if they said they loved Earth Song. One by one, they all said it and came inside. Except for him. He went home. Alone.
Point to the little guy.
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Old 16th June 2017, 21:13
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Billie jean, that bass line is gold alone. I really liked man in the mirror for ages when I was young so that's a close but necessary second imo.
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Old 17th June 2017, 04:38
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Man in the Mirror, although all the songs from Bad give me shivers and remind me of being a 10 year old. I think Bad was the first album I ever bought and I listened to it over and over again on my walkman which went everywhere with me. Funny how music is so good at provoking memories.
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Old 17th June 2017, 20:55
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Earth Song of course

Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough is my fave followed by Black Or White
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Old 3rd July 2017, 20:00
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I like Off The Wall and P.Y.T....However of the ones on the list I prefer Wanna be Startin' Something....although I do think either Thrilller or Beat It are better records.
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