The news today is just full of the memory of Michael’s wonderful album ‘Thriller,’ which is the best-selling album in the history of music; a record never likely to be bettered.
The most in-depth tribute comes in the pages of billboard.com where, it is claimed, Michael almost single-handedly saved the music industry, and also brought black musicians into the spectrum of the national and even global music consciousness.
The article is lengthy and full of praise for Michael as the consummate musician, singer and performer, who not only wrote the music but worked tirelessly on the construction, orchestration and recording of each track, as well as the entire development of each of the short films each with its own instantly recognizable choreography.
To read the entire article, please click on this link:
Another article, written by Elizabeth Drake appeared on christansciencemonitor.com. She reviewed Michael’s early history and chose some telling quotations, the most famous of which is so familiar to many of Michael’s fans:-
Being loved – “If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.” The link for this article is here:
The last article we have used today, quotes five points which have made ‘Thriller’ the iconic phenomenon it was and has remained so for thirty years. To read the full article from hitfix.com, please click on this link:
The praise ‘Thriller’ continues to attract is convincing evidence that Michael, “You are loved!”