Michael Jackson – Thriller

Thriller” is a song recorded by American singer Michael Jackson, composed by Rod Temperton, and produced by Quincy Jones. It is the seventh and final single released by Epic Records from his 1982 studio album Thriller. This 14-minute video showing Jackson in a horror-themed performance premiered on November 14, 1983. It was first shown on MTV on December 2, 1983. The song was not released as a single until January 23, 1984. Directed by John Landis, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Michael Jackson, the song was released from Jackson’s sixth studio album of the same name. It was MTV’s first world premiere video. In the UK the video was aired on Channel 4 late at night. Voted as the most influential pop music video of all time.

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