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FABTV: Michael Jackson "Thriller"

FABTV: Michael Jackson "Thriller"

Michael Jackson was a true music video innovator. He dominated MTV in the '80s with his cutting edge videos and dance moves. Funnily enough, I was never the biggest fan of his music. But boy sure knew how to put on a good show. Actually, I just lied — I love the song "Billie Jean." But while my favorite MJ song has a cool video, nothing compares to the one for "Thriller."

It is historical, captivating and freakin' scary. While there are a few versions, here's the eight minute one with the long lead in to one of the best group dance scenes in history. You know the one. Get ready to get scared. Have a Fabby Halloween!

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veronicaraye veronicaraye 9 years
this used to be so scary when i was younger
mominator mominator 9 years
I love MJ. He is a legend!
sugarbecky sugarbecky 9 years
I love this video, and bought a Michael Jackson Greatest Hits CD JUST for this song- my Halloween is not complete without it!
i-am-elle i-am-elle 9 years
I love this video!
demonkitty18 demonkitty18 9 years
:( I miss the old Micheal.
AmyLizK AmyLizK 9 years
Every time I see the scene in 13 going on 30 where she starts doing this dance at her corporate party I get teary eyed or goosebumps. That dance is such a HUGE part of our (I'm 24) generation's culture and it's been a big deal most of my life. I was scared of it too when I was younger, but I've always been a MJ fan. I'd like to learn that dance before I die.
hills hills 9 years
thriller has amazing choreography
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 9 years
The video is not that great, but I like that it has a narrative arc. And I LOVE the dance!
Martini-Rossi Martini-Rossi 9 years
This is a classic, the video still scares me and I havent got the dances moves down pack yet but I will! Michael is a legend.
emalove emalove 9 years
Totally agree, nothing compares to this song or video!!! I have such a special place in my heart for "Thriller"!
gaellemj gaellemj 9 years
When I was a little kid I was so scared of this video!
bellanatella bellanatella 9 years
Haha, my drama teacher did this dance for us last week.
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
One of the best videos ever...
theboyslover theboyslover 9 years
i never was a big fan either fab!
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