Michael Jackson has been dubbed the King of Pop and there are very good reasons for that. Jackson’s contributions to the music world cannot be understated and even after his passing, his music continues to break records. Fans will finally get to hear some good news when it comes to Michael Jackson after so many headlines that they would like to avoid.
Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ is heralded as one of the greatest albums of all time. It was previously re-released in 2001 and 2008. Now the album will be released again for the third time for its 40th anniversary.
As reported by Billboard, Sony and the Michael Jackson Estate revealed that the album will be sold in a double-disc format including a copy of the original album. It will also include a song that was not released before.
‘Thriller’ is the top-selling album of all time with over 100 million copies sold worldwide. The album won 8 Grammys at the 1984 award show including Record of the Year, Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, and Album of the Year.
Not only that, but the album went on to spend over 500 weeks on Billboards’ 200 list, making it only the 12th album to ever achieve this. It also left a lasting impact on pop culture for the rest of time.
We will have to see how good the unreleased track is. Fans are certainly excited to listen to the iconic album for the umpteenth time. Keep checking back with Thirsty for more!
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