Thriller (song)

Thriller is a song by Michael Jackson from 1983, which was released on the same album. It was written by Rod Temperton and produced by Quincy Jones.


Thriller was internationally released on 23 January 1984 and was in Belgium (2 weeks 21 January to 3 February 1984), France (3 weeks from 5 to 25 February 1984) and Spain to a number -one hit.

The monologue at the end of the song, which was not heard in the original U.S. record holder, was spoken by Vincent Price.

Originally the song " Starlight Love" could mean. In the demo recordings he was called then "Starlight Sun". Jackson sang the song on his Bad World Tour, the Dangerous World Tour, and his HIStory World Tour, he wanted to sing on his This Is It tour, which no longer held due to his death. The bass line was " Give It to Me Baby" played along the lines of Rick James classic. In the remix version 2003, the intro was changed.

Music Video

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Cover versions