Showing posts with label Michael Jackson. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Michael Jackson. Show all posts

Michael Jackson - She's Out Of My Life on HIStory: Past, Present And Future (1980)

Michael Jackson - She's Out Of My Life on HIStory: Past, Present And Future
"She's Out of My Life" is a song written by American songwriter Tom Bahler and performed by American recording artist Michael Jackson. Although it has been claimed that Bahler wrote the song about the late Karen Carpenter, Bahler stated, "The fact is, I had already written that song by the time Karen and I became romantic. That song was written more about Rhonda Rivera... Rhonda and I had been together for two years, and it was after we broke up that I started dating Karen." The song has been covered by a variety of artists, including Patti LaBelle, Ginuwine, 98°, S Club 7, Barbara Mandrell, Daniel Evans, Nina, Willie Nelson, Josh Groban, and Karel Gott.



Download This Song

Similar Artists

Jackson 5
The Jacksons
Stevie Wonder
The Temptations
The Bee Gees

Michael Jackson - Off The Wall on Off The Wall (1980)

Michael Jackson - Off The Wall WLCY Radio
"Off the Wall" is a song by American singer Michael Jackson, from his fifth album of the same name (1979). It was written by English songwriter Rod Temperton and produced by Quincy Jones, and released as the album's third single on February 2, 1980 by Epic Records. Lyrically the song is about getting over troubles. It was well received by music critics, and became Jackson's third top 10 single from Off the Wall, which eventually spawned four top 10 singles; Jackson was the first person to accomplish this. It was performed by Jackson in five of his concert tours.



Download This Song

Similar Tracks

Get on the Floor by Michael Jackson
Girlfriend by Michael Jackson
Blame It on the Boogie by The Jacksons
Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground) by The Jacksons

Similar Artists

Jackson 5
Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake
The Jacksons
Stevie Wonder
The Temptations
The Bee Gees

Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough on HIStory: Past, Present And Future (1979)

Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough WLCY Radio Hits
"Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" is a single written and recorded by American singer Michael Jackson. Released under Epic Records on July 28, 1979, the song is the first single from Jackson's fifth studio album, titled Off the Wall. The song was the first solo recording over which Jackson had creative control.



Download This Song

"Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" was Jackson's first single to hit #1 on the United States Billboard Hot 100 chart in seven years, and his first solo #1 on the Soul singles chart. It remained at #1 for six weeks on Billboard's Soul chart. The song was a worldwide success. Within a few months of release, the 45 was certified Gold, and eventually earned a Platinum certification for sales in excess of two million US copies.

"Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" was well received by contemporary music critics. An accompanying music video for the song was released in October 1979. The video shows Jackson dancing, as well as being shown in a triplicate, in different color backgrounds. The song also won Jackson his first solo Grammy and American Music Awards. "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough" is considered to be the first song to showcase Jackson's talent as a solo artist, both as a singer and songwriter. Since the song's release, it has been covered by numerous musicians.

Similar Tracks

Rock with You by Michael Jackson
Off the Wall by Michael Jackson
Blame It on the Boogie by The Jacksons
Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground) by The Jacksons

Similar Artists

Jackson 5
Michael Jackson & Justin Timberlake
The Jacksons
The Bee Gees