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The Resource Thriller : the musical life of Michael Jackson, Nelson George

Thriller : the musical life of Michael Jackson, Nelson George

Label
Thriller : the musical life of Michael Jackson
Title
Thriller
Title remainder
the musical life of Michael Jackson
Statement of responsibility
Nelson George
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thriller takes us back to a time in 1982 when Michael Jackson was king of the charts, breaking the color barrier on MTV, heralding the age of video, and becoming the ultimate representation of the crossover dreams of Motown's Berry Gordy, who helped launch Jackson's career with the Jackson 5
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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George, Nelson
Dewey number
789.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.J175
LC item number
G43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Michael
  • Singers
  • Rock musicians
  • African American singers
Label
Thriller : the musical life of Michael Jackson, Nelson George
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
Startin' somethin' : an introduction -- 2009 -- Going back to Gary -- The voice -- Audio/Visual I -- New York, New York -- Audio/Visual II -- Black Hollywood -- "Thriller" -- "Wanna be stratin' somethin' " -- "Baby Be Mine" -- "The Girl is MIne" -- "Thriller" -- "Beat It" -- "Billie Jean" -- "Human Nature" -- "PYT (Pretty Young Thing)" -- "Lady in My Life" -- Covering "Thriller" -- The fire, the tour -- The "Bad" years -- The third and final father -- Searching for transcendence -- "This is It"
Control code
ocn435418554
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
241 p.
Isbn
9780306818783
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Thriller : the musical life of Michael Jackson, Nelson George
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
Startin' somethin' : an introduction -- 2009 -- Going back to Gary -- The voice -- Audio/Visual I -- New York, New York -- Audio/Visual II -- Black Hollywood -- "Thriller" -- "Wanna be stratin' somethin' " -- "Baby Be Mine" -- "The Girl is MIne" -- "Thriller" -- "Beat It" -- "Billie Jean" -- "Human Nature" -- "PYT (Pretty Young Thing)" -- "Lady in My Life" -- Covering "Thriller" -- The fire, the tour -- The "Bad" years -- The third and final father -- Searching for transcendence -- "This is It"
Control code
ocn435418554
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
241 p.
Isbn
9780306818783
Other physical details
ill.

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