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October 31, 2010

1979 – Michael attends his friend Jane Fonda’s Halloween Disco Party at The Hollywood Palace. 1987 – Hitkrant magazine [Netherlands] featured Michael on their cover. Michael Jackson’s single BAD hit #1 in the U.S. for a second consecutive week. The Way You Make Me Feel, promoted with a nine minutes short film directed by Joe […]

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October 16, 2010

1970 – The Jackson 5 perform at New York City, NY on their first national tour. 1981 – While at the Studio 55 in Los Angeles, Michael sings backing vocals on the song Don’t Let A Woman Make A Fool Out Of You by Joe Carrasco. 1993 – Manchete magazine [Brazil] featured Michael on the […]

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October 13, 2010

1979 – Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough hit #1 on the Hot 100, toppling Robert John’s Sad Eyes, giving Michael his first #1 hit since Ben in 1972. The song also gave Michael his first solo #1 – for five weeks – on the R&B singles chart. Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, written […]

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October 7, 2010

1969 – The Jackson 5’s debut single for Motown, I Want You Back, was officially released on October 7, 1969, and would become the first of four number one hit singles in a row. A lively and deceptively sophisticated pop tune, Michael’s performance was strong and memorable, guaranteed to charm the most reluctant audience. I […]

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October 3, 2010

1977 – The Wiz rehearsals began in New York City. 1979 – The Jacksons perform Destiny tour in New Orleans, United States. 1983 – Michael Jackson and Paul McCartney’s single “Say, Say, Say/Ode To A Koala Bear” was released in the United Kingdom. The song was produced by George Martin for McCartney’s 5th solo album, […]

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September 22, 2010

1974 – The Jackson 5 perform Life Of The Party at the Sonny Comedy Revue. 1977 – In the September 22, 1977 issue of Jet magazine, Michael gave an interview to deny a slew of rumors. Now a young adult, Michael’s private life was open to speculation in the press. It wasn’t long before strange […]

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September 13, 2010

1973 – Michael was on a recording session of CALL ON ME, arranged and produced by Gene Page, Fonce Mizell & Freddie Perren. The song included, with added overdubs and remixed, on the solo compilation FAREWELL MY SUMMER LOVE, issued in May 1984 in the States and June 1984 in the UK. 1985 – Keeping […]

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September 12, 2010

1973 – The Jackson 5’s next studio album, Get It Together, is released. GIT was a strong album that enjoyed moderate success. Musically, their sound had matured from bubblegum pop to hard funk/proto-disco, which may have been over the heads of their young audience. Michael was now fifteen years old, and although he could no […]

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September 9, 2010

1973 – Jackson Family held a press party at their Encino home. On the J5’s 1973 Soul Train appearance, Don Cornelius ran some footage from the party.~j5collector 1987 – Michael arrives in Japan to kick off the first leg of his first solo tour, BAD world tour. When Michael’s Japan Airlines Flight 61 touched down […]

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September 7, 2010