There’s no debate that Michael Jackson left us too soon. However, his legacy lives on through his awesome music, his killer dance moves and of course, his ground breaking music videos. Here’s to the king! Click below to watch MJ’s 5 greatest music videos, on the fifth anniversary of his death.
It’s been five years to the day since the world lost the great Michael Jackson, but his influence was so huge that it’s like he never left. Heck, he’s still stealing awards shows in hologram form and releasing blockbuster albums. So here’s to the King of Pop — let’s countdown his five best music videos to honor the one-of-a-kind legend!
Remember Michael Jackson — 5 Years Later
Coming it at number 5 is none other than Michael’s 1987 “Bad.” This was one of his many number 1 hits from his album The Same Name.
Next we have the classic “Billie Jean” from Michael’s famous Thriller album. This song was a mega-hit and remains one of the best-selling singles worldwide!
Third on our list is “Smooth Criminal” from the Bad album. This video includes the famous MJ lean and really, the overall choreography is sick!
The number 2 video on our countdown is none other than “Beat It.” Another Thriller single, this is one of Michael’s signature songs and the gangster theme of the video inspired tons of music videos for years to come.
Finally we’re at number 1. You guessed it, the best Michael Jackson video of all time is none other than the world-famous “Thriller.” This video made history as MTV’s first world premiere video, and came in at a total of 13 epic minutes of pure greatness. Enjoy!
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Which of Michael Jackson’s famous music videos is your favorite?
— Kindra Bailey