Forty years after the release of Thriller, the groundbreaking album,
that catapulted Michael Jackson into the stratosphere of superstardom, THRILLER 40
THRILLER 40, the anniversary edition with unreleased tracks from the era of
from the 1982 era.
With numerous fan events worldwide, such as screenings of the documentary film
Thriller 40 as well as the “Michael Jackson Thriller 40 Immersive Experience” in Düsseldorf
and New York, fans of the King of Pop can celebrate the album of superlatives
the album of superlatives.
As part of MTV Music Week 2022, over 5,000 fans came to the “Michael Jackson
Thriller 40 Immersive Experience” to immerse themselves in the world of Thriller in a way never before seen.
world of Thriller in a way never seen before. The enthusiastic visitors, some of whom had
from abroad, discovered numerous details and information about Thriller.
Thriller and were able to watch the videos of the legendary singles “Beat It”, “Billie
Jean” and “Thriller” in 4k. Rounded off by the original “Thriller”
choreography incl. zombies on location, the magic of Thriller lives on even 40 years after
after the first release.
Here are all the facts about Thriller compiled in one video (Click here.)
Released on November 30, 1982, Thriller revolutionized music,
video standards and choreography through Michael’s innovations in merging sound and visual
of sound and visual art whose influence is still felt today.
Thriller has been awarded a record-breaking eight Grammys and, with
sold over one hundred million copies, it is the best-selling album of all time and the first
and the first album to be awarded a triple diamond by the RIAA.