Talk:Blame It on the Boogie

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Background[edit]

Along with other info on the song's background I've restored the info re the Jacksons' manager hearing the Mick Jackson original at a MIDEM convention. The background on how the two versions of the song came to be is certainly relevant and as that info was given concisely and fully sourced I contend that it should not have been deleted.

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BetacommandBot (talk) 21:31, 5 December 2007 (UTC)

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I've heard the song & only Michael Jackson is singing or even appears in it (I own it on DVD) —Preceding unsigned comment added by Series premiere (remake) (talkcontribs) 04:45, 11 July 2008 (UTC)

Tina Charles: "I recorded 'Blame it on the Boogie' before M. Jackson, Sony said [...] 'not strong enough'"[edit]

Now that's news! This is from an interview Tina Charles gave to discomusic.com: http://www.discomusic.com/people-more/12743_0_11_0_C/ Too bad nobody has ever been allowed to hear the song before the Jacksons version. Is this interview evidence enough to put this into the article? -andy 92.229.172.202 (talk) 03:55, 17 March 2009 (UTC)

Yes! I added the info yesterday.--Cherrylimerickey (talk) 01:23, 11 September 2009 (UTC)

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Infobox images[edit]

I inserted the US side label and then pushed down the German/Dutch front cover. One of the logos| of Epic Records is ineligible for copyright. Consider the US side label free to use. Meanwhile, the German/Dutch front cover is non-free and does the same purpose as the free side label: identifying the release of the song as part of a single release. Pinging Ss112 for invitation. --George Ho (talk) 21:00, 4 August 2017 (UTC)

Sure, looks fine to me. Ss112 01:33, 5 August 2017 (UTC)
Thanks, Ss112. Meanwhile, you want the German/Dutch image kept, right? --George Ho (talk) 02:44, 5 August 2017 (UTC)
I guess, as it's what you did on Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground) as well. Ss112 02:51, 5 August 2017 (UTC)