was a 25th anniversary limited Japanese edition Thriller 25: Limited Japanese Single Collection box set released in 2008 for the American recording artist Michael Jackson's sixth studio album . The original album sold between 51 and 65 million copies worldwide, making it the Thriller world's best selling album of all time.
Contents [ edit ]
The limited edition box-set contains a 14-track set of all seven
CD singles that were released, with two tracks on each CD plus each disc having B-sides, the A-side being the main single taken from the Thriller album. Each CD is housed in a mini-LP replica cardboard sleeve with the original artwork including Sony inner sleeves and " vinyl look" discs, with the set housed in a glossy 5" picture box with a Japanese and English lyric booklet and gold "King Of Pop" obi strip).
Track listing [ edit ]
1. " Beat It" Jackson 4:17 2. "Get on the Floor" (B-Side Remix / Album Version #2) Jackson 4:39
1. " Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'" (New Edit / Edit Of The Album Version) Jackson 4:17 2. "Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'" (7' Instrumental) Jackson 4:17
1. " Thriller" (Special Edit / European Single Version / 7' Edit) Temperton 4:39 2. "Things I Do for You (Live recording from the 1981 album The Jacksons Live!)" (Edited Version) Randy Jackson, Jackson 3:38
Personnel [ edit ]
Brian Banks – keyboards,
Michael Boddicker – keyboards, synthesizers
N'dugu Chancler – drums
Paulinho da Costa – percussion
David Foster – keyboards, synthesizers Gary Grant – trumpet and
Eddie Van Halen – guitar solo on "Beat It"
Jerry Hey – trumpet and flügelhorn Michael Jackson – co-producer,
lead and background vocals, drum case beater, bathroom stomp board, vocal, drum, horn and string arrangement
Paul Jackson – guitar
Louis Johnson – bass guitar
Quincy Jones – producer
Steve Lukather – guitar, bass guitar Anthony Marinelli – synthesizer programming
Paul McCartney – vocals on "The Girl Is Mine"
David Paich – keyboards, synthesizers, programming
Dean Parks – guitar
Greg Phillinganes – keyboards, synthesizers, programming
Jeff Porcaro – drums, horn and string arrangements
Steve Porcaro – keyboards, synthesizers, programming
Vincent Price – voice-over on "Thriller"
Bill Reichenbach – trombone
Bruce Swedien – recording engineer, mixer Chris Shepard –
vibraslap on "Beat It"
Rod Temperton – keyboards, synthesizers David Williams – guitar
Larry Williams –
saxophone and flute Bill Wolfer – keyboards, synthesizers
La Toya Jackson – background vocals on "PYT"
Janet Jackson – background vocals on "PYT" Greg Smith – synthesizers
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