Monday, August 3, 2009

The gospel according to Michael Jackson ('Will You Be There?' and 'Heal the World' videos included)

The gospel according to Michael Jackson ('Will You Be There?' and 'Heal the World' videos included)


Michael Jackson, the controversial "King of Pop," performed many styles of music during his stellar career, often combining and overlapping several genres on one song. As reported in Michael Jackson's gospel music ties, one style Jackson incorporated several times was gospel music. This is most obvious on those songs where he used a gospel choir on the chorus, but several of Michael Jackson's songs also utilized Bible verses or themes in the lyrics.

A partial list of some of the song recorded by Michael Jackson with gospel elements in the music and/or lyrics would include...

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