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(((XM))) Thriller Channel 63

XM Thriller: Coming March 1st

During March, XM celebrates the 25th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s Thriller on XM Thriller – XM 63.

for Jackson’s solo work, recordings from The Jackson 5, interviews and
stories from other artists, as well as other unique content that
celebrates Jackson’s musical contributions.

XM Thriller Highlights

You’ll hear:

  • Tracks from Thriller 25, the special 25th anniversary re-issue of the greatest-selling album of all time
  • Other classic Michael Jackson and Jackson 5 tracks
  • Thriller producer Quincy Jones’ personal insights into the making of the epic album
  • About Thriller

    A major part of Michael Jackson’s legacy is 1982’s Thriller,
    which cemented his reputation as the top ’80s pop musician. In its
    initial run, about 25 million copies of the album sold in the US, with
    another 20 million overseas.

    Groundbreaking MTV videos for the
    album’s title track, "Beat It," and "Billie Jean" were a big part of
    the record’s success. Seven of Thriller’s nine tracks entered the top ten, and the album remained at number one for 37 weeks in a row.

    Watch Thriller videos >>

    XM Thriller: The Music of Michael Jackson
    12:00 AM – 11:59 PM

    released in the U.S. 25 years ago on November 20, 1982, "Thriller,"
    Michael Jackson’s sixth solo album and second with producer Quincy
    Jones rocketed the former child star and lead singer for The Jackson 5
    into the stratosphere of international superstardom. XM Thriller,
    channel 63, beams his music from the stratosphere back down to Earth
    all month long.

    Behind the Scenes

    Quincy Jones

    Executive Advisor

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