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Michael Jackson: Thriller (Epic)

Gavin Martin, New Musical Express, 4 December 1982

ALMOST FOUR years ago Michael Jackson (ably assisted and abetted by producer Quincy Jones) unleashed the scorching fury of Off The Wall. It was the final summation of the great disco party, one long last fling before conscience, art and politics became features on the horizon.

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