Bad (album)

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Album by Michael Jackson
Released August 31, 1987
Recorded January 5-July 9, 1987
Genre R&B / Pop Rock
Length 48 mins 10 secs
Record label Epic Records
Producer Quincy Jones
Professional reviews
Q 5 stars out of 5 January 2001 (http://www.q4music.com/nav?page=q4music.review.redirect&fixture_review=137434&resource=137434&fixture_artist=141283)
Robert Christgau Grade: B+ link (http://www.robertchristgau.com/get_artist.php?id=932&name=Michael+Jackson)
Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 (RS 511) (http://www.rollingstone.com/reviews/cd/review.asp?aid=48628&cf=1650)
Allmusic.com 4.5 stars out of 5 link (http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&uid=UIDSUB040403251443301584&sql=Aoe6cmpe39ffo)
Michael Jackson Chronology
Thriller
(1982)
Bad
(1987)
Dangerous
(1991)

Bad is an album released in 1987 by pop star Michael Jackson. It was produced by Quincy Jones, and was the follow up to his Thriller album. Bad also marked Jackson's first solo world tour, Jackson's Moon Walk biography, and Moonwalker movie. The albums spawned five number one singles.

"Weird Al" Yankovic has released an album called Even Worse that parodies Michael Jackson, among others.

It is number 202 on the List of Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

Track listing

  1. "Bad" (Jackson)
  2. "The Way You Make Me Feel" (Jackson)
  3. "Speed Demon" (Jackson)
  4. "Liberian Girl" (Jackson)
  5. "Just Good Friends" (Duet with Jackson and Stevie Wonder) (Britten/Lyle)
  6. "Another Part of Me" (Jackson)
  7. "Man In the Mirror" (Ballard/Garrett)
  8. "I Just Can't Stop Loving You" (Jackson)
  9. "Dirty Diana" (Jackson)
  10. "Smooth Criminal" (Jackson)
  11. "Leave Me Alone" (Jackson)fr:Bad

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