30 Years of 'Thriller': A Pop Culture References Guide

Thirty covers, scenes, commercials, and skits inspired by Michael Jackson's landmark LP

Michael Jackson Thriller 30th Anniversary Influence 30
Michael Jackson on the cover of 1982's 'Thriller'
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6. Soundgarden's Chris Cornell does "Billie Jean" unplugged in Sweden

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7. Ben Gibbard plays "Thriller" in Philly, gets ironic chuckles and genuine sing-along

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8. A shot-for-shot Lego re-creation of the extended Michael Jackson's Thriller video

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9. This insane, #SEAPUNK-friendly SoBe Super Bowl ad featuring Naomi Campbell

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10. Family Guy's Michael Jackson shoots his crotch off to a "Billie Jean"-ish beat

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