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30 Years of ‘Thriller’: A Pop Culture References Guide

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

21. Steve Martin spoofs “Billie Jean” for the short-lived SNL offshoot The New Show

22. Imogen Heap artily covers “Thriller” after 1:15 of awkward, arty explanation

23. Gillian Jacobs shows Donald Glover the glove (and the foot) in Community

24. Chris Brown defiles MJ more than any parodist ever at the World Music Awards

25. Alvin and the Chipmunks unofficially cover “Thriller” (it’s a thing on YouTube)