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Michael Jackson: Bad (1987)

PG  |  Video  |   |  Short, Crime, Drama  |  31 August 1987 (USA)
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Michael Jackson's music video for his song "Bad".

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Michael Jackson's music video for his song "Bad".

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The song was originally intended to be a duet between Jackson and Prince. Prince would have played Wesley Snipes's character in the video. According to Prince, he was uncomfortable with the opening line "Your butt is mine" and turned the song down. See more »

Quotes

Darryl: You ain't bad, you ain't nothing. You ain't nothing!
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Bad
Written by Michael Jackson
Performed by Michael Jackson
Courtesy of Epic Records
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10 July 2001 | by (Surrey, B.C. Canada) – See all my reviews

When I saw this music video for the first time, I really liked it because I liked the song and also that Michael Jackson is my favorite singer of all time. Michael Jackson did a fine job in this music video and the direction and choreography were superb. Michael Jackson has done very cool music videos in the past and they were cool and this one is cool too. My favorite part was Michael saying "Who's Bad?" because it sounded cool and that it goes with the song.

Final Rating: 10/10


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