"Billie Jean" was recorded by American rock musician Chris Cornell for his Carry On album in 2007. Cornell said of his cover, "I didn't plan on it. It just sort of happened organically. I changed the music quite a bit, I didn't touch the lyrics. And it's not a joke. I took a completely different approach to it, musically." Cornell had previously performed the song live in Europe, including an acoustic set in Stockholm, Sweden in…
She was more like a beauty queen from a movie screen
Said, \"Don't mind, but what do you mean
I am the one who would dance on the floor in the round?
She says I am the one who would dance on the floor in the round