Tabloid Junkie (4:33)

Cover of History

From History and 7 other releases

Tabloid Junkie comes from a period of Michael Jackson’s life where his reputation is seen as controversial in the public eye. This track is a direct attack on the integrity of the media and the ease of which people believe in their headlines. Obviously Jackson had his fair share of ‘bad press’ and decided to fight back within his music. This is a reoccurring theme in his last few albums and clearly evident here in ‘History’. Strong vivid words and the more subtle combine together to create his perception on the modern media…

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  • omatheusmota

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [18] REI CARALHO

    16 Mar 2:01am Reply
  • JustinSpearsMe

    fuck the illuminati [2]

    1 Mar 10:35pm Reply
  • Paaty_09

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [17] this song is a slap in the face of people who believe all things that the media talks. [8]

    28 Dec 2014 Reply
  • seanfullsail10

    A DAMN BOP! SLAY MJ

    26 Nov 2014 Reply
  • MsDiplodocusss

    THEY SAY HE'S HOMOSEXUAL

    28 Oct 2014 Reply
  • beyc4use

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [16] this song is a slap in the face of people who believe all things that the media talks. [7]

    29 Jul 2014 Reply
  • WitchUp

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [15]

    21 Jun 2014 Reply
  • LadyTrax

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [14] this song is a slap in the face of people who believe all things that the media talks. [6]

    13 Apr 2014 Reply
  • enxe3

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [13]

    9 Apr 2014 Reply
  • invokeur

    Just because you read it in a magazine or see it on the TV screen, don't make it factual. Absolutely right [12]

    5 Jan 2014 Reply
  • Sunset_Driver

    Love the ad-lib "Sunday Times not a friend of mine" towards the end.

    17 Apr 2013 Reply
  • TheSuperCrasher

    I especially love his songs that are against the media, like this one, Leave Me Alone, D.S. and Privacy.

    27 Mar 2013 Reply
  • HoneyBFly327

    this song is a slap in the face of people who believe all things that the media talks. [5]

    24 Jan 2013 Reply
  • jansport

    i love the part before the chorus, man this guy is a genius.

    7 Jan 2013 Reply
  • SimonePerrota

    the bridge MAKES this song

    15 Sep 2012 Reply
  • tonystuff

    fuck the illuminati

    7 Jul 2012 Reply
  • humannaturegirl

    ♥ :*

    5 Jun 2012 Reply
  • phantom_lord200

    the chorus r awesome :D

    23 May 2012 Reply
  • PaulaTrnovec

    this song is a slap in the face of people who believe all things that the media talks. [4]

    17 May 2012 Reply
  • surelymaggie

    this song is a slap in the face of people who believe all things that the media talks. [3]

    11 Feb 2012 Reply
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