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List Rules Vote for your favorite Michael Jackson songs, not just singles and hits.

List of the best Michael Jackson songs, ranked by fans like you. The King of Pop gifted the world many classics before his sad death in 2009, but which is the best? Once a member of the Jackson 5 where he sung with his family, Michael's solo career eventually blossomed and earned him the title of the greatest pop artist to ever live. "Billie Jean," "Thriller" and "Bad" are all included on this list, but true fans know there are other great songs in his back catalogue as well. 

Music videos are included next to each song name, so if you haven't heard it you can listen to it right here on this page. Is one of your favorite Michael Jackson songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top. If the order of this list bothers you, then stick it to the man by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.
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897 260
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Billie Jean HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

2
798 241
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Beat It HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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804 208
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797 145
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Thriller Thriller, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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767 178
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Man in the Mirror Bad, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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651 153
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The Way You Make Me Feel Bad, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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634 194
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Black or White Dangerous, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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606 220
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Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough (album version) Off the Wall, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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530 190
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Rock With You Off the Wall, Bad, HIStory: Past

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557 213
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473 177
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Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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515 157
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Remember the Time Dangerous, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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484 175
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You Are Not Alone HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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475 176
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Child Actors Who Tragically Died Young

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510 201
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They Don't Care About Us HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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429 205
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Earth Song HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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442 107
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We Are the World Aperitif for Destruction

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392 160
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Scream HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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505 172
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Human Nature Thriller, Bad, Free Doughnuts!

20
363 174
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You Rock My World Invincible

21
404 166
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Heal The World Dangerous, HIStory: Past^! Present and Future^! Book 1

The Most Bizarre Things At Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch

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319 180
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In the Closet Dangerous

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353 132
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24
317 201
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Who Is It Dangerous

25
327 143
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26
212 36
Bad is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Songs of All Time
Bad The Unforgettable Fire

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307 155
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The Girl Is Mine Thriller, HIStory: Past, Present and Future

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326 152
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Will You Be There Dangerous

A Peek Inside Michael Jackson's Surreal Collections Of Random Hyper-Expensive Collectibles

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307 155
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Dangerous Dangerous

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305 137
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Off the Wall Off the Wall

31
274 144
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She's Out of My Life Off the Wall, HIStory: Past^! Present and Future^! Book 1

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255 156
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Jam Dangerous

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298 85
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I'll Be There Third Album

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287 174
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235 131
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Say Say Say Pipes of Peace

The Rappers with the Dirtiest Rhymes

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176 75
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Lipam added Blame It on the Boogie Destiny

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282 160
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205 143
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200 84
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Somebody's Watching Me Somebody's Watching Me

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248 165
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Stranger in Moscow HIStory: Past^! Present and Future^! Book 1

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190 97
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Tom Islava added Another Part of Me Bad

42
235 148
Give in to Me is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Songs of All Time
Give in to Me Dangerous

The Best Songs on The Beatles' The White Album

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204 130
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Come Together HIStory: Past^! Present and Future^! Book 1

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213 148
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204 126
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This Is It L.I.F.E.

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194 134
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Butterflies Invincible

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147 101
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You've Got a Friend Got to Be There

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181 132
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Smile HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1

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181 132
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Hold My Hand 2010/10/12

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151 129
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MartyMJJ777 added Whatever Happens Invincible