Michael Jackson’s Son Prince Says Singer Frightened Kids With “Thriller” Video
Written by B87FM on October 27, 2021
One of the crucial standard music movies in historical past is Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.” The track was included on Jackson’s 1980s album of the identical identify, and later, Jackson would name on horror movie director John Landis to helm the mini-movie music video and in flip, it has turn into a Halloween staple. Because the spooky vacation approaches, there have been loads of “Thriller” references, and Jackson’s eldest youngster Prince Michael remembers his father pranking the kids together with his standard observe.
Prince visited Fox Soul’s “The Combine” to speak all issues Halloween, together with internet hosting his enormous, annual costume social gathering that hosts a star-studded visitor checklist. Through the chat, he revisited the primary time his father performed the “Thriller” video for his children.
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“That’s a very traumatic moment for me,” he joked. “We had been younger, we had been at Neverland and we watched it on the massive display on the theatre that we had there. The second — not the complete werecat — however in between the transformation when he’s like, ‘Get Away!’ The enamel and the eyes, it simply terrified me.”
“After we completed the music video, he stated, ‘You guys ought to be cautious. You recognize you possibly can’t be round me when the complete moon comes up as a result of that’s actual.’” The Jackson kids proceed to pay homage to their father’s iconic fright second with the “Thriller Evening” costume social gathering. It’ll reportedly profit the Heal Los Angeles Foundation, a company developed by Prince Michael.
“I am so excited to host our occasion this yr; though we had a digital occasion with Omarion in 2020, there’s magic on the Hayvenhurst property and it is so nice to have the ability to share it with everybody after we have been cooped up for nearly a yr,” Prince stated in an announcement, including that they’ve outdone themselves this yr.
Watch his interview with The Combine beneath and ensure to revisit the music video for “Thriller.”