Thriller is an album by pop singer Michael Jackson, released by Epic Records on December 1, 1982. The album is considered by many to be Jackson's best solo effort, and helped define the artist as music's most popular solo act. It is Michael Jackson's most critically acclaimed album, defining who he is today.
"Thriller" is a 1984 hit single recorded by Michael Jackson for the Epic label. On 20 February 2006, the single, as well as the video, was re-released as part of the package.
Michael Jackson's Thriller is a fourteen-minute music video released in December 1983 to support Michael Jackson's single "Thriller". Directed by John Landis, Thriller is often hailed as the best and most popular music video of all time. "Thriller", in essence, redefined the concept of music videos.