The smash hit album's fresh R&B fusion was an original mix that led pop music into an unprecedented hybrid sound the world embraced.
Take a trip through GRAMMY history and look back at some of the incredible artists and albums that have been recognized for Album Of The Year.
From "Bridge Over Troubled Water" to "Rolling In The Deep" and beyond, get a taste of the esteemed roster of winners for Record Of The Year.
The seventh and final single from 1982's Thriller was another milestone on the King of Pop's road to GRAMMY history.
What's the scariest song of all time? From Tom Waits and Warren Zevon to scary scores and nursey rhymes, a variety of artists weigh in with their pick.
Michael Jackson's 'Bad' came out in 1987 and now 30 years later Garrett looks back over the behind-the-scenes process that resulted in a great hit.
Michael Jackson receives the GRAMMY Legend Award, presented by his sister Janet Jackson, at the 35th GRAMMY Awards in 1993.
A look back at a collection of memorable LOL moments in GRAMMY history. Who will make us laugh next? Watch the 59th GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
From the Beatles, Jackson 5 and David Bowie to Natalie Cole, Bette Midler and Cher, see what music's biggest stars wore at the GRAMMYs in the 1960s and 1970s.
From Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson to Cyndi Lauper, U2 and the Beastie Boys, see what music's biggest stars wore at the GRAMMYs in the 1980s.
From Janet Jackson and Madonna to the Backstreet Boys, Alanis Morrissette and MC Hammer, see what music's biggest stars wore at the GRAMMYs in the 1990s.
Music's Biggest Night is set to return to New York City for the 60th GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, marking the first time the telecast will air from New York's Madison Square Garden in 15 years.
Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman and Jeffrey Osborne accept the GRAMMY for Best Video Album on behalf of Michael Jackson at the 27th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 26, 1985, in Los Angeles.
(Lionel Richie and Michael Jackson accept the GRAMMY for Song Of The Year at the 28th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 25, 1986, in Los Angeles.)