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    Quote Originally Posted by Themidwestcowboy View Post
    I think it's kinda like the case of Another Part Of Me, there was already a ready version of that song in 85. MJ wrote and recorded versions of Buffalo Bill, Alright Now, Chicago 1945, Dirty Diana, Best Of Joy and Liberian Girl way before Bad. If i may speculate I think some of those songs were intended for Victory.
    He definitely mentions Biffalo Bill in that unauthorised interview in 83/84

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    Quote Originally Posted by Themidwestcowboy View Post
    I think it's kinda like the case of Another Part Of Me, there was already a ready version of that song in 85. MJ wrote and recorded versions of Buffalo Bill, Alright Now, Chicago 1945, Dirty Diana, Best Of Joy and Liberian Girl way before Bad. If i may speculate I think some of those songs were intended for Victory.
    Best Of Joy? From MICHAEL album?

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    Quote Originally Posted by OnirMJ View Post
    Best Of Joy? From MICHAEL album?
    Yeah, he recorded a few versions of that song over the years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SmoothGangsta View Post
    Yeah, he recorded a few versions of that song over the years.
    For the Bad album? With full vocals? Why did they use 2008 vocals for the MICHAEL album version? Where did you found that info? Can you please give me some more info or a source where can I read more about that?

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    Quote Originally Posted by OnirMJ View Post
    For the Bad album? With full vocals? Why did they use 2008 vocals for the MICHAEL album version? Where did you found that info? Can you please give me some more info or a source where can I read more about that?
    Yes some people have heard an earlier version of Best of joy and the earliest demo dates back to 81-82, (I think). It went under the name "Toy" and was suppose to be in the Richard Pryor movie of the same name. One of MJ collaborators has corroborated this. Can't remember which one though.

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    Really, Best of Joy is from the mid 80s? I thought it was from 2008. I absolutely adore that song and would love to hear the Bad era version of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by OnirMJ View Post
    For the Bad album? With full vocals? Why did they use 2008 vocals for the MICHAEL album version? Where did you found that info? Can you please give me some more info or a source where can I read more about that?
    I think the info was posted on some private Facebook group a while ago. As for them using the 2008 version, it was probably because it was one of the last things he recorded.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Criminal View Post
    Really, Best of Joy is from the mid 80s? I thought it was from 2008. I absolutely adore that song and would love to hear the Bad era version of it.
    first demoed in 81/82.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Themidwestcowboy View Post
    first demoed in 81/82.
    Oh wow. Clearly MJ was fond of the song hence why he was still working on it in late 2008.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Criminal View Post
    Oh wow. Clearly MJ was fond of the song hence why he was still working on it in late 2008.
    Yeah, is quite fascinating. Same thing with Messin Round, first demoed for Thriller and worked on for every subsequent album after that all the way up to 2008

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Criminal View Post
    Oh wow. Clearly MJ was fond of the song hence why he was still working on it in late 2008.
    He was fond of it for good reason too.
    It's a great song.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Themidwestcowboy View Post
    Yeah, is quite fascinating. Same thing with Messin Round, first demoed for Thriller and worked on for every subsequent album after that all the way up to 2008
    I love Messin Round as well. If I'm not wrong, the version released on Bad 25 is the Bad era version and that there is a more complete version still in the vaults? If yes, then I would love to hear it. I love that song.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pink Diamond Princess View Post
    He was fond of it for good reason too.
    It's a great song.
    It is indeed. Michael's voice is absolute heavenly in it. He sounded so good at 50.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Criminal View Post
    I love Messin Round as well. If I'm not wrong, the version released on Bad 25 is the Bad era version and that there is a more complete version still in the vaults? If yes, then I would love to hear it. I love that song.
    Yes, the Bad 25 version is an early version of the song, it was worked on a few times after that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Criminal View Post
    It is indeed. Michael's voice is absolute heavenly in it. He sounded so good at 50.
    Agreed.

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