Results 1 to 12 of 12

Thread: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

   
  1. #1
    Points: 4,408, Level: 42
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 142
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Oman
    Posts
    525
    Points
    4,408
    Level
    42
    Thanks
    156
    Thanked 651 Times in 228 Posts

    Default Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    This song for me is hands down the best MJ song, there is soo much stuff going on it.

    The news in the background the adlibs, the bridge is amazing to listen to!

    Everybody got someone to think about
    Don't everybody got some food to throw
    Everybody got some vicious talk
    Don't everybody got some news today
    Ah, bah, bah, bah bah
    Everybody talk about the end of their idol
    We've got those who accept it from them
    Can't stop anybody from it-then-who's-to-blame but them


    There is an unused line that made that was finally used on the MJOne show

    Everybody talk about sex about ah

    Listen here:https://instaud.io/NWv
    La la dee
    la la dee dah dah
    la la dah
    la la dah
    la la dah
    la...

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to muhammed For This Useful Post:


  3. #2
    Points: 1,928, Level: 26
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 72
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered1000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2016
    Posts
    622
    Points
    1,928
    Level
    26
    Thanks
    207
    Thanked 311 Times in 154 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    I love this song even though I can barely understand what he is saying in some parts of the song.

  4. #3
    Points: 1,271, Level: 19
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 29
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered1000 Experience Points
    Scream's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2015
    Location
    Manchester
    Posts
    39
    Points
    1,271
    Level
    19
    Thanks
    13
    Thanked 41 Times in 20 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    "You're a parasite in black and white" is one of his sharpest lines ever. Brilliant.

  5. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to Scream For This Useful Post:


  6. #4
    Points: 6,495, Level: 52
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 55
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Tagger Second ClassVeteran5000 Experience Points
    SmoothCriminal1995's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Liverpool
    Posts
    752
    Points
    6,495
    Level
    52
    Thanks
    3,565
    Thanked 778 Times in 338 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    Slander
    With the words you use
    You're a parasite in black and white
    Do anything for news

    This song is amazing. It's so underappreciated in general. This is Michael's best anti media song by far.
    The vocal runs, the layered harmonies, the deep lyrics, the catchy hook and that beat!!!
    I wish more people knew about songs like this, Michael would be even more appreciated than he already is. Way ahead of his time

  7. #5
    Points: 544, Level: 10
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 6
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    31 days registeredTagger Second Class500 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2017
    Posts
    34
    Points
    544
    Level
    10
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    The song is pretty awesome but I do not like the end the mix of all the journalists
    That is also why I less love history the song is awesome but it has too much samples

  8. #6
    Points: 10, Level: 1
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 40
    Overall activity: 0%

    Join Date
    Apr 2017
    Posts
    13
    Points
    10
    Level
    1
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    Very underrated song.

  9. #7
    Points: 890, Level: 15
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 10
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    3 months registered500 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2016
    Posts
    109
    Points
    890
    Level
    15
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 43 Times in 23 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    Tabloid junkie has been one of my favorite songs since I first heard it - it's the best anti media song ever. I'm surprised the fan community generally didn't rate it highly.

  10. #8
    Points: 23,250, Level: 93
    Level completed: 90%, Points required for next Level: 100
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    Three FriendsTagger Second Class10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Themidwestcowboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Sweden (Svergie)
    Posts
    4,233
    Points
    23,250
    Level
    93
    Thanks
    5,471
    Thanked 3,876 Times in 1,490 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    Quote Originally Posted by Blue Criminal View Post
    I love this song even though I can barely understand what he is saying in some parts of the song.
    My sentiments exactly. I think it would have been more appreciated if he made the verses more intelligible. I still love it though.

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to Themidwestcowboy For This Useful Post:


  12. #9
    Points: 25,513, Level: 96
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 837
    Overall activity: 80.0%
    Achievements:
    Three FriendsVeteranOverdrive25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Mesa, Arizona
    Posts
    10,791
    Points
    25,513
    Level
    96
    Thanks
    29
    Thanked 3,065 Times in 1,403 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    This song you can strip any part and it would still be great...
    **He lives forever within us**

  13. #10
    Points: 3,299, Level: 35
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 51
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Posts
    203
    Points
    3,299
    Level
    35
    Thanks
    22
    Thanked 67 Times in 45 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    I like this song, but the barely-intelligible verses drive me crazy. If the Estate ever released a version with those vocals less breathy and muffled, I'd probably rank it higher.

  14. #11
    Points: 48,336, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 56.0%
    Achievements:
    Three Friends25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Silouette's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Miles from ordinary...
    Posts
    17,425
    Points
    48,336
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked 5,164 Times in 2,370 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    Another jam that tells mf's where to get off.

    Love the gruff to smooth to hype delivery.


    Err'body got some news about it!



    Missing Michael.....

  15. #12
    Points: 49, Level: 1
    Level completed: 98%, Points required for next Level: 1
    Overall activity: 2.0%

    Join Date
    Apr 2017
    Posts
    19
    Points
    49
    Level
    1
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts

    Default Re: Tabloid Junkie appreciation thread.

    actually one of his best songs in my opinion

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •