The famous Thriller album pictures that capture the moments of the most groundbreaking music videos of its time. This album helped skyrocket Michael Jackson into even more stardom than he already was when it was released back in 1982. It would eventually go on to break numerous records, and became one of the best selling albums of all time.
The Thriller album pictures below are a mix of some of famous video, as well as some of the behind the scenes photos. The actual video was released on November 30, 1982 by Epic Records, and it was the next album to drop after the successful Off The Wall album that came out 3 years earlier.
The album was recognized by Rolling Stone as number 20 of its top 500 albums of all time back in 2003. It also went to be recognized by the Library of Congress when it was included in the national recording registry for culturally significant recordings. As we build upon our collection of Thriller album pictures, we are only making sure we help preserve a special moment in time.