GN'R, Motorhead, Testament and Iron Maiden Members Pay Tribute to Michael Jackson

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GN'R, Motorhead, Testament and Iron Maiden Members Pay Tribute to Michael Jackson
An all-star rock and metal lineup consisting of some of the genre's true icons has gathered up to pay tribute to late great Michael Jackson on "Thriller - A Metal Tribute to Michael Jackson." Featuring current and former members of such legendary acts as Iron Maiden, Guns N' Roses, Motorhead, Testament and Whitesnake, the album consists of 13 tracks performed by 19 rocking musicians. "Just in time for Halloween - the first-ever all-metal tribute to the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, will be released, featuring an all-star lineup that will raise the dead!" reads the press release (via Blabbermouth). "With the amps turned up to 11 and guitars tuned low, get ready to hear the darker side of such favorites as 'Billie Jean,' 'Beat It,' 'Rock With You,' 'Black or White' and more!" Check out the full list of musicians, as well as the track listing and front cover below. "Thriller - A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson" lineup:
  • Chuck Billy (Testament)
  • Danny Worsnop (Asking Alexandria)
  • Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big)
  • Angelo Moore (Fishbone)
  • Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake, Dio)
  • Rudy Sarzo (Quiet Riot, Ozzy Osbourne, Dio)
  • Lajon Witherspoon (Sevendust)
  • Bruce Kulick (KISS)
  • Tony Franklin (The Firm)
  • Priya Panda (Diemonds)
  • Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal (Guns N' Roses)
  • Corey Glover (Living Colour)
  • Phil Campbell (Motorhead)
  • Elias Soriano (Nonpoint)
  • Doug Pinnick (King's X)
  • Chris Jericho (Fozzy)
  • Paul Di'Anno (Iron Maiden)
  • Craig Goldy (Dio)
  • Lonnie Jordan (War) "Thriller – A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson" track listing: 01. Thriller - Chuck Billy (Testament) 02. Man in the Mirror - Danny Worsnop (Asking Alexandria) and Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big) 03. The Way You Make Me Feel - Angelo Moore (Fishbone), Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake, Dio) and Rudy Sarzo (Quiet Riot, Ozzy Osbourne, Dio) 04. Black or White - Lajon Witherspoon (Sevendust), Bruce Kulick (ex-KISS) and Tony Franklin (The Firm) 05. Beat It - Priya Panda (Diemonds) and Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal (Guns N' Roses) 06. Billy Jean - Corey Glover (Living Colour) and Phil Campbell (Motorhead) 07. Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground) - Elias Soriano (Nonpoint) 08. Rock With You - Doug Pinnick (King's X) 09. Dirty Diana - Chris Jericho (Fozzy) 10. Bad - Paul Di'Anno (ex-Iron Maiden) and Craig Goldy (Dio) 11. They Don't Care About Us - Icarus Witch 12. Never Can Say Goodbye - Lonnie Jordan (War) 13. Smooth Criminal - Alien Ant Farm
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