Offered for sale is a Japanese 12″ single of “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’/Beat It” by Michael Jackson, including the original obi. The B-side includes an instrumental version as well as the album version of “Beat It.”
About this copy: This copy of “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin'” is an original 1984 Japanese pressing on the Epic label.
The cover is M- and still has the original shrink wrap. The obi is M-. This single was issued without an insert.
The A side plays “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’ (Long Version)” Running time is not specified.
The B side plays “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’ (Instrumental)” and “Beat It” (album version)
A great-sounding Michael Jackson single.
Background: Released in May, 1983, “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin'” was the fourth single from Michael Jackson’s Thriller LP. In 1984, the single was released in Japan as a 12″ single.
The single reached #5 on the U.S. charts and #8 in the UK.
|Country of origin:||Japan|
|Year of Release:||1984|