Tag Archives: Michael Jackson

memories of the ’70s – I’ll Be There by The Jackson Five

The beginning of the 1970s was very kind to The Jackson 5, and in October 1970 the teen group scored their fourth hit with I’ll Be There. Unlike the band’s previous three hit singles (I Want You Back, ABC, Love … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Off the Wall by Michael Jackson

In summer 1979, Michael Jackson made his fifth studio album, and started the next part of his solo career with Epic Records and the release of Off The Wall. Jackson had left his previous label Motown, and had finished making … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – the glove

Although society no longer dictated the wearing of gloves for proper ladies and gentlemen in the 1980s, the glove emerged as an accessory of choice for the pop-loving teenager. Gloves date back to the time of the Greeks, but it … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson

Sometimes pop culture comes up in the strangest places – like this calligraphy store in Istanbul, Turkey:

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