Did you know…
… that today is Thriller Best-Seller Day? Michael Jackson’s Thriller became the all-time best-selling LP on this day in 1984. With ten million copies sold, it surpassed the previous bestseller, the soundtrack from Saturday Night Fever. Thriller spent 37 weeks at number one on the Billboard album chart and produced seven top-10 singles, ahead of Fleetwood Mac, Cyndi Lauper and Bruce Springsteen, who have each taken four top-10 singles off one LP. To date, Thriller is estimated to have sold 65 million copies worldwide.
Today’s Inspirational Quote:
“Getting an idea should be like sitting on a pin; it should make you jump up and do something.”
— E. L. Simpson