January: Michael is on the cover of Rock & Soul Magazine.
The Jacksons rehearse for The Destiny Tour.
Motown releases Boogie, a collection of unreleased songs from the Jackson 5.
MCA releases the single You Can’t Win from the soundtrack of The Wiz.
The Jacksons perform Shake Your Body, Things I Do For You & Push Me Away on Soul Train
January 22/24/26: The Jacksons kick off the European leg of the Destiny World Tour in Germany with 3 concerts in Bremen
January 27: Concert in Frankfurt
January 28/29/30: Concert in Madrid
February 1/2: Concert in Amsterdam..
The Jacksons are on the cover of Jet Magazine.
February 6/7/8/9: Concerts in London;
The Jacksons perform Shake Your Body, Blame It On The Boogie & Destiny at Top Of The Pops.
The Jacksons perform Shake Your Body, Things I Do For You & Destiny on Midnight Special. Jermaine joins them on stage for the last song.
February 10: Concert in Brighton
February 11: Concert in Preston
February 12: Concert in Wakefield
February 13: Concert in Sheffield
February 14/15: Concerts in Geneva
February 15: The Jacksons perform Shake Your Body & Blame It On The Boogie for an Abba Special.
February 16: Concert in Glasglow
February 17/18: Concerts in Manchester
February 19/20: Concerts in Leeds .
February 23/24: Concerts in London
February 26: Concert in Bournemouth ( London )
February 27: Concert in Amsterdam
February 29: Concert in Avignon
March 2: Last European concert in Europe in Paris ( at the Palace )
March 6/7/8/9/10: Concerts in Johannesburg ( South Africa)
March 12/13/14/15: Concerts in Dakar ( Senegal )
March 19/20/21: Concerts in Johannesburg
March 22: The Jacksons fly home and Michael resumes the recording of the album Off The Wall with Quincy Jones.
April 14/15: The Jacksons kick off the US Tour in Cleveland ( Ohio )
April 19/22: Concerts at the Valley Forge Music Fair (Pensylvania)
April 25/29: Concerts in Chicago ( Illinois )
May 3: Concert in St Petersburg ( Florida )
May 6: Concert in Jacksonville ( Florida )
May 10/12: Concerts in Houston ( Texas )
May 13: Concert in Baton Rouge ( Louisiana )
May 16: Concert in Birmingham ( Alabama )
May 17 : Concert in Colombus (Georgia)
May 18: Concert in Nashville ( Tennessee )
May 19: Concert in Atlanta
May 20: Concert in Memphis ( Tennessee )
May 24: Concert in Pine Bluff ( Arkansas )
May 26: Concert in Kansas City ( Missouri )
May 27: Concert in Oklahoma City ( Oklahoma )
May 30: Concert in Shreveport ( Louisiana )
June 1: Concert in Norfolk ( Virginia )
June 3: Concert in Columbia ( South Carolina )
Michael, Quincy & Bruce complete the recording & mixing of the album Off The Wall at the Westlake Studios in Los Angeles.
June 8: Concert in Charlotte ( North Carolina )
June 9: Concert in Washington D.C
June 10: The Jacksons make a break;