1987

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Michael buys a new condominium in Century City nicknamed the “Hideout”.

 

 

 January 05 : Michael, Quincy Jones & Bruce Swedien start recording the "Bad" album at the Westlake Studio in Los Angeles

 

January 09: Michael attends the American Cinema Awards with Sophia Loren & Sylvester Stallone.

 

 

 

February: Michael begins filming a short film for the song Smooth Criminal on his upcoming album. The video is directed by Colin Chilvers on a story written by Michael. It features young actors Sean Lennon, Kellie Parker & Brandon Adams plus Joe Pesci and among the dancers, Lavelle Smith who will become Michael choreographer.

 

 

 

March 17: Hazel gives birth to Jermaine’s son, Jaimy Jackson.

 

 

 

March 31: Filming of the “playing with the kids” scene of Smooth Criminal.

 

 

 

April: Michael withdraws from The Jeovah’s Witness.

 

 

 

May: Quincy Jones sets up a meeting between Michael & Prince in Los Angeles .

 

 

 

The media report that Michael wants to purchase the bones of Elephant Man.

 

 

 

Michael’s first solo world tour is announced to begin next September in Japon.

 

 

 

June: Michael shoots the video of The Way You Make Me Feel in Los Angeles directed by Joe Pytka, choreographed by Vincent Paterson and featuring Tatiana Thumbtzen & Latoya!

July 9 : Michael, Quincy & Bruce complete the mixing of the Bad album.

 

 

July 13: 25 CBS Records executives and representatives are invited to a dinner party at Hayvenhurst where they are treated with a preview of the Bad album and the Bad short film.

 

 

 

Epic announces that the Bad album has been completed and will be released on August 31.

 

 

 

July 15: ‘s Radio 1 premieres I Just Can’t Stop Loving You, the first single from the Bad Album.

 

 

 

July 27: The single IJCSTLU is released worldwide without a video.

 

 

 

August: Michael rehearses for the Bad World Tour in Los Angeles .

 

 

 

August 20: Jackie & Enid are officicially divorced. Enid keeps custody of Siggy & Brandi.

 

 

 

August 25 : The album Bad is released worldwide.

 

 

 

The Bad video is premiered worldwide in the TV Special Michael Jackson : The Magic Returns.

 

 

 

September: The single Bad is released.

 

 

 

Michael is on the cover of Ebony magazine.

 

 

 

Michael appears in a new Pepsi commercial with young actor Jimmy Safechuck.

 

 

 

Michael hires Bob Jones, vice-president of MJJ Productions.

 

 

 

September 9: Michael arrives in Tokyo (Japon) with pet chimp Bubbles, Katherine & Joe, LaToya & her manager Jack Gordon, Quincy Jones, Frank Dileo, Karen Faye, Michael Bush, Bill Bray, Wayne Nagin, Donny Osmond ect… He stays at the Capitol Hotel.

 

 

 

September 10: Michael visits Korakuen Amusement Park .

 

 

 

September 11: Michael visits Disneyland Tokyo.

 

 

 

September 12/13/14: Michael kicks off his first ever solo tour at the Tokyo Dome.

 

 

 

September 20/21: Concerts in Osaka . Michael is presented the key to the city by Mayor Oshima at a formal tea ceremony where Michael is accompanied by Bubbles!

 

 

 

September 25/26/27: Concert in Yokohama . Michael dedicates the concerts to the memory of Yoshiaki Ogiwara, a five year old boy who was murdered.

 

 

 

Michael gives a interview to Mollie Mildrew for Australian TV. Mollie ha interviewed Michael ten years earlier!

 

 

 

Ebony/Jet showcases an interview of Michael by Darryl Dennard.

 

 

 

October: Hazel files for divorce and Jermaine introduces Margaret to the family.

 

 

 

Janet leaves Hayvenhurst to move in with her boyfriend Rene Helizondo Jr.

 

 

 

October 3/4 : Concerts in Yokohoma.

 

 

 

October 10/11/12: Concerts in Osaka . Michael is on the cover of People with a hand-written message from Michael.

 

 

 

October 13: Michael flies back home.

 

 

 

October 31: MTV premieres the video of The Way You Make Me Feel.

 

 

 

November 11: Michael arrives in Sydney () and takes an onward flight to Melboune.

 

 

 

November 12: Michael visits a children’s hospital in Melbourne .

 

 

 

November 13: Concert in Melbourne . Michael meets  a young boy named Brett Barnes.

 

 

 

November 20/21: Concerts in Sydney .

 

 

 

November 25/28: Concerts in Brisbane . Stevie Wonder & Michael perform Just Good Friends live on stage! Michael meets a young boy named Wade Robson.

 

 

 

November 30: Michael flies back home.

 

 

 

December: The single The Way You Make Me Feel is released.

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