It's good to know that despite all of the wild rumors that Michael Jackson's health is deteriorating by the day, his music will live on forever. Just this week, the classic "Billie Jean" earned the title of "greatest dance record ever," according to a three-part poll conducted by the UK's BBC channel in conjunction with their Radio 2 dance music season. The UK poll had Donna Summer's "I Feel Love" and James Brown's "Get Up
(I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine" as numbers two and three on their
Please don't get me wrong. I love "Billie Jean." Love the video, love Mike's Motown at 25 performance of it. Everything. However, is it really the greatest dance song of all time? Is it even MJ's greatest dance song? While this will fall way short of a SoulPoll, we'd love to hear your thoughts. And while you weigh in, I'm gonna troll the 'net for more wild MJ rumors. They get better by the hour.
Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" Voted Greatest Dance Record of All Time [SR]