A poll performed by Synovate for the newspaper Dagbladet showed that 43% of the Norwegian inhabitants believed giving Obama the prize was proper, while 38% believed it was wrong. The ballot showed a sharp divide between younger and older people; of those over 60 years of age 58% had been for and only 31% against it. Of those between 18 and 29 years of age, solely 25% accredited of the choice, whereas 42% disapproved.
“The first thing we recorded was ‘The Girl Is Mine’ with Paul McCartney,” Lukather recollects. “That was an enormous thrill. We did that live in the studio. We had been jamming Stevie Wonder songs with these guys, working with childhood heroes. It was unimaginable.” Swedien believes Jackson’s magnum opus was the end result of his childhood years performing with the Jackson 5, as well as experience earned from solo albums corresponding to Off The Wall, which … Read More