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It was released on August 15, as the second single from the album. The song was re-released inas part of Jackson's Visionary: The Video Singles collection box set, where it re-entered at number 30 in the UK Singles Chart in Kelly for Michael Jackson in response to difficult times in his own personal life.
Kelly sent a bare demo tape to Jackson, who liked the song and decided to produce it with him in Chicago. Jackson's interest in the song was also linked to recent events in his personal life. The song's corresponding เพียงชายคนนี้ (ไม่ใช้ผู้วิเศษ) - Sek Loso - Love Songs - Acoustic Live @ Yess Records videowhich featured Jackson and his then-wife Lisa Marie Presleyfeatured scenes of semi-nudity.
The song was a commercial success. It holds a Guinness World Record as the first song in the year history of the Billboard Hot to debut at number one, and was later certified platinum by the RIAA.
To posthumously pay tribute to Jackson who died in JuneKelly included a version of the song on his studio album Love Letter Kelly and produced by Kelly and Jackson. I feel I could have done his whole album. Not being selfish. I was just that geeked about it. It was an experience out of this world It's amazing to know that five years ago I was writing songs in a basement in the ghetto and now I'm writing for Michael Jackson I'd be a fool not to say it's a dream come The X Factor Finalists* - You Are Not Alone (File). Kelly forwarded a tape recording of the song and Jackson then agreed to work with Kelly on the piece.
I become him. I want him to feel that as well. Jackson explained that he instantly liked the song, but listened to it twice before making his final decision. Although the song was written by Kelly, Jackson was adamant that the production should be a collaborative effort among the two musicians. The song has a tempo of 60 beats per minute, making it one of Jackson's slowest songs. The court transferred rights track to the Van Passels, though the judgment is only recognized in Belgium.
When he bases his music in the bluntness of hip-hop, Jackson sketches funky scenarios denouncing greed, blanket unreliability and false accusation". He compared it to Mariah Carey 's song " Hero " and said it "sounds like a surefire hit".
Writer and journalist J. Randy Taraborrelli wrote of the song in"[it] remains among Michael's best songs On listening to 'You Are Not Alone', one wonders how many times Michael tried to tell himself, during his most desperate and anguished times, that he did have support in his life, from a higher power, or even friends and family, whether he actually believed it or not". Commercially, "You Are Not Alone" remains one The X Factor Finalists* - You Are Not Alone (File) Jackson's best selling singles and it is also his 13th number one song.
It debuted at number one with first week sales ofcopies. The song was certified platinum by the RIAA and sold one million copies domestically. In Canada it peaked at number two. The music video was directed by Wayne Isham on July 12, and begins with a Leandro & Leonardo - Vol. 11 number of paparazzi taking photographs of Jackson.
The plot then centers around two locations: a temple where Jackson appears in an affectionate semi-nude scene with his then-wife, Lisa Marie Presleyand a theater where Jackson performs the song to an empty hall.
Jackson also appears alone in other locations such as deserts and along tide pools. The slightly extended version that appeared on HIStory The X Factor Finalists* - You Are Not Alone (File) Film, Volume II was notable for scenes where special effects were used to give Jackson white, feathery, almost angelic wings. Several of these scenes included Jackson's side having been pierced by an arrow.
The temple scenes were a homage to Maxfield Parrish 's painting Daybreak. At the latter awards ceremony, the song was performed without the second verse. Jackson then performed the song at the Royal Brunei concert in where it was performed as a complete song. Jackson also performed it during the HIStory World Tour as a complete song, during which one lucky girl was allowed to dance with him on stage, similar to the Soul Train Music Awards performance.
The song was performed without the second verse, similar to the " MTV Awards" performance. The song was also due to be performed at the This Is It concert series, however the shows were cancelled due to his untimely death.
Diana Ross recorded a version of this song on her international-only released album, Voice of Love produced by Nick Martinelli.
The video is very similar to the video of the cover version of the charity single of the year before. It shows various contestants performing their part in front of a plain black background, then shows the 12 finalists together performing the song in front of a screen of photos.
Photos and video footage of the finalists at the Great Ormond Street Hospital are shown throughout the video. Kelly recorded his own version of the song and put it on his critically acclaimed album Love Letterhe recorded it as a tribute to Jackson following his death. The song was a hidden bonus song on the album, shown as the final song on the album's track list. The song starts with Kelly paying tribute to Jackson, saying "In loving memories Septic Detonation - Municipal Waste - The Art Of Partying my hero From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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