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The Jacksons

This Place Hotel

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  • 1980
  • 2011
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Originally named “Heartbreak Hotel”, “This Place Hotel” was a hit recording by The Jacksons when it was released in 1980. Written and composed Michael (and produced by The Jacksons), the song would precede Jackson’s own hit, “Billie Jean”, in its insecurity-plagued tale of confusion. While his brothers did not sing background vocals, they were credited with playing percussion on the album while brother Tito contributed a guitar solo. The song reached number twenty-two on the Billboard pop singles chart and number two on the R&B singles chart when it was released and became the group’s second biggest single off their Triumph album, behind “Can You Feel It.“ The song, in turn, became a popular concert performance for the group’s next two tours right into Michael’s... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Heartbreak Hotel ... This is Heartbreak Hotel ... This is scaring me

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