Michael Goes On Tour
Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie write “We Are The World,” with the proceeds from sales of the single slated for hunger relief in Africa.
Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Cyndi Lauper and other prominent artists lend their voices to the song. It sells a record seven million copies.
Bad, Jackson’s third album, was released in 1987, he then went on a world tour. Doubleday publishes Jackson’s autobiography, Moonwalk, released in 1988.