Released Date
October 24, 1988
Vocalist
Michael Jackson
Album
Bad
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About

One of several signature songs from the "king of pop" Michael Jackson containing lyrics about a woman named Annie who is violently attacked in her own apartment.

Trivia

It was a theme song to the Michael Jackson film Moonwalker. Alien Ant Farm released a popular cover of the song in 2001, and it was also performed as a duet on the TV series Glee.