Did you know that Michael Jackson sang background vocals on Rockwell’s ‘Somebody’s Watching Me’?
Rockwell’s debut single, ‘Somebody’s Watching Me’, was released in 1984 and it featured a surprise appearance Michael, who sang guest vocals on the chorus. The song also included background contributions by the King of Pop’s brother, Jermaine Jackson.
‘Somebody’s Watching Me’ was a surprise global hit and it peaked at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 as well as #6 on the Official UK Singles Chart. The success of the single reportedly shocked Rockwell’s father, Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, who was estranged from his son at that time.
Watch the video for ‘Somebody’s Watching Me’ below: