Heavy Metal Musicians Pay Tribute to Michael Jackson This Halloween

Things are really hit-or-miss when it comes to heavy metal covers of pop songs. There's been some great ones (Exodus' "Low Rider," Marilyn Manson's "Tainted Love"), and some not-so-great ones (Children of Bodom's "Oops I Did It Again," Evile's "Born This Way"), to be sure.

But when you get some legendary heavy metal figures together to cover one of the most influential pop musicians of all time, the potential is nothing short of spectacular. I'm talking about none other than Michael Jackson.

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Lauren Wise has worked as a rock/heavy metal journalist for 15 years. She contributes to Noisey and LA Weekly, edits books, and drinks whiskey.
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