We discuss Paul and Michael Jackson's relationship, their duets, and the Beatles publishing rights.


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George, Nelson. Thriller: The Musical Life of Michael Jackson. Cambridge: Da Capo Press, 2010.

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McGee, Garry. Band on the Run: A History of Paul McCartney and Wings. New York: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2003.

Miles, Barry. Paul McCartney: Many Years from Now. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1998. 

Perasi, Luca. Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013). Milan: L.I.L.Y., 2013.

Sounes, Howard. Fab: An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney. Cambridge: Da Capo Press, 2010.

Southall, Brian. Northern Songs: The True Story of the Beatles Song Publishing Empire. London: Omnibus Press, 2007.

McCartney on Jackson's acquisition of the Northern Songs catalog (1989):

McCartney telling a similar story to the video above, albeit with a much different tone (2009): 

The notorious Nike commercial (1987):

McCartney on the making of "Say Say Say":