Beat It

"Beat It" is a song by the legendary artist Michael Jackson, written and performed by him. It was released in 1982 on his iconic album "Thriller." The song is in the key of F#m and is a fusion of pop, rock, and electronic music genres. "Beat It" was composed by Michael Jackson with the help of producer Quincy Jones. Interestingly, despite being primarily known as a pop singer, this song showcased Jackson's versatility and his ability to incorporate different musical styles into his work. The track gained immense popularity, earning numerous awards and becoming one of Jackson's signature songs. Notably, guitarist Eddie Van Halen provided a captivating guitar solo for the track, adding to its distinctive sound. The melody of "Beat It" is known for its catchy hooks, rhythmic guitar riffs, and energetic vocals, making it a timeless hit.