Rihanna in a scene from "Disturbia", Picture: Vevo
Rihanna in a scene from "Disturbia", Picture: Vevo

WATCH: 7 music videos to get you in the mood for Halloween

By Carmelita Fredericks Time of article published Oct 23, 2018

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Get into the Halloween spirit with Michael Jackson, The Addams Family, Backstreet Boys, Rihanna and more.

1. Michael Jackson: Thriller

Thriller is the sixth studio album by American singer Michael Jackson, released on November 30, 1982. In just over a year, Thriller became and currently remains the world's best-selling album, having sold an estimated 66 million copies.

2. Backstreet Boys: Everybody

Released in 1997, "Everybody" is one of the Backstreet Boys' most successful singles to date, reaching #4 in the US Billboard Hot 100, running 22 weeks, and #3 in the UK Singles Chart.

3. Taylor Swift: Look What You Made Me Do

"Look What You Made Me Do" is about various issues that built Swift's reputation.

The song broke a string of records, including the record for the most plays in a single day on Spotify.

4) Nightmare Before Xmas: This is Halloween

"This Is Halloween" is a song from the 1993 film, "The Nightmare Before Christmas,"  and performed by the residents of the fictional "Halloween Town".

5) Rocky Horror Picture Show: Time Warp

"The Time Warp" is a song featured in the 1973 rock musical "The Rocky Horror Show" and in its 1975 film adaptation "The Rocky Horror Picture Show".

The dance is one of the major audience-participation activities during screenings of the film and performances of the show. It has become a popular song beyond the reaches of the film and show, and is often played at dances and weddings.

6) Rihanna: Disturbia

"Disturbia" is a song recorded by Barbadian singer Rihanna for "Good Girl Gone Bad: Reloaded". Lyrically, the song is about the experiences of anguish, anxiety and confusion.  

7) The Addams Family theme song

The theme for the TV series The Addams Family was written and arranged by longtime Hollywood film and television composer Vic Mizzy.

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