Looking back through TVGuide.com's video archives, we found tons of great Michael Jackson footage: vintage performances by Jackson and his brothers; his grandiose solo performances; and his signature sophisticated videos, some of which VH1 has deconstructed, Pop Up Video-style, for the stories behind the songs.
Watch vintage clips of a young Michael Jackson, who reveals talent beyond his years.
What went on behind the scenes of the making of Michael's music? Watch these classic Pop-Up Videos from VH1.
Here are our five favorite Michael Jackson music videos.
Don't like our choices? Peruse a selection of more than 40 of Jackson's iconic music clips.