Today's Tickets @ 2 Song: "Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)" by The Eurythmics

Did You Know: “Bad” By Michael Jackson

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Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images

Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images

‘Tickets @ 2′ features a #1 “Bad” hit by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]. It’s a song Jackson wrote that crafted a new image for the singer by wearing leather, chains and acting tough. The title was hip as the word “Bad” implied seriously “cool.”

Jackson wanted the song to be a duet with [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Prince[/lastfm], but the idea fell through when the two had creative differences over lyrical content and Prince refused the project. Prince did say that he thought the song would be a hit whether he was in it or not.

When we play it between two and three we’ll take caller #16 to win a pair of tickets to see Melissa Manchester at Pepperdine College. 1-800-232-KRTH (5784).

Watch the Martin Scorsese directed video below!

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