Goin’ Places era (1977-1978)

Goin Places

1/Original track listing from the album released on October 8, 1977 (recorded in 1977)

“Music’s Takin’ Over” (John Whitehead, Gene McFadden, Victor Carstarphen) – 4:26
“Goin’ Places” (recorded in December 1976) – 4:30
“Different Kind of Lady” (The Jacksons) – 4:10
“Even Though You’re Gone” – 4:31

“Jump for Joy” (recorded December 1976 – 1977) (Dexter Wansel, Cynthia Biggs) – 4:42
“Heaven Knows I Love You, Girl” – 3:55
“Man of War” – 3:13
“Do What You Wanna” (The Jacksons) – 3:31
“Find Me a Girl” – 4:34

2/Demos/Alternate Versions

3/Outtakes/unreleased tracks from the album’ sessions

4/Others songs from this era

5/Songs known to exist but never released/leaked

6/Singles and short films

1st single “Goin’ Places” (released on October 21, 1977)

The Jacksons creates music videos to promote songs from their “Goin’ Places” album :

The “Even Though You’re Gone” music video features the band members sitting (Michael separated from the rest of the group) singing the song. The video features The Jacksons wearing blue tuxedos.

The “Goin’ Places” music video has the members of the band switching from a live performance to them traveling in many different ways.

7/TV Performances and live concerts


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