Google Play Music Has Michael Jackson’s Thriller Free Today

Today at Google Play Music you can download the greatest selling album of all time, Thriller by Michael Jackson, for free.  No strings attached, not goofy coupon codes.  Free.  You just need to visit this link to add the special Google Play Music version of the album to your library which you can then stream or download to listen to offline.

Thriller has some of Jackson’s best known songs including the title track, Billy Jean, Beat It and Pretty Young Thing.  Even if you are not a big Michael Jackson fan, this album is simply a must have for anyone who loves music (and I would argue you should also have U2’s Joshua Tree, AC/DCs Back in Black and Adel’s 21… but that’s for another post!).

Michael Jackson – Thriller – Free at Google Play Music

Free Music is Not New to Google Play Music

As the service continues to ramp up, Google has been giving away free songs and albums over the course of the past several months.  The trick is checking Google Play Music each day to find them.  That music selection has been wide and varied to really meet your musical tastes at some level.  Ultimately, for Google, there is a point in giving the music away which is to get more subscribers to

MIchael Jackson Thriller on Google Play Music
MIchael Jackson Thriller on Google Play Music

the service.  They are playing catch up to the likes of Spotify and Pandora and face serious competition from Apple.

If you haven’t taken a look at the service, this free album is a good place to start.  Go download it and check out the hundreds of thousands of songs that Google has in their library.  Remember that the Unlimited plan is $9.99 per month and gives you access to all of the library to listen to and download so you can listen to them later offline.  Remember too that the monthly subscription also gives you access to the ad-free YouTube Red and YouTube Music services too.

Michael Jackson – Thriller – Free at Google Play Music