Slideshow: Michael Jackson’s most underrated songs

It’s hard to believe that 5 years ago today, we lost the King of Pop, Michael Jackson.

Even the most casual music fan is familiar with classic MJ songs like “Beat It,” “Billie Jean” and “Thriller.”

Since he is arguably the biggest act in pop music history, you’d think it’d be hard for any part of his music catalog to go by relatively unnoticed — but you’d be wrong.

Some of MJ’s greatest songs have remained unsung for decades. TheGrio has compiled a list of our favorite MJ tracks that have managed to float under the radar for years.

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