Who Sang It: Prince or Michael Jackson?

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How well do you know the songs of Prince and Michael Jackson? Take this quiz to find out.

Neither Prince nor Michael Jackson are still with us, but their music will live on forever. Who can forget Prince's "Little Red Corvette" and "I Would Die For U"? And who could forget Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" and "Thriller"? Both of these iconic stars left us with a wealth of music to jam to.

Prince was the musician, and Michael Jackson was the dancer. Both were superstars. And, oddly, both were born in the same year - 1958.

Prince was born Prince Rogers Nelson on June 7, 1958. He was born into a musical family, and he signed his first recording contract when he was just 17. He mastered a wide variety of instruments, including piano and guitar. Prince was also an actor and won an Academy Award for his work in the 1984 movie, "Purple Rain." Prince died on April 21, 2016.

Michael Jackson was in the music business longer than Prince, being practically raised on stage. Jackson was born on August 29,  1958 and was the youngest of the musical Jackson clan. But Michael was too big for his family stylings, and he went solo in 1971. The rest is HIStory (<< see what we did there?).

How well will you do on this quiz? Let's get started.

Little Red Corvette

Little Red Corvette was sung by Prince. It was released in 1982.

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Blame It On the Boogie

Blame It On the Boogie was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1978.

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1999

1999 was sung by Prince. It was released in 1982.

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When Doves Cry

When Doves Cry was sung by Prince. It was released in 1984.

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Purple Rain

Purple Rain was sung by Prince. It was released in 1984.

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Thriller

Thriller was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1982.

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U Got the Look

U Got the Look was sung by Prince. It was released in 1987.

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Can You Feel It

Can You Feel It was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1990.

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Let's Go Crazy

Let's Go Crazy was sung by Prince. It was released in 1984.

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The Way You Make Me Feel

The Way You Make Me Feel was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1987.

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Raspberry Beret

Raspberry Beret was sung by Prince. It was released in 1985.

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I Wanna Be Your Lover

I Wanna Be Your Lover was sung by Prince. It was released in 1979.

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Ben

Ben was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1972.

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I Would Die 4 U

I Would Die 4 U was sung by Prince. It was released in 1984.

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Bad

Bad was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1987.

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Kiss

Kiss was sung by Prince. It was released in 1986.

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Will You Be There

Will You Be There was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1991.

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Man in the Mirror

Man in the Mirror was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1987.

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The Girl Is Mine

The Girl Is Mine was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1982.

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Black or White

Black or White was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1991.

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Diamonds and Pearls

Diamonds and Pearls was sung by Prince. It was released in 1992.

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Got to Be There

Got to Be There was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1972.

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Cream

Cream was sung by Prince. It was released in 1992.

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Human Nature

Human Nature was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1982.

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Black Sweat

Black Sweat was sung by Prince. It was released in 2006.

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Rock With You

Rock With You was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1987.

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Never Can Say Goodbye

Never Can Say Goodbye was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1971.

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I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man

I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man was sung by Prince. It was released in 1987.

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7

7 was sung by Prince. It was released in 1992.

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She's Out of My Life

She's Out of My Life was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1979.

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Sign O' the Times

Sign O' the Times was sung by Prince. It was released in 1987.

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Dancing Machine

Dancing Machine was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1974.

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In the Closet

In the Closet was sung by Michael Jackson. It was released in 1991.

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The Most Beautiful Girl in the World

The Most Beautiful Girl in the World was sung by Prince. It was released in 1994.

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Delirious

Delirious was sung by Prince. It was released in 1982.

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