Renee Simonsen ~ Vogue Deutsch cover

Model Renee Simonsen on the cover of the September 1983 issue of Vogue Deutsch.  Photographer is Bill King.  I love the colorful eyeshadow that is so characteristic of the 1980’s.



Michael and Diana ~ American Music Awards

Michael Jackson and Diana Ross, circa 1981, smiling as they hold their American Music Awards.

Jackson won two awards at the 1981 AMA’s: Favorite Male Artist (Soul/R&B) and Favorite Album (Soul/R&B) for Off the Wall.  Ross won two awards at the 1981 AMA’s: Favorite Female Artist (Soul/R&B) and Favorite Single (Soul/R&B) for Upside Down.

(source: Juynh/AP via this site.)

[Getty Images (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage) via this site.]

Spotlight: Michael Jackson

~ Michael Jackson ~

Michael Jackson, circa 1984, photographed by Lynn Goldsmith.  Goldsmith took this photo of Jackson at the Disney Epcot Center during the Jacksons’ Victory tour.  This is one of my favorite pictures of Jackson.  I love the black sequined blazer with the skinny pink tie.

([copyright: Lynn Goldsmith] source)

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