Virtually every little thing has some kind of urban legend attached to it: a dwarf hung himself on the set of the Wizard of Oz, “Macho Man” Randy Savage had his way with Vice McMahon’s daughter at a criminally young age, that sorta thing. Though hardly as scandalous, one such long-standing and long-argued hypothesis is that Michael Jackson was the brain behind the soundtrack of Sonic 3.
Instead of explaining it myself, just watch this video. Though for years since the video’s debut. many have debated it’s various points, and have even been able to make a strong case against them, mostly those who claim to have been close to the project.
Well Original Sound Version recently broke news of how Brad Buxer, who was the King of Pop’s producer, arranger, and keyboard player at the time, verified the MJ’s involvement with Sonic 3! Which, btw, is pretty damn awesome. Mystery solved!
Anyway, now might be a good enough time to pass along a YouTube oldie, but goodie: