Black Music Month: Music Videos That Influenced Fashion
Michael Jackson - 'Beat It'
Michael Jackson’s red leather jacket was just as memorable as his signature sparkling
Michael Jackson’s red leather jacket was just as memorable as his signature sparkling glove. He debuted this bold look in his 1982 video for Beat It and rocked another knock-out style later that year in Thriller. The trend spread like wildfire, with Jackson stans and everyone in their very own red leather jacket with zippers galore.