Rodney Lynn "Rod" Temperton (9 October 1947 – September 2016) was an English songwriter, record producer, and musician from Cleethorpes, England. He initially made his mark as the keyboardist and main songwriter for the R&B band Heatwave before writing several internationally known songs performed by Michael Jackson, including "Off The Wall," "Rock With You," and "Thriller." He died October 5 2016 from CANCER.
Damn it 2016! Rod Temperton, the British composer behind Michael Jackson's hit singles "Thriller," "Rock With You" and "Off the Wall," died last week in London following a brief battle with cancer. He was 66. He was often referred to as 'The Invisible Man.' He was the sole writer of multiple successful songs such as 'Thriller,' 'Off The Wall,' 'Rock With You,' [George Benson's] 'Give Me The Night,' [Michael McDonald's] 'Sweet Freedom,' [Heatwave's] 'Always & Forever' and 'Boogie Nights.
PH, U.S. set to hold 1st Balikatan war games under Duterte - WATCH VIDEO HERE -> http://dutertenewstoday.com/ph-u-s-set-to-hold-1st-balikatan-war-games-under-duterte/ The Philippine and United States militaries are set to hold the first Balikatan war games under President Rodrigo Duterte this April. Full story: News video credit to Rappler’s YouTube channel