Billboard Top 40 Hits 1971: #208:’Got To Be There:- Michael Jackson. October 30, 1971.
- Single: ‘Got To Be There’- Michael Jackson
- Record Company- Motown
- Genre: Pop
- Written by Elliot Willensky
- Time: 3:23
- B-side: ‘Maria [You Were The Only One]’
- Album- Got To Be There
- Grade: A
- Peaked at #4 14 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. #37 in UK Singles Chart.
Michael Jackson’s first solo hit single- he was 13 years old.
I actually like this one. The older he got, the better he did not, to my ears.