If you remember the lyrics 'For 40 days and for 40 nights law was on her side'. The story is that Billie Jean is a girl claiming that Michael is the father of her child and Michael denies that. The lyrics describe a woman, Billie Jean, who claims that the narrator is the father of her newborn son, which he denies. Jackson said the lyrics were based on groupies' claims about his older brothers when he toured with them as the Jackson 5. Lyrics to 'Billie Jean' by Michael Jackson: She was more like a beauty queen from a movie scene I said don't mind, but what do you mean I am the one Who will dance on the floor in the round She said I am the one who will dance on the floor in the round Along with the other videos produced for Thriller , it helped establish MTV's cultural importance and make music videos an integral part of popular music marketing. Billie Jean Lyrics: She was more like a beauty queen from a movie scene / I said, "Don't mind, but what do you mean, I am the one / Who will dance on the floor in the round?" She was more like a beauty queen from a movie scene I said don't mind, but what do you mean, I am the one Who will dance on the floor in the round? So they get into a lawful problem with each other. / She said I am the one Billie Jean is not my lover She's just a girl who claims that I am the one But the kid is not my son She says I am the one But the kid is not my son She says I am the one But the kid is not my son No, no, no Billie Jean is not my lover She's just a girl who claims that I am … The "Billie Jean" music video, directed by Steve Barron, was the first video by a black artist to be aired in heavy rotation on MTV. Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 — June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he was one of the most popular entertainers in the world and one of the best-selling music artists of all time. "Billie Jean" reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, where it remained for seven weeks.