“The Way You Make Me Feel” is a song written by American recording artist Michael Jackson and recorded for his seventh album Bad (1987). Produced by Jackson and Quincy Jones, it was released as the album’s third single in 1987 and became another number-one hit from the album on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It was performed a few times on Jackson’s tours Including This Is It tour, and was most famously performed live at the 1988 Grammy Awards.
Michael wrote the song at the request of his mother, Katherine, who wanted a song with “a shuffling kind of rhythm”.