1. Original Tracks

The tracks on "Xscape" were cut between 1983 and 1999. Jackson would work on 70 or more songs for a record, and finish as many as 40.

2. The Vaults  

Karen Langford pulled recordings from the archives. "We call her 'the archivist,'" says John Branca,  co-executor of the Jackson estate. "With help from John Doelp at  Sony, we reviewed the music and then reviewed it with [Reid]."

3. The Edit

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