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John Mayer stunning strumming of 'Human Nature'

Before his attachments to Jennifer Aniston (and Jessica Simpson and Jennifer Love Hewitt), Mayer was best known as a legit pop singer-songwriter with serious guitar skills. Unadorned by vocals, his stripped-down version of "Human Nature," itself a gentle if haunting ballad from "Thriller," proved a poignant reminder of Jackson's versatility as an artist, by turns striking and smooth.
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