“We Are the World” Simultaneously Played Around the World
On this date in 1985 an estimated 5,000 radio stations around
the world simultaneously played the song "We Are the World."
The charity record ‘We Are The World’ by USA For Africa was No.1 on
the UK singles chart. The all-star cast included Stevie Wonder,
Turner, Bruce Springsteen, Diana Ross, Bob Dylan plus the
writers of the track Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie.
We are the world, We are the children
We are the ones who make a brighter day
So let’s start giving
There’s a choice we’re making
We’re saving our own lives
It’s true we’ll make a better day
Just you and me