Double Oscar and Grammy award winning music maestro AR Rahman will join voices with some of the biggest names in the music industry like Celine Dion, Lionel Richie, Barbara Streisand, Kanye West, Akon, Usher, Jeff Bridges, Miley Cyrus, Will.I.Am, Natalie Cole, Toni Braxton, Nicole Scherzinger, Jason Mraz and Brian Wilson to record a cover of Michael Jackson’s peace anthem ‘We Are The World’. which is being recorded by 80 artistes.
Quincy Jones and singer Lionel Richie are producing this single with 80 artistes. Proceeds of the song will go straight to the people of Haiti, who are recovering from the devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake on January 12. The charity single comes 25 years after the song was originally composed by Jackson and producer Quincy Jones to raise money for ‘Live Aid’