This Day in History: “We Are the World” Released

Today, March 7, marks thirty-three years since “We Are the World” viewable here was released. As a youth I enjoyed singing along with the numerous vocal greats, and the powerful melody and lyrics have come to take on a deeper meaning to many.

Co-written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, the single instantly rose to the top of the charts and generated $63 Million, (nearly $141 Million in today’s value), marking a collaborative effort by artist that moved people by the droves to donate to the needy cause. More info on the single can be found on Wikipedia.

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