Artists for Haiti 2010
Music Type: Contribution
[Single] Format: Digital File
Written by Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson
Produced by Quincy Jones for Quincy Jones Productions, Lionel Richie, Humberto Gatica, RedOne
Co-produced by Rickey Minor, Merv Warren and Patti Austin
Vocals by Artists for Haiti
French Horn Intro by Michael Omartian
Guitar by Carlos Santana and Orianthi
Original Bridge / Greek Rap Chorus by LL COOL J
Original Rap Outro by Will I Am and Kanye West
Recorded at Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, C.A.
Mixed at Record Plant Studios Los Angeles C.A.
Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering
All recording, mixing, and mastering facilities were donated for Haiti
“We Are the World 25 for Haiti” is a charity single recorded by Artists for Haiti with vocals by Taj Jackson, Taryll Jackson and TJ Jackson. It is a remake of the 1985 hit song “We Are the World” by USA for Africa, which was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and was recorded by USA for Africa to benefit famine relief in Africa.
The 25th Anniversary recording features over 80 artists and performers. The recording of ‘We Are The World 25 For Haiti’ embodied the same enthusiasm, sense of purpose and generosity as the original recording 25 years ago. Every one of the artists who participated, regardless of genre or generation, walked into the room with their hearts and souls completely open to coming together to help the people of Haiti.
CARLOS SANTANA, JENNIFER HUDSON, JAMIE FOXX, SUGARLAND, ADAM LEVINE, JASON MRAZ, EARTH WIND & FIRE, NATALIE COLE, THE JONAS BROTHERS, T PAIN, BRIAN WILSON, JUSTIN BIEBER, NICOLE SCHERZINGER, INDIA.ARIE, JULIANNE HOUGH, MARY MARY, MELANIE FIONA, BEBE WINANS, MYA, TYRESE GIBSON, ANTHONY HAMILTON, RAPHAEL SAADIQ, GLADYS KNIGHT, KERI HILSON, JOEL & BENJI MADDEN, HEART, BRANDY, P!NK, MUSIQ SOULCHILD, MILEY CYRUS, AKON, JORDIN SPARKS, CELINE DION, ROB THOMAS, KATHARINE McPHEE, JEFF BRIDGES, RANDY JACKSON, PATTI AUSTIN, KID CUDI, USHER, WILL.I.AM, KANYE WEST, LL COOL J, ISSAC SLADE (aka The Fray), SNOOP DOGG, NICOLE RICHIE, TREY SONGZ, ETHAN BORTNICK, TARYLL JACKSON, TAJ JACKSON, TJ JACKSON, VINCE VAUGHN, DRAKE, FREDA PAYNE, FAITH EVANS, ROBIN THICKE, RASHIDA JONES, BARBRA STREISAND, JIMMY JEAN LOUIS, ENRIQUE IGLESIAS, ZAC BROWN, LIL WAYNE, TONY BENNETT, JOSH GROBAN, SEAN GARRETT, HARRY CONNICK, JR., AL JARDINE, BONE THUGS AND HARMONY (BIZZY BONES), AR RAHMEN, FERGIE, MARY J. BLIGE, ORIANTHI, MANN, NIPSEY HUSSLE, IYAZ, KEITH HARRIS, NIKKA COSTA, TONI BRAXTON, FARNSWORTH BENTLEY, PLAIN PAT, IL TRIO