Lionel Richie Wants To Bring Back “We Are The World” During Coronavirus Crisis


It was back in March 1985 when Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson, Cyndi Lauper, Kenny Rogers, Diana Ross, and numerous others assembled to sing “We Are the World.” The reason was for the African starvation and the deals for the melody soar to $63 million. This gave the essential foundation assets to those casualties. The tune turned into an overall song of devotion for the individuals during this time.

Everyone knows the lyrics: “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.”

“We Are the World” making a comeback for 2020

“We Are the World” / YouTube

Presently, on the 35th commemoration of the melody, Lionel Richie has said that he needs to bring back the tune during the coronavirus pandemic. He composed the tune with the late Michael Jackson. “That line,” Lionel says, “came to fruition as Michael and I were staying there talking. We stated, you can either say, ‘I’m sparing my life’ or ‘We’re sparing our lives.’ ‘We Are the World’ is an announcement we needed to make. What do we do to spare our own?”

Everything that has happened in the course of the most recent couple of weeks has truly made him step back and take a gander at the world as we probably am aware it. “What occurred in China, in Europe, it came here. So on the off chance that we don’t spare our siblings there, it will get back home. It’s everything of us. We all are right now,” says.

A song of hope during these difficult times

Ten years prior, another rendition of “We Are the World” was discharged for quake casualties in Haiti. Richie is pondering discharging the melody again in the expectations that it can carry happiness and cheerfulness to individuals around the globe. “Two weeks prior, we said we would not like to do an excessive amount of [about the song] in light of the fact that this can’t time to sell a commemoration. In any case, the message is so clear,” he says.

Richie has said that he has even idea about composing an entirely different melody. The melody would have the comparative arrangement of a lot of superstars/vocalists in a gathering together, however that is clearly not possible at the present time. “Be that as it may, each time I attempt to compose another message, I compose those equivalent words,” Richie concedes.

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