Posts tagged "we are the world"

Quotable: Jay-Z Thinks “We Are The World” Remake Was A Mistake

“I know everybody is gonna take this wrong: ‘We Are the World,’ I love it, and I understand the point and think it’s great. But I think ‘We Are the World’ is like [Michael Jackson's] ‘Thriller’ to me. I don’t ever wanna see it touched. I’m a fan of music. I know the plight and…

By: Wendy Atterberry / February 16, 2010

The Official “We Are The World” Remake Video

The official video for the remake of “We Are The World,” which will benefit victims of Haiti’s earthquake last month, has arrived, to, uh, mixed reviews. I’m all for the charity angle, obviously, so I’m not going to knock it too hard, but the Michael and Janet Jackson split screen is hella cheesy and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 15, 2010

Stars To Remake “We Are The World”

I bet a lot of you are too young to remember when “We Are The World” first hit the airwaves 25 years ago, in 1985. The single, written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, was recorded by an all-star lineup that crossed music genres and quickly became the biggest-selling single of all time. The…

By: Wendy Atterberry / February 2, 2010