Watch One Direction, Sam Smith, Ellie Goulding, Bono & More Perform ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ For Band Aid 30
Nearly every British artist ever gathered together this weekend to re-record the holiday classic, “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” in honor of the charity single’s 30th anniversary. That is, except for Adele.
This time, they’re a pair of Brits in dysfunctional relationships surrounded by some very sci-fi turns of event.
Adele, One Direction, Bono Lead Band Aid 30 to Raise Money for Ebola Crisis in Africa with New Version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’
The legendary 1984 single is being updated with another cavalcade of music stars, including Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Chris Martin and more.
No, really. Los Angeles rapper Kendrick Lamar will go to the place planes cautiously avoid. On the spookiest day of the year. To give a special performance.
Q&A: ‘Divergent’ Music Supervisor, Randall Poster Talks About The Influence of ‘Yeezus’ & Ellie Goulding On Film’s Soundtrack
Poster talked to Radio.com about how he recreated the ‘Divergent’ team’s musical vision of a dystopian future.
We finally got the full track listing of the Divergent soundtrack and it’s of Twilight proportions.
Ellie Goulding and Zedd are both set to feature new songs on the upcoming soundtrack for sci-fi flick Divergent, set to hit big screens on March 21.
The female bill was as wide-ranging in all corners of pop as Perry’s latest effort, “Prism,” so not only was the benefit concert Perry’s creation, it also served as a celebration of the new album.
The twins told Radio.com that they’re excited to perform alongside Katy Perry and the three other ladies on the ‘We Can Survive’ bill, but even more excited to be associated with the Young Survival Coalition.
Goulding’s loungey take on the song includes an acoustic guitar and a little piano, along with the British singer’s raspy delivery, adding a little sexiness to the ballad.