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Various Artists Sang “Everybody Hurts” to Help Haiti

Various Artists Sang “Everybody Hurts” to Help Haiti

By: John Stevens | Feb 5, 2010 | 277 words | 2383 views
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The hit "Everybody Hurts" of R.E.M with the sweet and deep voice of Susan Boyle, Mariah Carey and other pop stars was released a few days ago to benefit Haitian victims of earthquake last month.

 

The first single calling upon for helping Haiti recovery after terrible earthquake was announced on Jan 2. The song was remade by 21 talented singers from the original version of R.E.M in 1993.

 

Simon Cowell was the first person who called upon for remaking “Everybody Hurts” for aiding Haiti

Simon Cowell was the first person who called upon for remaking "Everybody Hurts" for aiding Haiti

 

Leona Lewis, winner of X Factor, was the first person who first sang in the song. Robbie Williams and the old members of Take That - Gary Barlow and Mark Owen also sang together in the song. The song gathered other brilliant stars such as Rod Stewart, Mariah Carey, Cheryl Cole, Mika, Michael Buble, Joe McElderry, Miley Cyrus, James Blunt, Jon Bon Jovi, James Morrison, Susan Boyle, Aston Merrygold, Marvin Humes, Shane Filan, Mark Feehily and Kylie Minogue.

 

Each download of the single costs £3.99, ($7) through the website hmv.com and the money earning from the song will be benefit for Haitians through the offices of the British Disasters Emergency Committee and a campaign by The Sun newspaper.

 

Susan Boyle recorded the new cover of “Everybody Hurts”

Susan Boyle recorded the new cover of "Everybody Hurts"

 

Leona Lewis

Leona Lewis

 

Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi

 

Westlife

Westlife

 

Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus

 

Rob Stewart

Rob Stewart

 

Joe McElderry

Joe McElderry

 

James Blunt

James Blunt

 

Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole

 

Robbie Williams

Robbie Williams

 

And Take That members

And Take That members

 

New cover of "Everybody Hurts" is one of three songs remade to aid Haiti. The song "We Are the World" in 1985 has also newly been recorded by 75 famous stars.

 

Various artists revived "We are the world" after 25 years

Various artists revived "We are the world" after 25 years

 

Watch video:

 

Everybody Hurts

 

 

 

 

Remaking "We Are The World"

 

 

 

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Various Artists Sang “Everybody Hurts” to Help Haiti

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