Live 8
Live 8 was a string of benefit concerts that took place on 2 July 2005, in the G8 states and in South Africa. They were timed to precede the G8 conference and summit held at the Gleneagles Hotel in Au...
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Live Earth
Live Earth is an event developed to increase environmental awareness through entertainment.
Founded by Emmy-winning producer Kevin Wall, in partnership with former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, Liv...
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Live Aid
Live Aid was a dual-venue concert held on 13 July 1985. The event was organised by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for relief of the ongoing Ethiopian famine. Billed as the "global jukebox", t...
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Sol y Lluvia
Sol y Lluvia is a Chilean musical ensemble, formed in the 1980s that became popular as a result not only of its music, but also because of its firm opposition to the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. ...
Live Earth concert, Shanghai
The Live Earth concert in China was held at Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai on 7 July 2007.
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Music for UNICEF Concert
The Music for UNICEF Concert: A Gift of Song was a benefit concert of popular music held in the United Nations General Assembly in New York City on January 9, 1979. It was intended to raise money for ...
Music for UNICEF Concert - Wikipedia
USA for Africa
USA for Africa (United Support of Artists for Africa) was the name under which 44 predominantly U.S. artists, led by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, recorded the hit single "We Are the World" in 19...
The Kids of Widney High
The Kids of Widney High is a music group composed of mentally disabled students from the special education J. P. Widney High School in Los Angeles, California.
The band consists of mentally and ph...
Live 8 broadcasters
With the Live 8 concerts of July 2005 spanning ten countries and four continents, a large number of broadcasters was needed to bring the event of the year to the nearly 6.5 billion people around the g...
Noise Action Coalition
The Noise Action Coalition is a group of musicians in the New York City area that works for getting fair treatment and pay for musicians. In 1997 they participated in a boycott of Arlene's Grocery. Th...
Consolidated (band)
Consolidated was an American radical activist recording and performing group, formed in 1988 and best known in the early 1990s as an alternative dance/industrial music band. They were distinguished b...
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The Voice Project
The Voice Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit advocacy group focused on promoting freedom of artistic expression as an agent of social change. The project was founded in 2009 as a response to the Lord's...
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Bob Geldof
Robert Frederick Zenon "Bob" Geldof, KBE (born 5 October 1951) is an Irish singer-songwriter, author, occasional actor and political activist. He rose to prominence as the lead singer of the Irish roc...
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Live Earth concert, Kyoto
One of the Live Earth concerts in Japan was held at Tō-ji, Kyoto on 7 July 2007.
Live Earth concert, Rio de Janeiro
The Live Earth concert for South America was held at Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 7, 2007. It is one of two free Live Earth concerts, the other being held in Washington, D.C. It ...
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Rhythms of resistance
Rhythms of Resistance, sometimes abbreviated to RoR, is a network of percussion bands that play at demonstrations and direct actions that fall within the broad definition of 'anti-capitalist'. Since R...
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Farm Aid
Farm Aid started as a benefit concert on September 22, 1985, in Champaign, Illinois, held to raise money for family farmers in the United States. The concert was organized by Willie Nelson, John Melle...
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The Crowd (band)
The Crowd was a charity group formed specifically to produce a charity record for the Bradford City stadium fire, in which 56 people died on 11 May 1985. The group consisted of singers, actors, televi...
Rock Against Sexism
Rock Against Sexism (RAS) was a political and cultural movement dedicated to challenging sexism in the rock music community, pop culture and in the world at large. It was primarily a part of the punk...
List of Live 8 artists
This is a list of artists who performed at Live 8.
Artists United Against Apartheid
Artists United Against Apartheid was a 1985 protest group founded by activist and performer Steven Van Zandt and record producer Arthur Baker to protest apartheid in South Africa. The group produced...
Artists Support Japan
Artists Support Japan is a charity project to raise funds for victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.A-FThe Amazing Flying MachineAnunaArtists Support Japan (with Jeff Robb, Susumu Yokota)Fran...
Live Earth concert, Antarctica
Nunatak is the British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station’s house band. The five person indie rock band is part of a science team investigating climate change and evolutionary biology o...
Società Italiana di Musica Moderna
The Società Italiana di Musica Moderna (Italian: Italian Society for Modern Music), an organization founded in 1917 by Alfredo Casella, Gian Francesco Malipiero, and Gabriele D’Annunzio. The organiza...
Philadelphia Freedom Concert
The Philadelphia Freedom Concert and Ball was an HIV/AIDS awareness fund raising event that was held in Philadelphia, USA, on July 4, 2005.The ball was held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art prior to ...
Northern Lights (Canadian band)
Northern Lights was the name of a supergroup of Canadian artists who recorded the song "Tears Are Not Enough" for the African famine relief effort in 1985.The recording was the Canadian response to th...
Live Earth concert, Johannesburg
The Live Earth concert in South Africa was held at the Coca-Cola Dome, South Africa on 7 July 2007.
Presenters:
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Live Earth concert, Tokyo
The main Live Earth concert in Japan was held at Makuhari Messe, Chiba nearby Tokyo on 7 July 2007.