NEW YORK, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The global music community has come together for the worldwide release today of a new compilation that features the biggest names in music to raise money for those affected by supertyphoon Haiyan in The Philippines. "Songs for the Philippines," a unique collection of 39 chart-topping hits and classic tracks, is now available worldwide on iTunes (iTunes.com/Philippines).
The artists, record companies and music publishers who are collaborating on this project together with iTunes have all agreed to donate proceeds from "Songs For The Philippines" to the relief efforts of the Philippine Red Cross. "Songs For The Philippines" is available now globally through iTunes.
Check out "Songs For The Philippines" as an iTunes Radio "First Play" in the US with streaming proceeds also going to the relief efforts of the Philippines Red Cross.
The "Songs For The Philippines" track listing is as follows:
- The Beatles – "Across The Universe"
- Bob Dylan – "Shelter From The Storm"
- Michael Buble – "Have I Told You Lately That I Love You"
- U2 – "In A Little While"
- Bruno Mars – "Count On Me"
- Beyonce – "I Was Here"
- Eminem – "Stan" (Live from BBC Radio 1)
- Cher – "Sirens"
- Adele – "Make You Feel My Love"
- Katy Perry – "Unconditionally" (Johnson Somerset Remix)
- One Direction – "Best Song Ever"
- Fun. – "Carry On"
- Lady Gaga – "Born This Way" (The Country Road version)
- Justin Timberlake – "Mirrors"
- Justin Bieber – "I Would"
- Alicia Keys – "New Day"
- Imagine Dragons – "30 Lives"
- Madonna – "Like A Prayer"
- P!nk – "Sober"
- Kylie Minogue – "I Believe In You"
- Enrique Iglesias – "Hero"
- Red Hot Chili Peppers – "Factory Of Faith"
- Linkin Park – "Roads Untraveled"
- Kings Of Leon – "Use Somebody"
- Muse – "Explorers"
- Lorde – "The Love Club"
- Josh Groban – "Brave"
- Kelly Clarkson – "Stronger"
- Paolo Nutini – "Simple Things"
- Ellie Goulding – "I Know You Care"
- James Blunt – "Carry You Home"
- Pitbull feat. Christina Aguilera – "Feel This Moment"
- Earth, Wind & Fire – "Sign On"
- Apl.de.Ap – "Going Out" feat Damian Leroy
- Sara Bareilles – "Brave"
- Jessica Sanchez – "Lead Me Home"
- Lily Allen – "Smile"
- The Fray – "Love Don't Die"
- The Beatles – "Let It Be"
All proceeds from "Songs For The Philippines" will be directed to the Philippine Red Cross.http://www.redcross.org.ph/
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