Music Labels Join For Japan Relief

The four major record labels have joined together to create a music compilation in which all proceeds go directly to Japan relief efforts, specifically the Japan Red Cross.

Song For Japan; Available at iTunes and CDs

The compilation, which is titled “Songs for Japan”, features Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way”, John Lennon’s “Imagine”, as well as many other songs from artists like Eminem and Adele.

The compilation was announced by Sony Entertainment Music, EMI Music, Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group on Friday (25/03). The 38 song compilation is available on itunes for $9.99. On top of this, a two disc CD.

Here is the Songs for Japan track listing:

* John Lennon “Imagine”
* U2 “Walk On”
* Bob Dylan “Shelter From The Storm”
* Red Hot Chili Peppers “Around The World”
* Lady Gaga “Born This Way”
* Beyonce “Irreplaceable”
* Bruno Mars “Talking To The Moon”
* Katy Perry “Firework”
* Rihanna “Only Girl (In The World)”
* Justin Timberlake “Like I Love You”
* Madonna “Miles Away”
* David Guetta “When Love Takes Over”
* Eminem “Love The Way You Lie”
* Bruce Springsteen “Human Touch”
* Josh Groban “Awake”
* Keith Urban “Better Life”
* Black Eyed Peas “One Tribe”
* Pink “Sober”
* Cee Lo Green “It’s Ok”
* Lady Antebellum “I Run To You”
* Bon Jovi “What Do You Got?”
* Foo Fighters “My Hero”
* R.E.M. “Man On The Moon”
* Nicki Minaj “Save Me”
* Sade “By Your Side”
* Michael Buble “Hold On”
* Justin Bieber “Pray”
* Adele “Make You Feel My Love”
* Enya “If I Could Be Where You Are”
* Elton John “Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me”
* John Mayer “Waiting On The World To Change”
* Queen “Teo Torriatte (Let Us Cling Together)”
* Kings Of Leon “Use Somebody”
* Sting “Fragile”
* Leona Lewis “Better In Time”
* Ne-Yo “One In A Million”
* Shakira “Whenever, Wherever”
* Norah Jones “Sunrise”

The artists participating on “Songs for Japan,” the music labels and music publishers have waived their royalties and proceeds from the worldwide sales of the album to ensure that the Japanese Red Cross Society (JRCS) receives as much support as possible from this global initiative. iTunes will also donate its proceeds from the album’s worldwide sales to the benefit of the JRCS. iTunes has also prominently featured the project throughout its stores worldwide.


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