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.
The song also features verses from F*U*G*Z and Braque.
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.
The band also has a new mixtape planned.
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The Oblivion EP is out Sept. 8.
The members of Bastille have done the smartest thing possible to rouse up press: they cast a “Game of Thrones” star as the stand-in for the band.
Bastille were already spending a good chunk of their spring touring the U.S. and today (May 12), they’ve announced that they’ll be back for another U.S. victory lap in October, crossing the northeast, midwest and Canada.
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The track has Bastille frontman Dan Smith singing, “I fall into your arms again,” while playing keyboards before Haze joins him onstage to spit about using her voice as a weapon.