Jay-Z, Bono, The Edge, and Rihanna offer Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour) Version 1.0
As telethons go, Hope for Haiti made the right emotional connections urging us all to donate money for the people in need on the devastated island.
Actors and artists provided 2 hours of music, messages, and optimism beamed across multiple TV networks.
I’m sure you have your favorite moments.
Jennifer Hudson’s version of “Let It Be” was touching. John Legend’s choice of Richie Havens “Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child” was ironically chilling.
According to iTunes, 100% of proceeds from the sale of the album Hope for Haiti Now and any of its individual live performance tracks will go to the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund, Oxfam America, Partners in Health, Red Cross, UNICEF, United Nations World Food Program, and Yele Haiti Foundation.
Here are the tracks:
- “Send Me An Angel” - Alicia Keys
- “A Message 2010” - Coldplay
- “We Shall Overcome” - Bruce Springsteen
- “A Time To Love/Bridge Over Troubled Water” - Stevie Wonder
- “I’ll Stand By You” - Shakira featuring The Roots
- “Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child” - John Legend
- “Hard Times Come Again No More” - Mary J. Blige featuring The Roots
- “Breathless” - Taylor Swift
- “Lift Me Up” - Christina Aguilera
- “Driven To Tears” - Sting
- “Halo” - Beyonce’
- “Like A Prayer” - Madonna
- “Hallelujah” - Justin Timberlake featuring Charlie Sexton
- “Let It Be” - Jennifer Hudson featuring The Roots
- “Many Rivers To Cross” - Emeline Michel
- “Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour) live version” - Jay-Z, Bono, The Edge & Rihanna
- “Alone and Forsaken” - Dave Matthews & Neil Young
- “Rivers of Babylon/Yele” - Wyclef Jean
- “Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour) version 1.0” - Jay-Z, Bono, The Edge & Rihanna
- “Lean On Me” - Sheryl Crow, Kid Rock & Keith Urban
A special shout out to Mary J. Blige for taking us to church!
Listen to 60 seconds of “Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour)” Version 1.0, featuring Jay-Z, Bono, The Edge, and Rihanna.
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