We Are The World 25 For Haiti - Official Video

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  • Published on Feb 13, 2010
  • Recorded on February 1st, 2010, in the same studio as the original 25 years earlier (Henson Recording Studios, formerly A&M Recording Studios) "We Are The World 25 For Haiti", in which Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie serve as executive producers and producers, was created in collaboration with executive producers Wyclef Jean, Randy Phillips and Peter Tortorici; producers Humberto Gattica and RedOne; and co-producers Rickey Minor, Mervyn Warren and Patti Austin to benefit the Haitian earthquake relief efforts and the rebuilding of Haiti.

    Academy Award-winning writer-director Paul Haggis (Crash, Million Dollar Baby), whose own personal efforts as well as those of Artists for Peace and Justice have already saved countless lives in Haiti, filmed the private recording session to create the accompanying video and behind-the-scenes production, and serves as Film Director and as an Executive Producer with Jones, Richie, Jean, Phillips and Tortorici.

    The 25th Anniversary recording features over 80 artists and performers. The recording of We Are The World 25 For Haiti embodied the same enthusiasm, sense of purpose and generosity as the original recording 25 years ago. Every one of the artists who participated, regardless of genre or generation, walked into the room with their hearts and souls completely open to coming together to help the people of Haiti.
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  • La toñita💟
    La toñita💟 3 years ago +2608

    biurifull

  • Rodrigo Nogueira
    Rodrigo Nogueira 4 years ago +2923

    é fera tmb. mas nem chega perto do Usa for Africa
    mas Parabens

  • Dogirlsworld
    Dogirlsworld 4 years ago +6364

    My school quoir Is gonna sing this song at a assembly on Friday

  • iAye Risi
    iAye Risi 4 years ago +8030

    We listened to this in music class and when Justin B came on we all were like NUUUU lol

  • Radoslaw Przylucki
    Radoslaw Przylucki 4 years ago +1154

    cudeńko:)

  • freestreetpumper
    freestreetpumper 6 years ago +451

    i admit it to, but look at him in the backround!!

  • SuperEesie
    SuperEesie 6 years ago +1942

    I wonder what T-Pains real voice sounds like O.O

  • Andreas Christensen
    Andreas Christensen 6 years ago +3900

    It's sad how much autotune they've used..

  • Jacf10ah
    Jacf10ah 6 years ago +1927

    23,955 are heartless people. like if you cried during this video

  • Carolina .Relva
    Carolina .Relva 6 years ago +1665

    Enrique Iglesias ♥

  • Stefanie Just
    Stefanie Just 6 years ago +1686

    miley cyrus♥

  • Stefanie Just
    Stefanie Just 6 years ago +850

    justin bieber♥

  • Tiarra J.
    Tiarra J. 6 years ago +2349

    Sang this song as the last song of 8th grade, I had 3 parts, 1 of which was a solo for Michael Jacksons famous part. I was nervous out of my mind but so honored. I love this song. R.I.P Michael Jackson.

  • Bryant.th
    Bryant.th 6 years ago +921

    My best part 5:50..:D xD

  • Bryant.th
    Bryant.th 6 years ago +1145

    I glad that J.Bebier just sang for a little...not the whole song...

  • will miller
    will miller 6 years ago +466

    i love how vince vaugn isnt a singer lol and hes in there hes outta place a li lbit lol

  • Crippling Dahpreshun
    Crippling Dahpreshun 6 years ago +4369

    ''we are the childre-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-ennnn''

  • Mary251986able
    Mary251986able 6 years ago +1659

    while seeing and listening to this video cant help my tears from falling seeing those people and kids ... :(

  • Mary251986able
    Mary251986able 6 years ago +673

    love this song...

  • Joey Stoltz
    Joey Stoltz 6 years ago +598

    "artists of all ages"-BEIBER

  • GroberUnfug
    GroberUnfug 6 years ago +422

    WRITING WITH CAPSLOCK IS SO COOL

  • ClovenBow2620
    ClovenBow2620 6 years ago +472

    That's humans for ya

  • Alper Sanik
    Alper Sanik 6 years ago +41

    gut wern dkkkk

  • Adam Pantola
    Adam Pantola 6 years ago +1664

    I don't expect this to happen, but if these singers practiced what they preached, they can scavenge a measly $50,000 each and donate to Haiti. Some like Wyclef and Sandra Bullock did donate millions, but when you have $20,000,000 in the bank, what's 1/4 of 1 percent?

  • gianni asante
    gianni asante 6 years ago +1294

    I started crying

  • Mackenzie Mangan
    Mackenzie Mangan 6 years ago +912

    To everyone sayin there din this for money this was a non profit event.and they chose to sing this they didn't have to

  • Joe Scuccimarra
    Joe Scuccimarra 6 years ago +658

    Who can tell me all names of these singers? In order please

  • MrSnuggypums
    MrSnuggypums 6 years ago +696

    kinda funny that almost all of them are mainstream artists doing this to get publicity and more fame, they sing about helping the people and afterwards they go home to their million dollar houses and dont give a fuck about the people of the world.

  • Rouven Wagener
    Rouven Wagener 6 years ago +41

    4 mehr nach 6 stunden

  • Zenki Kanji
    Zenki Kanji 6 years ago +167

    Still Watching in 2012 Thumbs Up

  • Rakan
    Rakan 6 years ago +427

    We are the World ! " WE ARE THE CHILDREN " !

  • Alee DXB
    Alee DXB 6 years ago +461

    I was getting heebie-jeebies listening to this song.....its so good

  • ehis119
    ehis119 6 years ago +609

    wyclef jean :) he his awesome

  • ehis119
    ehis119 6 years ago +381

    you dont know what you are talking abouuuut... he his among the most respected black musicians on earth .. his name is WYCLEF JEAN... listen to any of his songs and remake ur statement :)

  • Irina Marinova
    Irina Marinova 6 years ago +104

    why i cry this is wonderfull

  • Tweety211
    Tweety211 6 years ago +1584

    At first I heard the original version and then I listened to that ... the beginning: Lionel Richie vs. Justin Bieber ... I laughed so hard XD

  • CzarnaMamba1996
    CzarnaMamba1996 6 years ago +1607

    i prefer original version.

  • glicerinaldehid
    glicerinaldehid 6 years ago +529

    I think the man at 3:15 ruins this song !

  • Tamara T
    Tamara T 6 years ago +467

    23 948 peoples havent got a heart

  • Dũng Nguyễn Anh
    Dũng Nguyễn Anh 6 years ago +29

    clike "share" do it..please!

  • Mike Naiha
    Mike Naiha 6 years ago +3440

    I love Celine's part!!!

  • Joey Ethel
    Joey Ethel 6 years ago +366

    waiting the 23,948 needs help and can't get help..

  • diana rickesn
    diana rickesn 6 years ago +16

    I am 419,126th

  • Elian S
    Elian S 6 years ago +20

    But we are 419123 who care about it and about them ;D

  • Christian Bell
    Christian Bell 6 years ago +63

    23,948 are idiots

  • Liz Wisler
    Liz Wisler 6 years ago +82

    it should be you and i not you and me.
    sorry, this stuff annoys me

  • SGStop
    SGStop 6 years ago +594

    Queens of illuminati are not in this video- Rihanna, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga. Kings of illuminati not in this video either- Eminem, Chris Brown, Drake and practically every other rapper.

  • chris knowles
    chris knowles 6 years ago +18

    ok

  • irsyad basir
    irsyad basir 6 years ago +105

    5:51 to 6:28 sonds like thelonelyisland...

  • Billy nur
    Billy nur 6 years ago +11

    ok

  • Daxua Ulti gank tem
    Daxua Ulti gank tem 6 years ago +32

    23,947 people don't care about the world

  • 111 23
    111 23 6 years ago +88

    Disliked for ultimate hypocrisy.

  • 111 23
    111 23 6 years ago +356

    Lol, what a bunch of hypocrites.

  • Italiafutbol10
    Italiafutbol10 6 years ago +615

    Do you even understand that because Justin Bieber was in this video they raised a whole hella lot more money because of him..

  • Miss Milly
    Miss Milly 6 years ago +1003

    I may not be the original but I liked it... it gave me the chills!

  • HarryHoover
    HarryHoover 6 years ago +22

    It's you and I*

  • AJ AJ
    AJ AJ 6 years ago +197

    Why are the kardashians in this?

  • Katherine Williams
    Katherine Williams 6 years ago +6

    I think So.

  • deathbysunrise66
    deathbysunrise66 6 years ago +883

    This may be the first song the Kanye hasn't used a sample to.

  • Kenn Tillado
    Kenn Tillado 6 years ago +1000

    HOLY SHIT!!! is that Carlos Santana?! at 4:48?!

  • Lisa M
    Lisa M 6 years ago +1431

    This is awesome! Way to honor and carry out Michael's initiative.

  • topcityres
    topcityres 6 years ago +75

    Well I hope they all feel better about being rich, while the rest of the world is in chaos.

  • mariella thompson
    mariella thompson 6 years ago +141

    aaww..this is so heart touching... and my best friend is from haiti.. so happy to see so many song stars came together to do summin like this for a country dat fell..love really sweet

  • Leanna Robinson
    Leanna Robinson 6 years ago +335

    enrique iglesias is an ANGEL! -3

  • fapperstillgonnafap
    fapperstillgonnafap 6 years ago +6

    and you need to learn how to spell, kid.

  • Jason Sug
    Jason Sug 6 years ago +1624

    adam levine is soooo amazing

  • TheTolgor
    TheTolgor 6 years ago +916

    poorest invention = autotune

  • Drew Jones
    Drew Jones 6 years ago +67

    thanks illuminati for killin michael .

  • JaMarcus Jacobs
    JaMarcus Jacobs 6 years ago +462

    I JUST KNOW LIL WAYNE WAS NOT TRYIN TO SING!!!

  • Chelsey Hawks
    Chelsey Hawks 6 years ago +1714

    p!nk!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Shana Hernandez
    Shana Hernandez 6 years ago +4081

    i get chills every time i hear michael sing his part

  • Easystunting Andre
    Easystunting Andre 6 years ago +51

    wyclef jean i think

  • feltetteluvtomfelton
    feltetteluvtomfelton 6 years ago +2534

    hands down the best vocals in this are Michael

  • ehis119
    ehis119 6 years ago +8

    23,942 do not understand english and they thought the song is against HAITI and they all disliked the song...

  • ehis119
    ehis119 6 years ago +349

    his name is called WYCLEF JEAN... im so happy you asked for his name... any time i listen to this song i listen more at minute 3:15 ... because he his fantastic :)

  • jennifer pérez v.
    jennifer pérez v. 6 years ago +1007

    I dont Like JB,But this is a song for a help!! We love you and miss You R.I.P Michael Jackson!!♥♥

  • ThePerfectTool12
    ThePerfectTool12 6 years ago +363

    Whatever man they cant top USA for Africa version. Where the artist could actually sing no matter what genre of music they came from. I feel bad for the folks viewing this video.

  • Aristalex09
    Aristalex09 6 years ago +47

    Can you tell me the name of the singer at minute 3:15? Thank you

  • balenouttacontrol
    balenouttacontrol 6 years ago +193

    lil wayne :O so cool

  • The Odd Ones
    The Odd Ones 6 years ago +223

    Grow up a little bit i don't like JB but this is a song for love and peace grow the hell up -_-

  • Francesco Manfredi
    Francesco Manfredi 6 years ago +35

    justina has a female voice, and...OH GOD WHY?? LYONEL RICHIE come here and kill justin..

  • John Wong
    John Wong 6 years ago +142

    to be onest i hate justin bieber but i dont care about him in this video i only care about the peoples thats hurt i just wish i was helping those people in haiti

  • Marcelinho Batera
    Marcelinho Batera 6 years ago +13

    oh god why? -_-

  • maria alejandra barrios icaza

    justinnn i love you

  • zbigniew piuetruch
    zbigniew piuetruch 6 years ago +4

    prawie kazdego ew polsce stac zeby dac te glupie 50 zl na Haiti pomozmy im zeby mogli godnie zyc

  • GryllsAutumn
    GryllsAutumn 6 years ago +20

    0:52, * And give anything, as we have* first let me see that check you handed to them of 20 million dollar. then imma join in to with my 20 bucks.

  • 2prize
    2prize 6 years ago +41

    this is.. awful

  • zbigniew piuetruch
    zbigniew piuetruch 6 years ago +18

    piekna powtorka tego co kiedys zrobil Michale Jackson & Lionel Richie piekne nagranie super artysci poprostu cos super 1000 %

  • Tamara Hamdah
    Tamara Hamdah 6 years ago +7

    Who's the guy at 4:29/4:30?

  • Seanpaul Wood
    Seanpaul Wood 6 years ago +41

    Honestly you wouldn't help people dying in a disaster just because of a singer? Pull yourself together and grow up!

  • Mackenzie Mangan
    Mackenzie Mangan 6 years ago +8

    Jb..my mistake .auto correct

  • Tengo Satrudinovi
    Tengo Satrudinovi 6 years ago +390

    Wheres eminem?

  • Hedvaz Vojtick
    Hedvaz Vojtick 6 years ago +21

    I love this video.. !!

  • Maureen van Munster
    Maureen van Munster 6 years ago +2601

    R.I.P Micheal, we miss you!

  • lovenyen7
    lovenyen7 6 years ago +678

    ADAM

  • Marcos César
    Marcos César 6 years ago +46

    em cada minuto que você atualiza a página novas pessoas comentam o video... incrivel nunca vi nada igual! (português)
    every minute that you refresh the page new people comment on the video ... amazing never seen anything like it! (english)
    cada minuto que se actualiza la página nueva gente comentar sobre el video ... increíble nunca había visto nada igual! (español)

  • Dardan Meshi
    Dardan Meshi 6 years ago +8

    Listening on 2012 every time i listen this song i cry :')

  • Berlins Calix
    Berlins Calix 6 years ago +2068

    I liked the video and the song!! But Michael even though sang in the past was still the best...

  • hulkansen
    hulkansen 6 years ago +2653

    Michael Jackson died in 25 June 2009, And this video was made in 2010 so yes he was. R.I.P King of Pop :)

  • DarkxEMP
    DarkxEMP 6 years ago +3

    or dint he want to be in the group sing