ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 30, 1985
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(Studio) British rock stars recalled recording "Do They Know It's Christmas?" last year, under name of Band Aid, as fund-raising effort for Ethiopian famine victims; amount raised so far noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Hollywood, California) Similar effort of United States singers, under direction of Quincy Jones, featured; record "We Are the World" mentioned result. Films shown. [JONES - praises singers' lack of ego over project.] United States of America for Africa reported releasing song, written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, in March. [Kenny ROGERS - praises endeavor.] [British project organization Bob GELDOF - describes his tour of Sudan.] Shakespeare quoted.
REPORTER: Judd Rose
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