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Michael Jackson: We Are the World Meaning

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We Are the World Lyrics

"We're The World (USA For Africa)"

There comes a time when we heed a certain call
When the world must come together as one
There are people dying
And it's time to lend a hand to life
The greatest gift of all

We can't go on pretending...

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    anonymous
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    May 1st, 2013 5:30pm report


    this song talks about the famine in africa in the mid 80's, this song was entirely written by micheal jackson and Lionel Richie. We are the world was sang by popular artists in the 80's and it was origonally created as a foundraising to bring money to feed people in Africa who were suffering from famine. They raised over $60 millon with this song.



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    anonymous
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    Jan 13th, 2013 1:50pm report


    The song wad meant for the unfortunate and homeless people in Africa. Michael wrote most of the song with Lionel Richie. Many popular singers in the 80's (the time when it was released) sang the song such as Diana Ross and Stevie Wonder. It was about how the world and its countries are different but there are times that we need to come together and help each other as much as we can and every little bit helps.



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    anonymous
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    May 30th, 5:50pm report


    It tell us we should not be selfish and show the world love when they really need it.



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    anonymous
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    May 9th, 5:32am report


    This is like the people coming together and they help each other out and the people who are struggling right now.



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    anonymous
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    Oct 16th, 2016 10:05am report


    We are the World is song written by MichaelJackson and Lionel Richie which comes under the genre pop,gospel.It is a charity single(release of a song for a specific charitable cause) originally recorded by the supergroup (a music group comprising famous musicians or other celebrities which is formed to raise funds or awareness for charity or causes and which is usually together only for a single album) United Support of Artists (USA) for Africa in 1985.



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    anonymous
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    Jan 22nd, 2016 1:08pm report


    It is a song about how we should come together to change the world.



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    anonymous
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    Nov 24th, 2014 11:25pm report


    Well, nice song... It means with togethers help we can help other people..



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    anonymous
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    Nov 18th, 2014 11:13pm report


    Yolo

    This interpretation has been marked as poor. view anyway


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    anonymous
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    May 1st, 2013 5:08am report


    its a good song about the world and helping



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    anonymous
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    Jan 15th, 2012 1:49pm report


    This song means that if u want to make the world brighter, u have to start giving..




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