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VIDEO GALLERY: A Celebration Of Live Aid

Today (July 13th) marks the 31st anniversary of Live Aid.  The legendary benefit show, which took place at Wembley Stadium in London and JFK Stadium in Philadelphia, helped raise more than $125 million for African famine relief efforts and was broadcast live in 110 countries and was watched by over a billion people worldwide.  Here are some of our favorite performances from that historic day.

U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday / Bad (Live Aid 1985) HD DVD Quality

Over the last three decades the world has become accustomed to the dramatic onstage flair of U2 frontman Bono, who masterfully understands the emotional heft that can be communicated by just the right gesture. That was the case on July 13, 1985 when the group took the stage of Wembley Stadium in London for the African poverty fundraiser Live Aid.

Queen -Live Aid Wembley-13 July 1985-Complete

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Tina Turner & Mick Jagger Live AID 1985

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(1985) Live Aid / David Bowie

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THE WHO Wembley Stadium (Live Aid 1985)

The Who playing at Wembley Stadium for Live Aid in 1985. Songs : 'Love Reign O'er Me', 'Won't Get Fooled Again'

Elton John w/Kiki Dee & George Michael - '85 Live Aid - Medley

Bennie and the Jets 0:00 Rocket Man 4:45 I've Got the Music In Me 9:31 Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me 13:38

Paul McCartney at Live Aid 1985 (original) DVD HQ

Paul McCartney at Live Aid 1985 (original) DVD HQ Let it Be Lennon/McCartney) When I find myself in times of trouble Mother Mary comes to me Speaking words of wisdom, let it be. And in my hour of darkness She is standing right in front of me Speaking words of wisdom, let it be.

REO Speedwagon ☮ Roll With The Changes (Highest Quality)

PLEASE SUBSCRIBE! Here you will find some of the highest quality streaming Live Aid clips on the internet! Live Aid was a NON PROFIT concert, and these videos are collected FROM fans, FOR fans. They are NOT my videos I do NOT own them. I respect the Live Aid Foundation and BBC.

Bryan Adams - Summer Of '69 (MTV - Live Aid 7/13/1985)

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George Thorogood & Bo Diddley - Who Do You Love? (Live Aid 7/13/1985)

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The Pretenders - Middle Of The Road (Live Aid 7/13/1985)

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Eric Clapton & Phil Collins - Layla (Live Aid 1985)

1.000.000 !!! What do you do when you get lonely? And nobody's waiting by your side? You been running and hiding much too long. You know it's just your foolish pride. [Chorus:] Layla, you've got me on my knees. Layla, I'm begging, darling please. Layla, darling won't you ease my worried mind.

 

 

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter who never leaves home without her iPod, because to her, there’s something very comforting about carrying around every piece of music she’s ever owned in her life.