USA For Africa ‎– We Are The World

Columbia ‎– US7-04839
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single, Styrene, Carrollton Pressing

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A USA For Africa We Are The World
Conductor [Conducted By] – Quincy JonesEngineer – Humberto Gatica, John GuessProducer [Associate] – Tom BahlerWritten-By – L. Richie*, M. Jackson*
B Quincy Jones Grace
Arranged By, Composed By – Jeremy Lubbock, Quincy JonesWritten-By – J. Lubbock*, Q. Jones*

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Carrollton pressing variation with "for" in lowercase on A side title
Mastered at Precision Lacquer.

Jeffrey Osborne appears courtesy of A&M Records, Inc.
Dionne Warwick appears courtesy of Arista Records
Bette Midler appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
Michael Boddicker appears courtesy of Boddifications
Tina Turner & Louis Johnson appear courtesy of Capitol Records
Bob Geldof appears courtesy of CBS Reocrds/PolyGram Records Ltd.
Huey Lewis & The News appears courtesy of Chrysalis Records
Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Kenny Loggins, Willie Nelson, Steve Perry, & Bruce Springsteen appear courtesy of Columbia Records
Lindsey Buckingham appears courtesy of Elektra/Asylum Records
Kim Carnes appears courtesy of EMI-America
Jackie Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Michael Jackson, Randy Jackson, & Tito Jackson appear courtesy of Epic Records
Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, & Stevie Wonder appear courtesy of Motown Record Corp.
Paulinho da Costa appears courtesy of Pablo Records
The Pointer Sisters & Greg Phillinganes appear courtesy of Planet Records
Cyndi Lauper appears courtesy of Portrait Records
La Toya Jackson appears courtesy of Private I Records
James Ingram & Quincy Jones appear courtesy of Qwest Records
Hall & Oates, Waylon Jennings, Kenny Rodgers & Diana Ross appear courtesy of RCA Records
Michael Omartian appears courtesy of Sparrow Records
Al Jarreau, John Robinson, Sheila E. & Paul Simon appear courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.

Track A © 1985 & published by Mijac Music (BMI) & Brockman Music (ASCAP)
Track B © 1984 Quincy Jones & published by YellowBrick Road Music (ASCAP) & Neropup/HollySongs (BMI) & administered by Shankman / DeBlasio

Track A ℗1985 United Support of Artists for Africa
Track B ℗ 1984 CBS Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7464-04839-7
  • Barcode (Scanned): 074640483974
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): ZSS 173351
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): ZSS 173352
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched, Variant 1): ZSS-173351-1AK ⁀⁀ ⁀⁀ G1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched, Variant 1): ZSS-173352-1H G1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched, Variant 2): ZSS-173351-1AC G1 B6
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched, Variant 2): ZSS-173352-1AB G3
  • Pressing Plant ID (Runouts): G1

Other Versions (5 of 53) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
US2-05179 USA For Africa We Are The World(12", Single, Pit) Columbia US2-05179 US 1985 Sell This Version
A 6112 USA For Africa We Are The World(7", Single) CBS A 6112 Portugal 1985 Sell This Version
CSA 1015 USA For Africa We Are The World(12", Single) CBS/Sony CSA 1015 Hong Kong 1985 Sell This Version
US2-05179 USA For Africa We Are The World(12", Single, Car) Columbia US2-05179 US 1985 Sell This Version
HMBR 1067 USA For Africa We Are The World(DVD-V, NTSC + CD, Single) Happinet HMBR 1067 Japan 2010 Sell This Version