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- Art Direction – John Coulter
- Artwork [Assisted By] – Trish Talbot
- Conductor, Producer – Quincy Jones
- Coordinator [Album] – Laurel Altman
- Executive-Producer – Ken Kragen
- Other ["usa For Africa" Title] – Wendy Garfield-Ferris
- Other [Accounting Services] – Ann Short, John Rigney, Len Freedman
- Other [Assistant] – Michael Branch
- Other [Editorial] – Samuel Graham
- Other [Legal Services] – Jay Cooper, Ronnie June Dashev
- Other [Makeup (Merchandising Section)] – Jane Galli
- Other [Model (Merchandising Section)] – Angela Nicoletti, Robyn Harvey, Scot Wells
- Other [Public Information] – Harriet Sternberg
- Photography By [Additional Photography] – Henry Diltz, Ken Lei Chung, Sam Emerson
- Photography By [Front Cover Photo] – Harry Benson (2)
- Photography By [Merchandising Section] – Ken Lei Chung
- Written-By – Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson
℗ 1985 United Support of Artists for Africa
Manufactured and distributed by CBS Records Canada Ltd.
Catalog# on J-Card: BENT-40043
Catalog# on Cassette: BENT 40043
"We Are The World" mastered by Bernie Grundman at Bernie Grundman Mastering. (C) 1985 Mijac Music (BMI) and Brockman Music (ASCAP). (P) 1985 United Support of Artists for Africa.
"If Only For The Moment, Girl" recorded at Record One, Los Angeles, CA. AMS Courtesy of Livingstone Audio. (C) 1985 Random Notes (ASCAP) and Street Talk Tunes (ASCAP). (P) 1985 CBS Inc.
"Just A Little Closer" recorded and mixed at Studio 55, Los Angeles, CA. (C) 1984 MCA Music, a Div. of MCA, Inc. (ASCAP)/Music Corp. of America, Inc. (BMI). (P) 1985 Planet Records.
"Trapped" recorded live at the Meadowlands, August 6, 1984. Recorded by Toby Scott on the Record Plant (L.A.) remote truck. Assisted by David Bianco, Jim Scott and the Crew. Mixed by Thom Panunzio at Clover Recorders, Los Angeles, CA. (C) 1972 Island Music (BMI). (P) 1985 Bruce Springsteen.
"Tears Are Not Enough" recorded at Manta Sound, Toronto, and Little Mountain Sound Studios, Vancouver. (C) 1985 Foster Frees Music, Inc. (BMI)/Adams Communications, Inc. (BMI)/Calypso Toonz (PROC)/Irving Music, Inc. (BMI). (P) 1985 Northern Lights for Africa Society
"4 The Tears In Your Eyes" recorded at Record Plant, New York, and Black Truck, New Orleans. (C) 1985 Controversy Music (ASCAP). (P) 1985 Warner Bros. Records, Inc.
"Good For Nothing" recorded and mixed at Lion Share Studios, Los Angeles, CA. (C) 1985 Security Hogg Music (ASCAP), Fin de Siecle Musique (ASCAP) and Foster Frees Music, Inc. (BMI). ℗ 1985 Warner Bros. Records, Inc.
"Total Control" recorded at Sunset Sound Studios, Los Angeles, CA. (C) 1979 Frettssongs/Clean Sheets Music (BMI). (P) 1985 Capitol Records Inc.
"A Little More Love" recorded at Lion Share Studios and Sunset Sound, Los Angeles, CA. Mixed by Joe Bogan at Lion Share Studios. (C) 1984 Debdave Music Inc. (BMI)/Briarpatch Music Inc. (BMI)/Good Sport Music (ASCAP)/Montage Music Inc. (ASCAP). (P) 1985 RCA Records
"Trouble In Paradise" recorded live in San Francisco on February 21, 1985. Recorded by Biff Dawes on the Westwood One remote truck. (C) 1979 Hulex Music, Inc. (ASCAP). (P) 1985 Chrysalis Records.
Legal services: Jay Cooper, Ronnie June Dashev, Cooper, Epstein & Hurewitz. Accounting services: Len Freedman, John Rigney and Ann Short, Jess S. Morgan & Company. Photo prints: Hecht Custom Photo. Typesetting: Hs Enough Typographers, Inc. Stats: G2 Graphic Service, Inc. Retouching: Wild & Associates. USA for Africa logo design: Michael Manoogian Logo Design. Color separations: Color Inc.
Kim Mitchell appears courtesy of Alert Records/PolyGram Records Ltd; Bryan Adams, Veronique Beliveau, Paul Hyde and Jeffrey Osborne appear courtesy of A&M Records, Inc.; Corey Hart appears courtesy of Aquarius Records/Capitol Records; Ian Thomas appears courtesy of Anthem Records/Capitol Records; Jeff Lorber and Dionne Warwick appear courtesy of Arista Records; Bette Midler appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.; Michael Boddicker appears courtesy of Bodifications; Tom Cochrane, Dalbello, Louis Johnson, Frank Mills, Anne Murray, Bruce Murray, Tina Turner and Zappacosta appear courtesy of Capitol Records; Liona Boyd appears courtesy of CBS Records; Bob Geldof appears courtesy of CBS Records/PolyGram Records Ltd.; Huey Lewis & The News appear courtesy of Chrysalis Records; Paul Dean, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Doug Johnson, Kenny Loggins, Willie Nelson, Steve Perry, Mike Reno and Bruce Springsteen appear courtesy of Columbia Records; Martha Johnson and Lorraine Segator appear courtesy of Current Records/RCA Records; Bob Magnusson appears courtesy of Discovery/Trend Records; Jane Siberry appears courtesy of Duke Street Records/WEA International, Inc.; Lindsey Buckingham appears courtesy of Elektra/Asylum Records; Mark Holmes, Jackie Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Michael Jackson, Randy Jackson and Tito Jackson appear courtesy of Epic Records; Joni Mitchell and Neil Young appear courtesy of Geffen Records/WEA International, Inc.; Bruce Cockburn appears courtesy of Gold Mountain Records; Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder appear courtesy of Motown Record Corporation; Paulinho da Costa and Oscar Peterson appear courtesy of Pablo Records; The Pointer Sisters and Greg Phillinganes appear courtesy of Planet Records; Geddy Lee and Baron Longfellow appear courtesy of PolyGram Records Ltd.; Cyndi Lauper and Aldo Nova appear courtesy of Portrait Records; La Toya Jackson appears courtesy of Private I Records; James Ingram and Quincy Jones appear courtesy of Qwest Records; Hall & Oates, Waylon Jennings, Kenny Rogers and Diana Ross appear courtesy of RCA Records; Gordon Deppe and Claude Dubois appear courtesy of Ready Records; Robert Charlebois appears courtesy of Solution Records; Michael Omartian appears courtesy of Sparrow Records; Carroll Baker appears courtesy of Tembo Records; Murray McLauchlan and Carole Pope appear courtesy of True North Records; Chicago, Sheila E., Al Jarreau, Prince & The Revolution, John Robinson and Paul Simon appear courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.; Gordon Lightfoot appears courtesy of WEA International, Inc.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 0 61213 40043 04
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|USA 40043||Various||We Are The World (LP, Album)||Columbia||USA 40043||US||1985||Sell This Version|
|16622||Various||We Are The World (Cass, Album)||Discos CBS||16622||Brazil||1985||Sell This Version|
|28AP 3020||USA For Africa||We Are The World (LP, Album, Gat)||CBS/Sony||28AP 3020||Japan||1985||Sell This Version|
|CYA 1055||Usa For Africa||We Are The World (LP, Album, Gat)||CBS/Sony||CYA 1055||Hong Kong||1985||Sell This Version|
|1579||Various||We Are The World (Cass, Album, Unofficial)||Peacock (4)||1579||Thailand||Unknown||Sell This Version|