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KEEP D CHANGE

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band aid 30 no...NOT AGAIN

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3 years ago by Keep D Change in Entertainment > Music

Don't get me wrong I got nothing against the charity appeal Im all for that, but please not again the same old same song. It was no good 30 years back and its no good and dated today. Bin it & write sommin new I say.

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TimothyDiaz

Hey why the hate at least somebody's doing something the choice is either nothing or a song that will raise a few bob to help the victims good on them.

3 years ago by TimothyDiaz

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Nicole C

Just give to Ebola & avoid the song, though you won't be able to if you head to the shops or the starbucks :)

3 years ago by Nicole C

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BENJAMIN

IM SO SURE ITS GOING TO BE HEAL THE WORLD INSTEAD OF FEED THE WORLD.

3 years ago by BENJAMIN

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BENJAMIN

(WHAT DID I SAY? SHONUFF)

3 years ago by BENJAMIN

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M.  Hughes

The song will need more of a re-write than that. The fact that it was written in 1984 hardly serves as an excuse for the archaic and condescending attitudes veiled by the Christmas rhymes. Kindly, try these rhymes on for size:

'But say a prayer, Pray for the other ones'
'Well tonight thank God it's them instead of you'
'And there won't be snow in Africa this Christmas time'
'Where nothing ever grows'
'No rain nor rivers flow'
'Do they know it's Christmas time at all?'

One needs not elaborate on the compassion-coated patronising rhetoric, it speaks for itself.

3 years ago by M. Hughes

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BENJAMIN

COME ON THAT WAS 30 YRS AGO BEFORE ANY OF US WAS BORN

3 years ago by BENJAMIN

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Rahul  N.

That line Bono said he really loathed - Thank God it's them instead of you. Now been replaced with tonight we're reaching out & touching you.

3 years ago by Rahul N.

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Felipe

It is still better than We are the world

3 years ago by Felipe

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Rahul  N.

No it's not. We are the world was way better.

3 years ago by Rahul N.

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Selena  Roberts

Adele's snubbed it apparently. Wonder why

3 years ago by Selena Roberts

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Debbie Anderson

We love to have a moan, I do too. Spoiled millionaires doing charity for a bit of extra exposure etc... But if we're having a moan and our alternative is: nothing, then what are we really moaning about?

3 years ago by Debbie Anderson

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Br0dude

Nobody's having a moan. Go back to bed, mum.

3 years ago by Br0dude

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Rahul  N.

Funny to see those youtubers there..why are they there?

3 years ago by Rahul N.

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James Ellis

least they could've done is t write a new song yea?

3 years ago by James Ellis

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Sagalicious


Bob Geldof is so funny. With a straight face he says bollocks twice on sky news.

3 years ago by Sagalicious

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Keep D Change

Bob is very good at playing the lad next door but it's an act by now. It was very obvious he was dissing adele the other day, and now he's pretending that he was fine with all that. And this here, well..he might bother to give an argument because a child can see that there's some sense to the criticism.

3 years ago by Keep D Change

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Selena  Roberts

Bob is bob and that's why he's bob

3 years ago by Selena Roberts

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The Oracle

I downloaded it. Very close to the old one really, with a little bit of X-factor thrown in.

3 years ago by The Oracle

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Tracey Howell

Who has actually bought this song?.....it'sd only a 0.99 download, who knows you might do some good with it....

3 years ago by Tracey Howell

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Iam LmnOP

Think about it like this: this helps One Direction, Paloma Faith and Sam Smith fans to donate, and I don't think some would otherwise. Do you get so upset when somebody stands on the street collecting?

3 years ago by Iam LmnOP

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Sagalicious

I like it. Good on Sinead O'Connor for speaking up.

3 years ago by Sagalicious

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Br0dude

She sings on it aftr all wht u xpct :D

3 years ago by Br0dude

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Peng

A lot of people do plenty pontificating about this. Whether these singers pay taxes, or enough taxes is a question for the inland revenue to worry about. Some people are good at playing judge and jury but they only have what the biased press reports. If a few people do a bit for charity, so what?? It could speed up a cure. Even the original live aid had lost lasting positive effects ivy raising awareness and building facilities.
Nobody will say it is a great song (expect for Midge Ure or whatever is his name), even Bob Geldof admits that part. I don't think that's the point. If I download it, I don't have to play it :)

3 years ago by Peng

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Nicole C

Or just give to the Ebola effort on your own initiative.

3 years ago by Nicole C

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Selena  Roberts

I thought something i thought id never see: a group were singing Do they know its Christmas? on the street and they were getting booed. I felt sorry for the confused choir :)

3 years ago by Selena Roberts

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Niti C

They could've known honestly. They don't read papers?

3 years ago by Niti C

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