Today In Black History: March 7, 1985 Columbia Records Released ‘We Are The World’

Today in 1985, Columbia records released “We Are The World”. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. The song was the fastest selling pop single in history. It sold 800 units within 3 days of its released. “We Are The World”, is also the first single to ever go multi-platinum.

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