Songs For Japan Album Sells 500K Copies
The album dedicated to earthquake victims in Japan “Songs For Japan”, successfully moves 500,000 copies.
Eminem and Cee-Lo have successfully contributed to the beneficial musical project “Song for Japan”. The album, which in addition to the two artists among the participants also had Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, The Black Eyed Peas, U2, Bob Dylan, Sade, Mars Brown, Ne-Yo, Justin Bieber and Elton John, has collected more than 5 million U.S. dollars for victims of the earthquake / tsunami that devastated Japan.
Released digitally on March 25 and April 4 in the physical copy, “Songs for Japan” donates the proceeds and royalties from the project to the Japanese Red Cross Society.
The artists involved have become guarantors of the authenticity of the initiative and that all the money will go to those who need it.
Besides this, there is a controversy, a few weeks ago, it was announced that there would be a concert for Haiti relief in the Dominican Republic to help the earthquake victims, with performace from artists like Justin Timberlake, Jon Bon Jovi and Eminem, but the event turned out to be a scam.
Comeon people, where is this world leading us to?