Industry responds to Grenfell Tower fire

Following the tragic incident of the Grenfell Tower fire. Almost £3 million has been raised for victims in less than 48 hours. The UK music industry too is not staying behind in standing together for a cause.

Music mogul and philanthropist Simon Cowell brings stars together for Grenfell fundraiser song. Made in aid of those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire. It is a star-studded charity single that hosts big names performing in aid of the Grenfell Tower victims. Recently, big names arrived at Sarm Studios in Notting Hill, to record the track ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’.

Celebrity Packed Charity single

The names include the likes of Lily Allen andThe Who and Craig David. Also amoung the line up is James Arthur, Emeli Sande and Stormzy and Celine Dion. They are joined by Kelly Jones and Britain’s Got Talent winner Tokio Myers. The Voice UK Kids judge Pixie Lott and latest X Factor champion Matt Terry. The track ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’ is due for release soon. An American folk rock duo consisting of singer-songwriter Paul Simon and singer Art Garfunkel.

In 2010, Simon Cowell gathered a number of big artists from the music world like Mariah Carey and Rod Stewart as well as Susan Boyle. In order to record a single in aid of the earthquake in Haiti, as requested by then-Prime Minister Gordon Brown.

Gloria Khamkar
Written by Dana Miller, Head of Music News for GSGM

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