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Band Aid 30 and UK Pop Stars Fight Ebola Spreading in West Africa

In an effort to raise money for charity, specifically for Ebola treatment and prevention in West Africa, an enormous number of UK-based singers came together as Band Aid 30 to record a Christmas-themed single. Artists such as the members of One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Rita Ora, Sam Smith, Cold Play's Chris Martin, Bastille, U2's Bono, Seal and Ellie Goulding among others re-recorded 'Do They Know It's Christmas?' Sir Bob Geldof premiered the song and music video during UK's The X-Factor. Like the original 1984 version, the video integrates horrific scenes from West Africa.

Donations can be made to Band Aid 30 online. All proceeds from this multi-celeb starring sing-along will also go to fight Ebola's spread.