Peace through Music: A Global Event for Social Justice took place in December 2020, hosted on the Playing for Change social media channels.
The event was part of the activities to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations and supported the full protection and promotion of human rights for all.
Numerous musicians participated, including Aloe Blacc, Angélique Kidjo, Annie Lennox, Becky G, Brandi Carlile with Mike McCready of Pearl Jam, Carlos Santana and Cindy Blackman Santana, Gabi Melim, Gary Clark Jr, Jack Johnson, Jim James, Keb ' Mo ', Keith Richards, Mavis Staples, Nathaniel Rateliff, Rhiannon Giddens, Ringo Starr, Robbie Robertson, Robert Randolph, Run The Jewels with Josh Homme, Sheila E., Skip Marley and Cedella Marley, The War and Treaty, Yo-Yo Ma and other.
A new version of 'Biko' premiered as part of the event and saw Peter perform alongside Angélique Kidjo, Silkroad's Yo-Yo Ma and bass legend Meshell Ndegeocello, as well as more than 25 musicians from seven countries.
The video stand-alone is now available for review in support of the Playing For Change Foundation.
It is called "¡RELEASED! The Human Rights Concerts 1988: Human Rights Now!" Peter Gabriel's 2CD Digipak.
In 2013 there were several releases of the Amnesty International "Human Rights Now" concerts. Later also a complete box of 6 DVDs.
Time the double CD with a 1988 recording is reissued and released in a new digipak on February 12th with the title ¡Released! 1988: Human Rights Now! ".
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This is the concert in Buenos Aires, Argentina on October 15, 1988, in which Peter Gabriel has performed with Tracy Chapman, Sting, Youssou N'Dour and Bruce Springsteen.
01 Youssou N'Dour - N'Dobine
02 Youssou N'Dour - Deugeu (The Truth)
03 Tracy Chapman - Across The Lines
04 Tracy Chapman - Why?
05 Tracy Chapman - Freedom Now
06 Tracy Chapman - Talkin '' bout A Revolution
07 Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
08 Peter Gabriel / Youssou N'Dour - In Your Eyes
09 Peter Gabriel - Biko
01 Sting - Don't Stand So Close To Me
02 Sting - They Dance Alone
03 Sting & Bruce Springsteen - Every Breath You Take
04 Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band - Born In The USA
05 Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band - I'm On Fire
06 Bruce Springsteen & Sting (with The E-Street Band) - The River
07 Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band - Raise Your Hand
08 Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band - Twist And Shout / La Ramba
09 Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Peter Gabriel, Youssou N'Dour & Tracy Chapman - Chimes Of Freedom
10 Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Peter Gabriel, Youssou N'Dour & Tracy Chapman - Get Up Stand Up
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