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Lot #5: Historic ''USA for Africa'' Poster Signed by 24 Musical Artists From the 1985 Charity Single ''We Are The World'' -- Including Bruce Springsteen & Michael Jackson


USA for Africa poster signed by 24 of its altruistic all-star members, plus a fingerprint by Stevie Wonder. The super-group was assembled to record the single ''We Are The World'' to raise funds for famine relief in Ethiopia. The song soared as the first single ever to reach multi-platinum in sales. Large poster is signed by Harry Belafonte as co-creator of the project and by performers Bruce Springsteen (who rarely signed), Michael Jackson, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder (with fingerprint), Diana Ross, Dionne Warwick, Kenny Rogers, Smokey Robinson, Lionel Richie, Steve Perry, Jeffrey Osborne, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Huey Lewis, Quincy Jones, Anita Pointer, Ruth Pointer, Marlon Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Johnny Colla, Sheila E., Kim Carnes, Dan Aykroyd and Lindsey Buckingham. Signatures, mostly rendered in felt tip, appear in different colors - black, red, blue, light blue, brown and pink. White poster with black logo measures 20'' x 24''. Light creasing, otherwise near fine. Comes with an 8.5'' x 11'' document on USA for Africa letterhead listing the performers, with those who signed this poster highlighted.
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