Kenny Dalglish, Paul McCartney and Alan Hansen are among the cast of stars of Justice Collective singing on the Hillsborough charity single: He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother.
They are joined by Robbie Williams, Gerry Marsden, Melanie C, Paloma Faith and Shane MacGowan in the bid to raise vital cash for the families continuing to fight for justice for the 96 Liverpool fans who lost their lives in the 1989.
Liverpudlian Guy Chambers, who is producing the charity single, hopes the single can raise £1million – if it reaches the No 1 spot after official release on December 17. Reports the Dailymail
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The Story Of The New Hillsborough Single
Sir Paul McCartney, Robbie Williams, former Spice Girl Mel C and Gerry Marsden are among the star line-up on a charity single supporting the Hillsborough campaign.
The cover of The Hollies’ 1969 hit He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother is favourite to be Christmas number one.
The song had its first play in Liverpool in front of families of victims of the 1989 disaster. Colin Paterson reports.