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Live Aid made and broke careers, attempted to bypass governments in aiding famine-relief.... and helped to canonise Bob Geldof.
Radio 1 has gone back to the master recordings to remix them for today's five-hour celebration of the first and arguably the best global benefit concert. With performances from David Bowie ,
Queen and U2, and a chance to hear from those on stage and behind the scenes.
Next Saturday BBC2 will also be going back ten years, reshowing highlights of the Live Aid concert.


Bob Geldof.
David Bowie

BBC Radio 1 England

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