Historic charity single ‘We Are The World’ to get an ‘American Idol’ encore


Stars of American Idol will include alumni Fantasia, Jordin Sparks, Katharine McPhee We Are The World, the celebrity-packed 1985 charity single, is getting an encore this weekend, courtesy of the stars of American Idol. Idol judges Lionel Richie, who co-wrote the song with the late Michael Jackson, Katy Perry and country singer Luke Bryan will perform it on Sunday alongside former stars and winners of the television talent show, broadcaster ABC said on Friday.