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Anniversary of a Sucessful And Star-Studded Benefit

Written by Chief Editor.

Tomorrow will make it 35 years since Prince Charles and Princess Diana officially opened Live Aid at London's Wembley Stadium. 

 
The brainchild of Bob Geldof, the worldwide concert raised over $125 million for famine relief in Africa. Performances were also held at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia.
 
Among the participants were Elton; Queen; David Bowie; Mick Jagger; Sade; Bryan Ferry; Bryan Adams; Nik Kershaw; Tom Petty; Bob Dylan; Sting; and a reunited Led Zeppelin.
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