Entertainment Robbie Williams joins Grenfell charity single line-up as Simon Cowell confirms release date

16:46  19 june  2017
16:46  19 june  2017 Source:   International Business Times

Robbie Williams records for Grenfell Tower charity single

  Robbie Williams records for Grenfell Tower charity single Robbie Williams has recorded vocals for the Grenfell Tower charity single, set up by Simon Cowell.Robbie Williams has recorded vocals for the Grenfell Tower charity single.

Other musicians confirmed to appear on the charity cover, include Robbie Williams , Paloma Faith, Ella Eyre, Tulisa Contostavlos and Skepta. Celine Dion joins the star-studded guest list on Simon Cowell 's charity single for the Grenfell Tower victims.

Celine Dion is among the line - up for Simon Cowell 's Grenfell Tower single . The singer joins the likes of Emeli Sande, Robbie Williams , Liam Payne and The Who on the record, it has been claimed.

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Robbie Williams has been added to the star-studded line-up of Simon Cowell's charity single for the Grenfell Tower fire.

Reportedly due to the ever-growing guest list, Cowell's orchestrated cover of Simon And Garfunkel's Bridge Over Troubled Water will be released on Wednesday 21 June at 8am. It was initially expected to arrive on Monday 19 June.

Confirming the news, Good Morning Britain journalist Philippa Tomson tweeted: "Robbie Williams, Emeli Sande. Some of the stars recording the Artists For Grenfell single. Released on Wed. More on @gmb MON." The reporter claims to have heard the song and said it is "sounding incredible".

Robbie Williams records for Grenfell Tower charity single

  Robbie Williams records for Grenfell Tower charity single Robbie Williams has recorded vocals for the Grenfell Tower charity single, set up by Simon Cowell.Robbie Williams has recorded vocals for the Grenfell Tower charity single.

Sign up . Simon Cowell has said that watching “chilling” footage from the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire moved him to add his support by releasing a charity single . Making calls tonight. — Simon Cowell (@ SimonCowell ) June 15, 2017.

Stormzy, Robbie Williams and Gareth Malone join forces for Simon Cowell ’s Grenfell Tower charity single . Plenty of famous faces come together for the Bridge Over Troubled Water cover which will be released on Wednesday.

It comes after several stars were seen arriving at the Sarm recording studios in Notting Hill, west London, nearby to where the blaze at Grenfell Tower took place on 13 June.

Rita Ora led the way with the likes of Leona Lewis, James Blunt, Roger Daltrey, Craig David, Pixie Lott, Stormzy, Westlife's Shane Filan, Gregory Porter and Emeli Sande, following behind. Other musicians confirmed to appear on the charity cover, include Paloma Faith, Ella Eyre, Tulisa Contostavlos and Skepta.

Speculation is rife that One Direction will reunite on the ballad with Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne confirmed to appear. Band members Harry Styles and Niall Horan are yet to announce their involvement but a source told The Sun that if all four singers appear on the charity song, it would be as solo acts rather than the group.

Simon Cowell announces charity single release date

  Simon Cowell announces charity single release date Simon Cowell has announced the Grenfell Tower charity single will be released at 8am in the UK on Wednesday (21.06.17). The music mogul organised the recording of the single - which is a cover of Simon and Garfunkel's hit single 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' - last week after seeing footage of the devastating fire that engulfed the 27-storey block of flats in London, leaving over 70 people dead.

Big names including Liam Payne, Stormzy and The Who will all feature on charity single as Simon Cowell admits to being emotionally haunted by tragic scenes. THE UK’s biggest music stars have joined forces to raise money for the Grenfell Tower victims.

If true, they will be joining the likes of Rita Ora, Robbie Williams , Louisa Johnson, James Arthur, Emeli Sande, Craig Thirty people have been confirmed dead in the fire with a further 28 missing presumed dead. Louisa Johnson's 'honoured' to work on Simon Cowell 's Grenfell Tower charity single .

Led by choir singer Gareth Malone, around 300 locals from north Kensington, some of whom are said to be survivors of the tower block fire, have also joined the celebrity line-up.

Prime Minister Theresa May has agreed to waive the VAT on the single release, with profits going towards victims of the tragedy, which has claimed at least 58 lives so far. Announcing his plans for the charity single, Cowell tweeted: "I am watching the footage of the Grenfell Tower fire in London. Heartbreaking. We hope to confirm a record tomorrow which will raise some money for the many people affected by this tragedy. Making calls tonight."

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Liam Payne and The Who to lead Grenfell Tower charity single .
Simon Cowell has reportedly recruited One Direction star Liam Payne and The Who for his new charity single to benefit the victims of the Grenfell Tower blaze tragedy. Lily Allen, Emeli Sande, Stormzy, Craig David, and James Arthur will also be among the all-stars involved in the fundraiser.

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