Playing for Change

The Ben E. King classic Stand By Me performed by many street artists in different countries from Playing for Change: Peace Through Music.  This 5 minute video was posted on YouTube 6 months ago and currently has over 10 million views.  A great example of using music to collaborate globally.

YouTube description:

From the award-winning documentary, "Playing For Change: Peace Through Music", comes the first of many "songs around the world" being released independently.  Featured is a cover of the Ben E. King classic by musicians around the world adding their part to the song as it travelled the globe.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: