The Music for UNICEF Concert: A Gift of Song (Bee Gees, ABBA) Vinyl-New $59.99


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The Music for UNICEF Concert: A Gift of Song was a benefit concert of popular musicheld in the United Nations General Assembly in New York City on January 9, 1979. It was intended to raise money for UNICEF world hunger programs and to mark the beginning of the International Year of the Child. The concert was videotaped and broadcast the following day on NBC in the U.S. and around the world. The moderator was David Frost, with Gilda Radner and Henry Winkler also introducing some of the performers. Henry Fonda made a short appearance. Each performer signed a large parchment declaring support for UNICEF’s goals.

A recording of the concert was released on an LP on Polydor Records several weeks later, with the performances in a different running order.
Video: Abba – Chiquitita (Unicef Concert 1979)


A1 Earth, Wind & Fire September / That’s The Way Of The World

Written-by [September] – A. McKay*A. Willis*M. White*
Written-by [That’s The Way Of The World] – C. Stepney*M. White*V. White*
A2 Andy Gibb I Go For You

Narrator [Intro] – Bee Gees
Written-By – A. Gibb*
A3 Donna Summer Mimi’s Song

Written-By – D. Summer*V. Weber*
A4 Andy Gibb & Olivia Newton-John Rest Your Love On Me

Narrator [Intro] – David Frost
Written-By – B. Gibb*
A5 ABBA Chiquitita

Narrator [Intro] – Gilda Radner
Written-By – B. Ulvaeus, B. Andersson*
B1 Rod Stewart Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?

Narrator [Intro] – Henry Winkler
Written-By – C. Appice*R. Stewart*
B2 Olivia Newton-John The Key

Narrator [Intro] – David Frost
Written-By – S. Sinclair*
B3 John Denver Rhymes & Reasons

Written-By – J. Denver*
B4 Kris Kristofferson & Rita Coolidge Fallen Angels

Written-By – K. Kristofferson*M. Utley*R. Coolidge*S. Burton*
B5 Bee Gees Too Much Heaven

Narrator [Intro] – David Frost
Written-By – R., B., & M. Gibb*

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Weight 14 oz
Dimensions 13 × 13 × 1 in