unity is an eclectic album that brings together some of the world's biggest superstars of the moment: lenny kravitz, sting, destiny's child, avril lavigne, tarkan, kadin al sahir, among others.
having as fundamental line conducting harmony and peace, most of the 16 tracks that make up the album alignment are collaborations between artists: duets like earth wind & fire and roots manuva, moby and public enemy, alice cooper and xzibit, wayne wonder and neneh cherry, tiziano ferro and jamelia, macy gray and keziah jones. and our mariza with sting in "a thousand years," from the brand new day album of 1999.
such as Olympic games, unity brings together different races, cultures and religions in an environment of friendship, camaraderie and peace. all artists of unity expect through this record to be able to raise awareness of the world for peace.
at the same time with this edition, emi music will give at least $180,000 for the unicef HIV/AIDS program in Africa south of the Sahara desert.
in total will be three official albums of the Olympic games of athenas 2004: unity, harmony and phos. all distributed by emi music in the summer. harmony is the official classical music album of the Olympic Games atenas 2004 and phos the official Greek album of the Olympic Games atenas 2004.
"the unity album is much more than a simple collection of songs. is a message that calls for participation, friendship and peace," says Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki, president of athena 2004.
"We are delighted to have emi support the Olympic games atenas 2004. while the Olympic flame travels around the world to, for the first time, complete a true torch relay, this album invites people from around the world to join this historic homecoming Olympic games. "
Knockin' On Heaven's Door
By Your Side
A Thousand Years
All The Way
Eyes On The Prize
We Want Peace
Pass The Flame - The Official Torch Relay Theme
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Brazil, Canada, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Russian Federation, United States of America, Europe
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