To celebrate our 20th Anniversary we’ve released an album with Parlophone Records that brings together some of the best tracks from our five albums – including the legendary ‘HELP’ one from 1995 , which raised £1.5million. Subsequent releases have featured the hottest names in music and raised not only funds, but profile, for our vital work.
War Child 20: The Best Of will be released as a digital album only on 18 February.
With all proceeds of the sale coming directly to War Child, the album tracks have been selected to show the diversity and quality of all the artists who have supported us for the last two decades.
To further commemorate our 20th anniversary, long time supporters Muse are giving away a free track to fans. Over six minutes long, the track starts with Muse’s take on the classic ‘House Of The Rising Sun’ before turning into an explosive version of ‘Time Is Running Out’.
1. Come Together: Smokin’ Mojo Filters (McCartney, Weller, Gallagher)
2. Lucky: Radiohead
3. Fade Away: Oasis
4. Mourning Air: Portishead
5. Fake The Aroma: Massive Attack
6. Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head: Manic Street Preachers
7. Shipbuilding: Suede
8. Miss Sarajevo: Passengers (U2 and Pavarotti)
9. House Of The Rising Sun: Muse
10. Ghost Town: The Prodigy
11. Calico Skies: Paul McCartney
12. Everyone Says Hi (Metro Mix): David Bowie
13. Vietnam: New Order
14. How You See The World No.2: Coldplay
15. Hong Kong: Gorillaz
16. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road: Keane
17. Transmission: Hot Chip
18. Leopard-Skin-Pill-Box-Hat: Beck
19. Straight To Hell: Lily Allen (ft. Mick Jones)
20. Running To Stand Still: Elbow