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Songs for the Philippines released on iTunes to aid disaster relief


songsforphilippinesApple has launched an album of songs globally on iTunes with proceeds to benefit the Philippines disaster relief effort.

Songs for the Philippines contains 39 tracks from international acclaimed artists including U2, Michael Buble, Bob Dylan, Madonna, Kylie Minogue and even The Beatles.

And each and every one of the artists have agreed to donate their royalties to the rebuilding efforts following the devastation of super typhoon Haiyan.

Priced at $16.99, Songs for the Philippines can be purchased for yourself or as gifted to others.

If buying as a gift for other, Apple is encouraging others to do the same and start a chain reaction of giving.

It’s easy to gift the album. Simply click on the arrow next to the album price and you’ll see a drop down menu appear.

The top choice on this list is Gift This Album.

Once you click that option choose the person you want to send the album too and, in the message area tell them to keep the chain going.

When you’ve finished you can also let the world know you’ve taken part by sharing the news on Facebook and Twitter.

You can access the album at and on

Here is the complete track listing:

Songs for the Philippines

1.     The Beatles – “Across The Universe”

2.     Bob Dylan – “Shelter From The Storm”

3.     Michael Bublé – “Have I Told You Lately That I Love You”

4.     U2 – “In A Little While”

5.     Bruno Mars – “Count On Me”

6.     Beyoncé – “I Was Here”

7.     Eminem – “Stan” (Live from BBC Radio 1)

8.     Cher – “Sirens”

9.     Adele – “Make You Feel My Love”

10.  Katy Perry – “Unconditionally” (Johnson Somerset Remix)

11.  One Direction – “Best Song Ever”

12.  Fun. – “Carry On”

13.  Lady Gaga – “Born This Way” (The Country Road version)

14.  Justin Timberlake – “Mirrors”

15.  Justin Bieber – “I Would”

16.  Alicia Keys – “New Day”

17.  Imagine Dragons – “30 Lives”

18.  Madonna – “Like A Prayer”

19.  P!nk – “Sober”

20.  Kylie Minogue – “I Believe In You”

21.  Enrique Iglesias – “Hero”

22.  Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Factory Of Faith”

23.  Linkin Park – “Roads Untraveled”

24.  Kings Of Leon – “Use Somebody”

25.  Muse – “Explorers”

26.  Lorde – “The Love Club”

27.  Josh Groban – “Brave”

28.  Kelly Clarkson – “Stronger”

29.  Paolo Nutini – “Simple Things”

30.  Ellie Goulding – “I Know You Care”

31.  James Blunt – “Carry You Home”

32.  Pitbull feat. Christina Aguilera – “Feel This Moment”

33.  Earth, Wind & Fire – “Sign On”

34.  Apl.De.App – “Going Out” feat Damian Leroy

35.  Sara Bareilles – “Brave”

36.  Jessica Sanchez – “Lead Me Home”

37.  Lily Allen – “Smile”

38.  The Fray – “Love Don’t Die”

39.  The Beatles – “Let It Be”

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