More than 20 artists have come together to pay a beautiful tribute towards Orlando titled ‘Hands’. Britney Spears, Selena Gomez, Meghan Trainor, Jennifer Lopez, Halsey and a tonne more worked on this track produced by Justin Tranter, the man behind Bieber’s ‘Sorry’, and the result is touching.
Tranter spoke about how the single came about, he said, “The second I heard about this horrible tragedy where so many of my LGBTQ brothers and sisters lost their lives, I immediately got on a plane to Orlando. Putting this charity single together is just a way for me and everyone involved to keep volunteering our help.”
On the recording process, Tranter says, “We assigned everybody what we thought would be the best part for their voice, “And we asked them all to sing an additional part, just in case. But everybody got it done in time so we ended up with extra vocals.”
‘Hands’ also includes vocals from Mary J. Blige, Jason Derulo, Tyler Glenn, Imagine Dragons, Juanes, Mary Lambert, Kacey Musgraves, MNEK, Alex Newell, P!nk, Prince Royce, Nate Ruess, RuPaul, Ty Herndon, Troye Sivan, Jussie Smollett and the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles.
The track is available on iTunes and all proceeds with go to victim’s families for medical care counseling and education.