Green Day's Good Idol 'Karma'
May 24, 2007 at 1:02 PM (PT)
REPRISE artists GREEN DAY performed JOHN LENNON's "Working Class Hero" on the AMERICAN IDOL finale last night, raising the profile of AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL's efforts to help the desperate situation in DARFUR.
"Working Class Hero" is from the album "Instant Karma: The Campaign To Save Darfur," which will be in stores JUNE 12. The rights to the songs have been donated by YOKO ONO, in keeping with her late husband's lifetime pursuit of world peace.
The song is receiving significalt multi-format support, with SIRIUS (HITS 1 and ALT NATION), KROX, WCHZ, WROX, KUCD, WWBN and WAVF leading the way. For more info on the campaign, go to www.instantkarma.org.