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April 24, 2020

This Foo Fighters “Times Like These” mix is Everything we need Right Now.

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“It’s times like these you learn to live again, it’s times like these you give and give again.”

This delightful Home Live Lounge cover of Foo Fighters’ “Times Like These” was recorded and filmed by artists from their own homes, and is just what we could use right now.

Among the biggest music artists collaborating are Chris Martin of Coldplay, Dua Lipa, Sean Paul, Ellie Goulding, the Foo Fighters, and many more.

And after you’re done with this video, watch Khalid’s cover of “Fast Car” by Tracy Chapman to complete your listening adventure: Khalid’s cover of “Fast Car” is Painfully Beautiful.

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To download the single and donate to charities supporting the vulnerable during the COVID-19 crisis, visit: bbc.co.uk/stayhomelivelounge

The BBC has released Times Like These (BBC Radio 1 Stay Home Live Lounge) as a single, with UK proceeds to be combined with any funds raised by The Big Night In. These funds will be split equally between BBC Children in Need and Comic Relief to provide essential support to vulnerable people of all ages and backgrounds across the UK who will be significantly impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. International proceeds will go towards the WHO’s COVID-19-Solidarity Response Fund.”


Relephant Reads for this Moment: 

How to Enjoy Life Amidst the Coronavirus Fear: Your Go-To Guide from Books to Podcasts & Wellness Practices.
The Metta of Mask-Wearing.
What if the Coronavirus is the Ultimate Pause & Reset Button?

What I wish I had known when I first got COVID-19. 
Stop Romanticizing Lockdown—It’s a Mental Health Crisis in the Making.



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