(ANI): Simon Cowell's cover version of R.E.M.'s 1992 classic
'Everybody Hurts" in aid of Haiti is set to become Britain"s
biggest-selling single in a decade. The star-studded track,
featuring the vocals of Kylie Minogue, Leona Lewis and Robbie
Williams, is expected to sell well over a million copies within
All the money raised will go to the Helping Haiti Fund. Online
outlets like HMV, Amazon and Play claimed that pre-orders went into
'meltdown" after the song was heard for the first time.
“We"re getting record levels of pre-orders for Everybody Hurts.
It is well on course to become a million seller, easily the biggest
selling single for a decade," the Daily Star quoted HMV"s Gennaro
Castaldo as saying.