Scarlett Johansson, Barry Manilow & Jimmy Kimmel Star In (RED) SHOPATHON Holiday Jingle
Celebrity| | By Jason Owen
In support of World AIDS Day, several big name stars have lent their talents to a new Holiday song to help raise awareness and money in the battle to end the AIDS epidemic.
From the (RED) campaign:
“In support of the (SHOPATHON)RED – a month long holiday shopping extravaganza launching on World AIDS Day, December 1 2015 – Scarlett Johansson stars alongside music legend, Barry Manilow, and Jimmy Kimmel, in the ‘(RED) Shopathon Holiday Jingle’.
“Written by Barry Manilow & Adam Schlesinger, the jingle is a playful piece with a serious message… and that’s that everyone, everywhere, can SHOP (RED) and SAVE LIVES this December!
“Watch Jimmy Kimmel Live on December 1st – World AIDS Day – and SHOP (RED) SAVE LIVES. ABC 11.35 ET / 10.35 CT.
“Every dollar raised the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will match it up to $20 MILLION.
“This December SHOP (RED) SAVE LIVES at THE (RED) SHOPATHON and fight AIDS:
“Over 100 products at http://gilt.com/red
“Over 15 incredible celebrity experiences from Bono, Snoop Dogg, Game of Thrones & more at http://omaze.com/red”
Watch the fun video below and try not to get the jingle stuck in your head.
The co-founder of the (RED) charity, U2’s Bono, is also helping to raise money this year by auctioning off a Central Park bike ride with the famed rocker.