Performed by Simon & Garfunkel
"The Sound of Silence", originally "The Sounds of Silence", is a song by music duo Simon & Garfunkel. The song hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the week ending January 1, 1966, leading the duo to reunite and hastily record their second album.
Performed by Louis Armstrong
"What a Wonderful World" is a pop ballad. It was first recorded by Louis Armstrong and released in 1967 as a single, which topped the pop charts in the United Kingdom. Armstrong's recording was inducted in the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999.
Performed by Laurneá
"Universal Love" is the sixth album by recording artist Laurneá. The title track "Universal Love" is featured on the album. Prior to her debut solo project in 1997, Laurneá was a member of three groups: Voicestra, Loose Ends, and Arrested Development.
Performed by Stop the Violence Movement
Stop the Violence Movement was formed by rapper KRS-One in 1987. He assembled many contemporary East Coast hip-hop rap stars of the time to record a song about anti-violence. The product of the session was the chart-topping song "Self Destruction."
Performed by Shanice
"Our Friend, Martin" is a 1999 direct-to-video animated children's educational film about Martin Luther King, Jr. The song "Peace in the World", performed by Shanice, is featured on the film's soundtrack, as well as her album "Inner Child".
Performed by P!nk
"What About Us" is a song by singer and songwriter P!nk. It topped charts in Australia, Latvia, the Netherlands, Poland, Scotland, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Switzerland. The song is nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards.