Hillsborough disc unveiling

Liverpool's wall of number one hits is to get a new addition. The Hillsborough charity single will be unveiled later as the 57th chart topper from the city. It was the Christmas number one, raising cash for the families fight for justice.

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Hillsborough charity single commemorated with plaque

The Hillsborough charity single will be commemorated on a Wall of Fame in Liverpool today.

Last year's Christmas number one, the single raised money for the Hillsborough Disaster families, selling 269,000 copies.

Members of The Justice Collective Credit: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Celebs like Sir Paul McCartney, Mel C, and Robbie Williams formed part of the Justice Collective, backed by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

The single He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother featured stars from the world of sport and comedy including Kenny Dalglish, Peter Reid and John Bishop.

A bronze disc will be unveiled today on Mathew Street, commemorating every number one single by an artist born in the city.

Charity single on wall of fame

Stars who joined the recording of the Hillsborough hit single Credit: PA Images

Liverpool's wall of number one hits is to get a new addition. The Hillsborough charity single will be unveiled on Mathew Street later as the 57th chart topper from the city. It was the Christmas number one, raising cash for the families fight for justice.

Musicians and campaigners will gather outside the Cavern Club to see the bronze disc join the likes of The Beatles, Gerry and the Pacemakers, Ken Dodd, Cilla Black, Frankie Goes to Hollywood and Mel C.

The song, produced by Guy Chambers, has sold 400,000 copies, earning it a gold disc, with every penny going to a fund to assist the families.After the unveiling a celebration party will be held inside The Cavern.

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