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From Gal Gadot to a rapping Jamie Oliver: a brief history of the worst celebrity attempts to “make a difference” through song

As Gal Gadot's merry band of quarantined superstars are (rightly) mocked for their cover of "Imagine," Chris Lochery remembers other off-key superstar sing-a-longs

By Chris Lochery  

Gal Gadot's "Imagine" singalong was rightly mocked. But she's not the first celebrity to try to make a difference through music... Photo: YouTube/Prospect composite

If they weren’t all so attractive, rich and pampered, you could almost feel sorry for celebrities at a time like this.

So much of a celebrity’s life is spent being sincerely asked for their opinions on issues of global importance that, when a serious international crisis actually starts to unfold, it must come as an awful shock to discover that suddenly nobody has any time…

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