Justin Bieber 'humbled' by teaming up with NHS choir in bid for Christmas number one

Justin Bieber 'humbled' by teaming up with NHS choir in bid for Christmas number one

12/14/2020 8:18:00 AM

Justin Bieber 'humbled' by teaming up with NHS choir in bid for Christmas number one

The Lewisham and Greenwich choir have added their voices to a special version of the Canadian singer's track Holy.

He said:"It's great to be reunited with the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS choir, as we share a fun bit of UK chart history together."Especially in these difficult times, I'm humbled to team up with them for a charity single that will benefit NHS workers on the frontlines of this pandemic and pay tribute to their unbelievable dedication."

Choir member and midwife Lizzie Farrant, 39, who was redeployed during the COVID-19 pandemic to help with staff shortages, said:"What a year it has been. We talk about the Christmas number one all of the time."It's given us so much. And whenever we talk about the Christmas number one, Justin Bieber is never far from our lips. They are synonymous with each other."

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He could have got out of his f*cking pyjamas at least No thanks There must have been a Covid amnesty to allow them time off from the wards that are overflowing Are they singing for all the grannies they killed? Who’s gonna buy that 😂😂😂😂 Booooooooo 🍅🍅🍅🍅🍅 All the more reason to download this next week

I thought they were to busy to sing 🎶 Have we not sufferd enough? Should have done one for all those patients that were missed because of lockdown and the fact the NHS didn't want to know.

Can’t wait for that ! Justin Bieber music is shite, even if you play it in rewind, it sounds shite 😂 He's a talented lad with a massive fan base. This will be great for those NHS charities, so fair play to him.

NHS to pilot blood test that could detect early signs of more than 50 types of cancer He said:"It's great to be reunited with the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS choir, as we share a fun bit of UK chart history together. "Especially in these difficult times, I'm humbled to team up with them for a charity single that will benefit NHS workers on the frontlines of this pandemic and pay tribute to their unbelievable dedication." Choir member and midwife Lizzie Farrant, 39, who was redeployed during the COVID-19 pandemic to help with staff shortages, said:"What a year it has been. We talk about the Christmas number one all of the time. "It's given us so much. And whenever we talk about the Christmas number one, Justin Bieber is never far from our lips. They are synonymous with each other." She added it was"really fantastic" when Bieber got in touch to say:"I would really like to do this collaboration and share this with you". Image: The Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir performed at Glastonbury in 2016 Ms Farrant said she recalled meeting Bieber after he flew to London to hand them their chart award, and described him as"very welcoming and so supportive of us as healthcare professionals". She added:"He was really supportive of us as an entity and what we do." The unlikely partnership began in 2015 when Bieber's hit single Love Yourself and the choir's A Bridge Over You went head-to-head for the Christmas number one. Bieber told his then 80 million Twitter followers to"do the right thing" and help the choir reach the top of the singles chart. so for 1 week it's ok not to be #1. Let's do the right thing & help them win. It's Christmas.