In episode 8F11 of , "", when Bart pretends to be stuck down a well, Krusty, along with the help of and other celebrities, organises a , "We're Sending Our Love Down The Well", with distinct similarities to "" and 's ""• The group has formed on three occasions, each time from the most successful British, Irish, Belgian and American performers of the time, to record the same song at the same time of year.
One can have great concern for the people of Ethiopia, but it's another thing to inflict daily torture on the people of Great Britain.
, of , was the first to record his vocal, while a section sung by was deemed unusable, and replaced with section comprising , , and.
"One Year On" can also be found in transcript form in a booklet which was included in the DVD set of Live Aid, the first disc of which features the BBC news report, as well as the Band Aid video.
Band Aid's exploits were parodied in an episode of , where famous celebrities gather together for 'Bend Aid', a Live Aid-style event designed to help broken robots, and for 'Chef Aid'.
The following morning, Geldof appeared on the Radio 1 breakfast show with , to promote the record further and promise that every penny would go to the cause.