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Broadway Stars Record 'What the World Needs Now Is Love' to Benefit Orlando

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It's the only thing that there's just too little of....

Some of Broadway's brightest stars came together last week to record a cover of Burt Bacharach and Hal David's classic "What the World Needs Now Is Love" as a benefit single to honor the victims of Orlando massacre at Pulse nightclub.

Broadway for Orlando features a who's who of the Great White Way including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Audra McDonald, Whoopi Goldberg, Carole King, Gloria Estefan, Fran Drescher, Rosie O'Donnell, Sean Hayes, Nathan Lane, Bernadette Peters, Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Kelli O'Hara, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Billy Porter, B.D. Wong and marriage equality champion Edie Windsor.

Many of the stars will perform the song on Maya and Marty on NBC Tuesday at 10pm ET.

The single is available for purchase starting today at Broadway Records with 100% of the proceeds benefiting the GLBT Community Center of Central Florida. Check out the recording session below:

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