One of the best attempts by the music world to do something about socio-political issues. Forty nine artists (including Miles Davies, Dylan, Springsteen, Gabriel, U2, Lou Reed, Keith Richards, and Africa Bambaataa) organised by Springsteen side-kick Steven van Zandt and producer Arthur Baker as ‘Artists United Against Apartheid’, pledge they won’t play in Sun City, a luxury resort in South Africa, in support of the UN cultural boycott condemning apartheid (in 1985 apartheid was still in place). 110 more words