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Bob Geldof: 'We have to sell three times more copies'

Demand for the new Band Aid single in support of the Ebola crisis in west Africa has been "vast", the organiser Bob Geldof has revealed.

The musician and campaigner admitted he had been a bit nervous but said the response had been extraordinary.

Speaking to the Today programme's Sarah Montague on the day of the single's release, Mr Geldof said the challenges were different from those he faced when the original single was released in 1984.

First broadcast 17 November 2014.

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