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On the 25th of October, the Association of Irish Musical Societies (AIMS) recorded Tim’s song When I Grow Up, from the Royal Shakespeare Company’s multi-award winning, Matilda The Musical, featuring Shane Filan and Grace Lee and a chorus of over two thousand.

The charity single will be released on Friday 27th November on iTunes, Google Play and all digital stores. There will be CDs available in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

The proceeds of the charity single will go to the The Children’s Medical Research Foundation, Crumlin and The Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children.

Here’s a little peek behind the scenes at the rehearsals, with an introduction by, RTÉ radio and television presenter, Ronan Collins:

The official music video will be released on the 20th November, with the single available for pre-order on that date too. There’s a little more information and background on the choice of the song here.

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MaryLou from NJ on 10th of November 2015

As a lover of choral singing and a former choir director, I loved hearing this large group making Tim Minchin’s “When I Grow Up” an anthem for helping children with medical challenges. Thank you for your generousity, Tim!

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