Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros have released a video for the song “Mother.” ES&TMZ’s Alex Ebert created the video as a tribute to mothers everywhere. The track is featured on the “Every Mother Counts 2012” compilation album. Released with Starbucks this month, the album also includes songs from Bono, Eddie Vedder, David Bowie, Coldplay, Lauryn Hill and many others. The CD is available for purchase at Starbucks locations and online at StarbucksStores.com.
Founded by Christy Turlington Burns, Every Mother Counts is an organization dedicated to reducing global maternity mortality. Every 90 seconds a woman dies from a complication related to pregnancy or childbirth. Every Mother Counts seeks to educate and raise awareness for the issue with the help of volunteers and donations that are used to build proper clinics for mothers in need. Learn more about how you can help at everymothercounts.org