Red Hot is a not-for-profit production company that has produced over 16 albums and dedicated more than 10 million dollars to worthy organizations, causes and pro-social projects around the world. Our mission is to raise awareness and money to fight AIDS/HIV and related health and social issues.
In 2010, donations from the proceeds of its latest album alone surpassed $1 million mark—with funds going to benefit: Partners In Health, Casey House, Citta, Camp AmeriKids, Out Youth, Housing Works, AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, A Loving Spoonful, San Francisco AIDS Foundation, Old Town Clinic run by Central City Concern, After Hours, Nebraska AIDS Project, Advocates for Youth, PSI Youth, UK THT / Crusaid, Breakthrough Cincinnati, the Clinton Health Access Initiative, and Bronx AIDS Services.
Interested in getting involved? Red Hot is always looking for qualified interns, guest bloggers, and volunteers. Send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org to get started!
Red Hot’s albums all have a theme affiliated with AIDS. Not only do all the proceeds go towards the fight against AIDS, but each album is inspired by an artist who has been affected by AIDS. For example, Red Hot + Riot and Red Hot + Fela were both tributes to Fela Kuti who died of AIDS. With…Read More +
There has been a lot of recent buzz on Demi Lovato after releasing her album DEMI last May and having not one but two huge tours in 2014. In the past month Demi has hosted both the Los Angeles and the NYC Gay Pride Parades, released her new music video to “Really Don’t Care” (which was…Read More +
Sunday, December 1st marks the 25th Anniversary of World AIDS Day. The World Health Organization’s World AIDS Day theme from 2011-2015 is “Getting to zero: Zero new HIV infections. Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS-related deaths.” So, what can you do on December 1st to help reach this global goal? 1. Get tested. A person who is…Read More +
David Byrne of the Talking Heads will hold a benefit show next week for Typhoon Haiyan relief. The show will take place on November 25th at Terminal 5 in New York and will essentially be a concert version of the Off-Broadway rock musical Here Lies Love that Byrne produced with Fatboy Slim earlier in the…Read More +
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Take a trip through the Black Power movement of the ’60s and ’70s, depicted through the lens of the era’s Swedish journalists. It sounds like an odd premise for a historical documentary, however filmmaker Göran Hugo Olsson managed to dig up massive amounts of old 16mm footage, adding commentary from civil rights icons and…Read More +
Listen, I totally get it. There are so many cool events, musical and otherwise, happening in New York on any given day that one can easily become confused and insecure in their party-going decisions. LUCKILY, that won’t be an issue for any of us tomorrow because Wednesday, July 24th is the premiere of Red Hot…Read More +
Do you have 67 minutes to spare? Today, the world celebrates the 95th birthday of former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela. A Johannesburg-based foundation named after Mandela and numerous other groups have asked people to volunteer 67 minutes to charity to match what they say are the 67 years that Mandela served his community….Read More +