Various Artists Red Hot + Rio 2
Release Date: June 28, 2011
Label: eOne Music
The Red Hot Organization and Entertainment One Music establish a new partnership to produce Red Hot + Rio 2, a contemporary take on the late 60's Brazilian Tropicalia movement. The album sheds new light to the songs of this influential, politically charged era which changed the culture forever and continues to act as a beacon to countless creative and alternative musicians around the world.
34 tracks, 2 CDS, wonderful packaging featuring artists like John Legend, Bebel Gilberto, David Byrne, Beirut and so many more. As with all Red Hot projects proceeds from Rio 2 will benefit HIV/AIDS related charities.