Red Hot + Dance

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Red Hot + Dance
Compilation album by Red Hot AIDS Benefit Series
(Various Artists)
Released July 7, 1992
Genre Dance
Length 65:44
Label Columbia
Producer The Basement Boys
Sly Dunbar
Robbie Shakespeare
George Michael
Todd Terry
David Morales
Young Disciples
Red Hot AIDS Benefit Series
(Various Artists) chronology
Red Hot + Blue
(1990)
Red Hot + Dance
(1992)
No Alternative
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Red Hot + Dance is an album produced by the Red Hot Organization, an organization dedicated to raising money and awareness to fight the onslaught of HIV/AIDS.

Pop star George Michael was instrumental in bringing the project to fruition and the album was notable for featuring three new songs by him. Originally intended for his aborted project Listen Without Prejudice Volume 2, the tracks were instead donated to this LP. Apart from "Too Funky", which was released as a charity single (along with a video featuring several "supermodels"), these tracks are exclusive to this album. George Michael later launched a legal action against record label Sony, citing their lack of support for this project as one of the reasons he no longer wished to work with them.

The album also included tracks by Madonna, Seal, Lisa Stansfield and Sly & the Family Stone, and was released by Epic (Sony) in the UK.

The album cover features artwork by Keith Haring.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Artist(s) Length
1. "Too Funky"   George Michael George Michael 5:36
2. "Do You Really Want to Know"   George Michael George Michael 4:48
3. "Happy"   George Michael George Michael 4:04
4. "Supernatural" (Original Arms House Mix) Stephen Bray / Madonna Madonna 5:39
5. "Crazy" (If I Was Trev Mix) Seal Henry Samuel / Seal / Guy Sigsworth Seal 5:44
6. "Set Adrift on Memory Bliss" (Richie Rich Mix) Attrell Cordes / Gary Kemp PM Dawn 5:17
7. "Change" (Metamorphisis Mix) Andy Morris / Lisa Stansfield Lisa Stansfield 5:16
8. "Apparently Nothing" (The Re-Rub) Carleen Anderson / Marco Nelson / Mark Alan Nelson Young Disciples 4:52
9. "Peace" (Nu-Mix) Sabrina Johnston Sabrina Johnston 5:41
10. "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" (Todds CD Mix) Sylvester "Sly Stone" Stewart Sly & the Family Stone 4:19
11. "Gypsy Woman" (Joey Negro's Mindmix) Neal Conway / Curtis Mayfield / Crystal Waters Crystal Waters 5:19
12. "Unbelievable" (The Hovering Feet Mix) James Atkin / Derry Brownson / Mark de Cloedt /Ian Dench / Zac Foley EMF 5:03
13. "Theme From Red Hot & Dance" (Gothic Mix) Amos Milburn tomandandy 4:06

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