Stolen Moments: Red Hot + Cool

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Red Hot + Cool
Various - Stolen Moments - Red Hot + Cool.jpg
Compilation album by
ReleasedOctober 25, 1994
GenreJazz, R&B, hip-hop, jazz rap
Length98:19
LabelGRP
ProducerGuru
Donald Byrd
Ski
Pigale Boom Bass
Jimmy Jay
Joe Nicolo
Michael Franti
David Gamson
Butterfly
Lester Bowie
Wah Wah Watson
A.G. Gillis
United Future
Ayumi Obinata
LA Jay
The Pharcyde
The Grand Negaz
Jean-Paul 'Bluey' Maunick
DJ Smash
Geoff Wilkinson
Mel Simpson
Gary Katz
Chris Champion
Eric Sadler
Red Hot AIDS Benefit Series
(Various Artists) chronology
Red Hot + Country
(1994)
Red Hot + Cool
(1994)
Red Hot + Bothered
(1995)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Stolen Moments: Red Hot + Cool is a compilation album in the Red Hot AIDS Benefit Series with performers from jazz, pop, rock, and rap.[2] "Stolen Moments" is a jazz standard composed by Oliver Nelson in 1961.

Background[edit]

This album was one of the first to examine the impact of AIDS in the African American community. The release included liner notes by Professor Cornell West.[2] An accompanying documentary film was broadcast on PBS. Time magazine named it album of the year in 1994.[3] The album also received positive reviews from Entertainment Weekly[4] and the Los Angeles Times.[5]

Track listing[edit]

Disc one[edit]

  1. "Time Is Moving On" – Donald Byrd, Guru, Ronny Jordan – 2:58
  2. "Un Ange En Danger" – Ron Carter, MC Solaar – 3:49
  3. "Positive" – Michael Franti, Spearhead – 4:29
  4. "Nocturnal Sunshine" – Herbie Hancock, Meshell Ndegeocello – 6:04
  5. "Flyin' High in the Brooklyn Sky" – Lester Bowie, Digable Planets, Wah Wah Watson – 6:33
  6. "Stolen Moments" – United Future Organization – 5:23
  7. "The Rubbers Song" – The Pharcyde – 4:08
  8. "Proceed II" – Roy Ayers, The Roots – 5:52
  9. "Trouble Don't Last Always" – Carleen Anderson, Incognito, Ramsey Lewis – 6:38
  10. "Rent Strike 9" – Groove Collective, Bernie Worrell – 5:27
  11. "The Scream" – Joshua Redman, Tony Rémy, Us3 – 6:01
  12. "This Is Madness" – Umar Bin Hassan, Abiodun Oyewole, Pharoah Sanders – 6:01
  13. "Apprehension" – Don Cherry, The Watts Prophets – 4:39

Disc two[edit]

  1. "A Love Supreme" – Branford Marsalis – 18:08
  2. "A Love Supreme" – Alice Coltrane – 7:02
  3. "The Creator Has a Master Plan" – Pharoah Sanders – 5:02

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Shanker, Joshua David. "Stolen Moments: Red Hot + Cool". AllMusic. Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b Stolen Moments: Red Hot + Cool - Various Artists | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic, retrieved 2020-05-26
  3. ^ "The Best Music of 1994". Time. 1994-12-26. ISSN 0040-781X. Retrieved 2020-05-26.
  4. ^ "Music Review: 'Stolen Moments: Red Hot + Cool'". EW.com. Retrieved 2020-05-26.
  5. ^ "ALBUM REVIEW : VARIOUS ARTISTS, "Stolen Moments: Red Hot + Cool" ( GRP ) ***". Los Angeles Times. 1994-12-16. Retrieved 2020-05-26.