The announced AIDS and humanitarian charity Red Hot has chosen a legendary singer / songwriter / DJ / producer Ultra Naté as the inaugural curator of her new Pandora-hosted playlist seriesGlowing mode’, LIVE now over the goliath streaming network.
In the series, which celebrates Red Hot's 30th anniversary for charity worldwide, a multitude of stars will select selected tracks that are important to them. It follows the 2021 double LP release of "Red Hot + Free", on which Billy Porter, Sam Sparro, SOFI TUKKER & Amadou & Mariam, Louis The Child and Foster The People, Allie X, Tituss Burgess and Amanda Lepore A sensational re-recording and reworking of Ultra Naté's incomparable classic & # 39; Free (Live Your Life) & # 39; was selected. by Felix Da Housecat & Chris Trucher.
For this first installation of “Red Hot Mode”, Ultra reaches into a rich musical vault and selects songs from her own discography as well as favorites from other artists who have been constant companions throughout her life. In the hour-long episode, listeners are given the backstory behind just a few of them. This is a rare and unique opportunity for music fans to hear the iconic performer in person about the music that matters to her.
Ultra reveals, “Working with Red Hot to continue fighting HIV / AIDS has been tremendous over the years. The organization's music catalog is second to none and has set the dance floors on fire for the past three decades. Now I have the opportunity to host and curate music that I love because “Club Culture” on Pandora is super cute too! This is an important moment for me too as I am also celebrating 30+ years in dance music. I can't wait for people to share this journey through music with me. There are some unexpected goodies too! So buckle up and buckle up! "Red Hot Media Partnership Director Kate Sweltz exclaims," Pandora is overjoyed to be streaming Red Hot's first artist takeover!
Red Hot is also proud to have Ultra Naté at the forefront of our content partnership with SiriusXM and Pandora. Ultra's stories about Red Hot and the LGBTQ community, the cultural history of dance clubs, and her own artist journey are excellent! The playlist grooves from start to finish. "She adds," This is the perfect post-pandemic party "mode". Ultra Naté's famous "Free" is enjoying a resurgence as an anthem for a fresh start. She is at home here and as Featured Artist on Red Hot & Free! – an album to help listeners dance their way through these unprecedented times. "
Red Hot Mode streams on Pandora's Club Culture channel. Visit Ultra Naté LIVE on Club Culture
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