Sony RED’s Ten Bands One Cause
program chooses ten different releases from the year and release special edition pink vinyls to raise awareness and money for breast cancer and the Gilda’s Club NYC charity. After raising $300,000 in 2014, Ten Bands One Cause has announced that Run the Jewel’s Run the Jewels 2
, Joey Bada$$’s B4.DA.$$
, Al Green’s The Belle Album
and more have been selected as the 2015 special edition releases to benefit Gilda’s Club NYC.
In their respective opening weeks, Run The Jewels 2 debuted at No. 50 on the Billboard 200 with 12,067 copies sold while Joey’s album came in at No. 5 with 58,000 units sold.
Gilda’s Club NYC was founded in 1995 by psychotherapist Joanna Bull, Gene Wilder, Mandy Patinkin, Joel Siegel and other in memory of comedienne Gilda Radner, who starred on Saturday Night Live and passed away from cancer in 1989.