Lifebeat Hero: Russell SimmonsDecember 1, 1992 | Tags: alicia keys, jay-z, Lifebeat Heroes, russell simmons, UrbanAID 2
Russell Simmons has been instrumental in producing some of Lifebeat’s biggest events over the years. Russell chaired the UrbanAid 2 concert in 2001, featuring Alicia Keys, Jay Z, and more. He also hosted a fundraising breakfast to benefit Lifebeat.
Russell has lent significant support to Lifebeat’s Hearts & Voices Program and personally visited an HIV/AIDS hospice.
He continues to support Lifebeat throughout the years by donating items to Lifebeat auctions and by attending and supporting Lifebeat’s fundraising events.