If you’re a fan of Maxwell, it’s no secret that this “King of Hearts” honors his Haitian roots and opened his heart to the non-profit organization Artists for Peace and Justice, along with Daniel Craig, Susan Sarandon, Ben Stiller, Sean Penn and more.
Founded by Oscar-winning screenwriter and producer Paul Haggis (Million Dollar Baby and Crash), APJ encourages peace and social justice and addresses issues of poverty and enfranchisement in communities around the world. APJ also supports communities in Haiti through programs in education, healthcare, and dignity through the arts.
Six years ago, in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that killed hundreds of thousands and left 1.5 million…
Maxwell got involved with the non-profit several years ago and continues to support this great cause. Watch this clip below of Maxwell in Haiti with students of the Audio Institute:
For those of you who stay up to date on Maxwell’s socials, you notice below that Maxwell is very supportive of Michael Brun, a Haitian DJ, record producer who is known for blending EDM with native Haitian styles such as kompa and rara.
Listen to Michael Brun X Lakou Mizik – Gaya Feat. J. Perry [Kanaval 2017] by plezikanaval #np on #SoundCloud #GAYA
If you want to become involved in this wonderful organization, check out Artists for Peace and Justice website for more information.