On the 28th August, SOUL Music & Performing Arts Academy (SMPAA) proudly collaborated with the Trinh Cong Son Family to introduce theTrinh Cong Son Music Scholarship at the special event “RED NIGHT – FIRE. LOVE. MUSIC”. Apart from providing opportunities to talented Vietnamese from disadvantaged backgrounds to develop and pursue a career in music, the Trinh Cong Son Music Scholarship aims to raise the awareness of autism and the power of music in healing autism.

Joining this collaborative effort is multiple Grammy-winning producer/musician/songwriter, RedOne. With 35 #1 singles, he has worked with chart-topping artists such as Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Lopez, Usher, One Direction, Quincy Jones, Enrique Iglesias, Nicole Scherzinger… RedOne came to Vietnam for the first time to assist in raising the awareness of autism and the integral role of music in treating this condition. In addition to his music successes, RedOne is also committed to helping youth with big dreams and inspire and motivate young people to pursue their passion in life through music, arts and education.