Hot was a vocal trio from Los Angeles, California, United States, formed in 1976. Its members were Gwen Owens, Cathy Carson, and Juanita Curiel.They released three albums for Big Tree Records, and scored a Top Ten hit single in 1977 with “Angel in Your Arms”, which peaked at #6 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. Gwen Owens Born and raised in Detroit, Gwen started singing in church and school. She became a professional singer while in her mid-teens when she recorded her first record “Mystery of Love,” followed by “Mystery Man,” “I Lost a Good Thing,” and “Just Say You’re Wanted and Needed.