Clive Davis’s well-known pre-Grammy celebration will return to the Beverly Hilton Lodge for the primary time in three years, and it’s shaping as much as be one in every of his starriest but.
Invites to the bash went out final week and Web page Six has solely discovered that Cardi B, Offset, Metallica’s Lars Ulrich, Miranda Lambert, Sharon Stone, Demi Lovato, Avril Lavigne, Lizzo and Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne have all RSVP’d.
“Folks actually, actually missed the celebration [during its hiatus]. It’s completely the must-attend occasion of 12 months and everybody has somebody turning the city the wrong way up to get an invitation,” an insider advised Web page Six.
Davis honored Sean “Diddy” Combs and Janet Jackson at his final celebration on the Hilton in 2020. Beyonce and Jay-Z had been at that celebration to honor the icons. The pandemic compelled him to go digital in 2021.
This will probably be Davis’ first in-person pre-Grammy celebration since 2020. Getty Pictures for NARAS
We hear regulars like Nancy Pelosi, Valerie Simpson, Larry Gagosian, Earth Wind and Hearth, Tamron Corridor, Nile Rodgers and Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis are additionally anticipated to attend. The music legend, 90, is notoriously tight lipped about performers, however advised us we must always anticipate “a number of the singularly biggest performances within the historical past of recent music, spectacular one-time-only duets and the introduction of recent artists simply on the cusp of changing into international mega stars – as Whitney Houston was when she first carried out on the celebration,” he mentioned.
Davis’ pre-Grammy bash is understood for breaking stars just like the late Whitney Houston. Corbis through Getty Pictures
Davis reminded us that iconic performances like Houston’s debut “all befell on the pre-Grammy gala. This 12 months will probably be no totally different. The leisure will probably be merely extraordinary,” he promised.
Cardi and Lizzo’s Atlantic Information bosses Julie Greenwald and Craig Kallman will probably be honored with the Recording Academy’s annual Grammy Salute to Business Icons Award on the bash on Feb. 4.