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John Legend to Perform at Carousel of Hope Ball

Fresh from performing at the Emmys, John Legend is confirmed to perform at the 36th Carousel of Hope Ball at the Beverly Hilton on Oct. 8. “I am thrilled John Legend will be joining our celebration,” said Barbara Davis, host and event chair alongside co-chair Dana Davis. “John Legend’s musical talent has gone around the […]

Events of the Week: ‘The Kardashians,’ ‘Ambulance’ and More

As Hollywood events return to full force in New York and Los Angeles amid the coronavirus pandemic, here’s a look at this week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings, including red carpets for The Kardashians, Ambulance, Better Call Saul and Clive Davis’ 90th birthday celebration. Ambulance L.A. premiere Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Eiza […]

Clive Davis’ 2022 Pre-Grammy Gala Is Canceled

The pre-Grammy gala hosted by the Recording Academy and Clive Davis has been canceled for 2022. “Due to the logistical obstacles caused by the ongoing pandemic, including the unavailability of an appropriate venue, we have decided to postpone the 2022 Pre-Grammy Gala,” Davis and Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr. said in a joint statement. “We […]

Ava DuVernay, Clive Davis, Williams Sisters Set for National Portrait Gallery Honors

The National Portrait Gallery, public home to the presidential portraits, has named Clive Davis, Ava DuVernay, Venus Williams and Serena Williams among its 2022 honorees for its annual Portrait of a Nation Award. The legendary record producer and music executive, the Oscar-winning director and recording-breaking athletes-turned-producers will be awarded during the biennial Portrait of a […]

“Insanity” in the VIP Tent: Worker Shares Roller-Coaster Night Working NYC’s Homecoming Concert

As legendary crooner Barry Manilow commanded the stage singing his classic “Can’t Smile Without You” during Saturday’s “We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert,” officials interrupted the show with an urgent message for 60,000 attendees looking on from the Central Park lawn: Go home. “Due to the approaching bad weather, all event participants should calmly move […]

‘We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert’: Review

A star-studded evening celebrating the resilience of New York took an unexpected turn as inclement weather halted the show.

Cynthia Erivo on ‘Life Changing’ Hollywood Bowl Debut and New Adobe Digital Roller Skates Collection

Cynthia Erivo has rolled her way into a new project with Adobe. The actress, artist and performer, who is currently nominated for an Emmy Award for her work as Aretha Franklin in Nat Geo’s Genius: Aretha, has partnered with Adobe on Stories on Skates. The project features a line of digital roller skates that showcases […]

New York’s Central Park ‘Homecoming’ Concert Adds to Lineup, Vaccination Requirements Announced

In a joint announcement Tuesday morning, Clive Davis and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio revealed the full lineup of artists set to perform at the city’s “Homecoming” concert, which will take place in Central Park on Aug. 21. Following previously confirmed headliners Bruce Springsteen, Jennifer Hudson and Paul Simon, both the producer and […]

The Most Memorable Moments From Clive Davis’ Grammy Museum Benefit With Elton John, H.E.R.

During part two of his virtual Pre-Grammy Gala Saturday night, host Clive Davis revealed something he said he’d never publicly admitted before: his favorite song. It’s a question the Sony Music chief creative officer says he gets frequently asked and always dodged — until now. Turns out he has two: Simon & Garfunkel’s “The Boxer” […]

Clive Davis’ MusiCares Benefit: Alicia Keys, Bruce Springsteen and More Memorable Moments

Attendees for the virtual pre-Grammy event included Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Stacey Abrams, Quincy Jones, Cameron Crowe, Carl Bernstein, Don Lemon and Katie Couric.

Clive Davis Rounding Up Stars for Pre-Grammy Virtual Events

The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban, Cher, Casey Affleck, Stacey Abrams, Candace Bushnell, Sia, Timbaland and Ludacris are expected to attend.

How I’m Living Now: Clive Davis, Music Industry Icon

With the coronavirus keeping Davis in Palm Springs with three friends, Clive Davis opens up about the hardest adjustments he's had to make, his favorite newscaster and catching up with Taylor Swift's 'Miss Americana.'