Following information that the forty fifth annual Clive Davis pre-Grammy occasion won’t be an in-person affair in 2021, Selection has realized that the digital model will happen as two separate occasions. The primary will profit Musicares on Jan 30, which might have been the night time earlier than the 63rd annual Grammys have been rescheduled to March 14. The second will happen on March 13 and profit the Grammy Museum.
The by-invitation-only digital occasions will probably be streamed by way of Stay X Stay, sources say.
Among the many most coveted invites throughout Grammy week, the gala doubles as a salute to trade icons and honors a music government yearly along with offering a star-packed night of performances.
Davis, himself a music enterprise legend going again to the Sixties when he began his profession, first made the reveal on Richard Weitz’s Quarantunes session final month. The Zoom occasion honored his son Doug Davis of The Davis Agency for his philanthropic contributions and doubled as a fundraiser for UJA. (Father and son co-produce the Grammy eve bash.)
Teasing the digital model of the pre-Grammy gala, the elder Davis promised: “It should knock your socks off.”
The visitor checklist for the VIP occasion all the time consists of the music trade’s largest names in addition to A-list actors, politicians and assortment of moguls from a variety of industries. Final yr’s visitor checklist and efficiency lineup included Beyonce, Jay Z, Sean “Diddy” Combs, Janet Jackson, Cardi B, Offset, Likelihood the Rapper, Cynthia Erivo, Khalid, Religion Evans, Lil Kim, Mase, Carl Thomas, Santana, Joni Mitchell, Brandi Carlile, Cyndi Lauper, Billy Porter, Apple CEO Tim Prepare dinner and occasion common Rep. Nancy Pelosi.
Additionally taking the stage all through the years have been Aretha Franklin, Alicia Keys, Pink, Jennifer Hudson, Christina Aguilera, Usher, Smokey Robinson, Barry Manilow, Rod Stewart and David Foster.
Different visitors have included John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, Jane Fonda, Michael Keaton, Katie Holmes, Hoda Kotb, Kathie Lee Gifford, Martha Stewart, Kylie Jenner, Alice Cooper, Pink Stevie Marvel, John Denver, Elton John, Justin Bieber, Sylvester Stallone, Travis Scott, Bebe Rexha and Chloe x Halle.
The pre-party passed off on the Beverly Hills Lodge for a few years earlier than transferring over to the Beverly Hilton. Whitney Houston carried out a number of occasions. She sadly handed away simply hours earlier than the bash in 2012.