February 8, 2013
Clive Davis: Billboard Power 100 Issue “Record Breaker”
To know Clive Davis is to love him. And most of America’s top selling artists have worked very closely with him, including the late Whitney Houston, Jennifer Hudson, Britney Spears, Tony Bennett, Alicia Keys, Usher and many more!
The legendary music man was celebrated this week at an event at L.A. hot spot The Redbury, where Billboard revealed their 2013 Power 100 List at an exclusive event, presented by Citi®, with leading music industry professionals.
The evening culminated with Clive Davis being honored with the Billboard Musical Visionary Award for his A&R work. The award will be renamed to Billboard’s Clive Davis Musical Visionary Award for future recipients.
This weekend, at the annual GRAMMY Awards, Clive will hold his annual party and will honor the life of Whitney Houston. After the jump, the Power 100 list and video of Clive and R&B artist Miguel talking about about Whitney.Read More
June 15, 2011
Harlem’s Apollo Theatre Honors Stevie Wonder And Gives Back To The Community
On Monday, the Apollo Theatre in Harlem, held its 6th annual Apollo Gala Concert and Awards Ceremony honoring the legendary musician Stevie Wonder.
A recent inductee into the Legends Hall of Fame, Wonder was joined onstage by artists Tony Bennett, Wyclef Jean, Yolanda Adams, Paul Schaffer, Raphael Saadiq, Questlove, Chick Corea and comedian Sinbad.
Other notable celebrities at the event include Robert DeNiro and wife Grace Hightower; Spike Lee, Phylicia Rashad, Gabourey Sidibe, Rev. Al Sharpton, Wyclef Jean, and Sherri Shepherd.
The Gala was a hugely successful night celebrating the most influential tastemakers from both business and entertainment. Best of all, profits go towards supporting the Apollo’s community and educational programs in New York City.
We love to see those at the Apollo and its supporters giving back to the city!Read More