Ticketed – KIIS FM’S Wango Tango hosted by Ryan Seacrest, with performances by Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Meghan Trainor, 5 Seconds of Summer, NF, Miguel, Janelle Monáe, Marshmello with a special guest performance by Logic, Backstreet Boys and Sabrina Carpenter at the all-new Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, adjacent to the LA Coliseum in Expo Park.
Invite Only – Janelle Monáe and Belvedere Vodka are hosting an intimate brunch. This event, in support of Janelle’s organization, Fem the Future, marks the launch of Belvedere’s new series of inspiring projects with Janelle, aimed at propelling next-generation voices across film, music and the arts. During such a topical moment for women today, Janelle along with a panel of luminaries and notable figures will lead an engaging discussion about
Refinery29 kicked off its highly anticipated West Coast debut of 29Rooms with an opening night party celebrating the installation’s national expansion. 29Rooms LA collaborators including Demi Lovato, Janelle Monáe, Margot Robbie and Lilly Singh joined returning creators Jill Soloway, Emma Roberts, Sasheer Zamata, Cleo Wade, Benjamin Shine, Alexa Meade, Planned Parenthood, Women’s March, The Art of Elysium, Chloe x Halle, Lizzo and more. Alongside Refinery29 co-founders Piera Gelardi, Christene Barberich,
The Marie Claire ‘Fresh Face’ issue spotlights the industry’s most exciting emerging talents. This year, Marie Claire named five Hollywood starlets including Alexandra Daddario, Aja Naomi King, Emily Ratajkoswki, Janelle Monae, and Zoey Deutch to its title. The event also featured live music by Chelsea Leyland. Marie Claire editor in chief Anne Fulenwider and creative director Nina Garcia were joined by May issue Fresh Faces five cover stars and additional
Invite Only – Marie Claire’s Annual Fresh Faces Party include Janelle Monae, Alexandra Daddario, Zoey Deutch, Aja Naomi King, Emily Ratajkowski.
Vanity Fair and luxury car brand Genesis celebrated the success of the FOX film Hidden Figures at Wolfgang Puck’s Spago in Beverly Hills on honor of the 2017 Oscars. This event was part of Vanity Fair’s Campaign Hollywood. Special guests included cast Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Aldis Hodge, Theo Melfi, screenwriter Allison Schroeder, producers Pharrell, Mimi Valdes, Jenno Topping, Peter Chernin, Donna Gigliotti
Invite Only – This year marks the 10th anniversary of ESSENCE’s Black Women in Hollywood Awards, an annual event that celebrates groundbreaking and superbly talented Black women in Hollywood. And, for the first time, ESSENCE will switch the event from an afternoon luncheon to an exciting evening gala, where the next generation of Hollywood stars will be celebrated. Honorees at this year’s event are Insecure’s Issa Rae, musician and Hidden
Ticketed – Entertainment Weekly will present PopFest, the first and only entertainment festival to feature multiple media platforms under one roof, including appearances and performances by A-list talent across movies, TV, music, gaming and books. Attendees will come face-to-face with TV icons, tune into behind-the-scenes stories from directors and cast, listen to a reading by popular authors and best-sellers and experience new music from pop sensations. Saturday’s star-studded musical lineup
Ticketed – AltaMed is hosting the Power Up, We Are The Future gala on May 12, 2016 at The Beverly Wilshire Hotel in support of Empowerment Programs for Girls and Youth. This unforgettable evening will include a cocktail reception and dinner, live auctions with exclusive experiences and one of-a-kind items, along with special guest honorees Michelle Obama + Janelle Monae + Eve Branson with presentation by Richard Branson and a
Chanel teamed up with Ellie Bamber, Haya Khadra, Sama Khadra, Carson Meyer, Phoebe Tonkin to host the official opening cocktail party to celebrate the “I Love Coco Backstage Beauty Lounge.” Young Hollywood influencers mingled through the Backstage Beauty Lounge at Bar Marmont, inspired by a rock ‘n’ roll music set. The Beauty Lounge offered a sensory experience for guests to interact with the new range of Le Vernis Long Longwear