Rihanna raises over $5 million at the third Diamond Ball

On Thursday night, reigning queen of, well, everything Rihanna hosted her third Diamond Ball in downtown New York. A charity gala raising money for her Clara Lionel Foundation, which supports health and education initiatives currently in the Caribbean and Malawi, Rihanna was joined by the evening’s host Dave Chappelle and musical guests Kendrick Lamar and Calvin Harris for a glitzy night of stars — and big…

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Inside Rihanna's star-studded Diamond Ball

Inside Rihanna’s Diamond Ball: Dave Chappelle Rocks Star-Studded Event

Rihanna’s Diamond Ball, now in its third year, is a benefit for a worthy cause: her Clara Lionel Foundation, named after her grandparents, which raises money for impoverished communities across the globe, with healthcare and education among other various programs. The last one, in December 2015, raised $3 million. But let’s be real: Like most such events, the…

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Rihanna shines bright at the third Diamond Ball

The third Diamond Ball is currently taking place in New York but the first photos are already in. Rihanna turned heads in a dramatic black Ralph & Russo Couture gown that featured a blazer bodice with long sleeves, silk bustier and high-low train, which floated across the red carpet as she made her way inside…

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Rihanna rocks denim in New York

Denim never looked better! Rihanna was photographed heading to several business meetings in New York yesterday. She looked stylish in a patchwork denim dress and fancy shoes. In other news, her Fenty Beauty line is what women of color needed. As of yesterday, six of the 10 deep foundations are sold out, illustrating the demand…

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Rihanna and Stance release the Clara Lionel Foundation socks

The new CLF STANCE socks are available now! Stance will be donating a portion of the proceeds to the Clara Lionel Foundatinon to support education, health and emergency response programs around the world. On September 14th a special edition of Rihanna’s iconic The Creeper will also be released and partial proceeds will also go to…

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Win a trip to the Diamond Ball by donating $1

The Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF) was founded in 2012 by Robyn Rihanna Fenty in honor of her grandparents, Clara and Lionel Braithwaite. CLF is is dedicated to breaking down barriers and transforming the lives of young people globally and is a revolutionary philanthropic space where supporters can join Rihanna’s journey as a global ambassador for…

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Calvin Harris to perform at the Diamond Ball

Calvin Harris has been announced as the second performer at the upcoming third annual Diamond Ball. The black-tie event will take place in New York on September 14. Harris is joining Kendrick Lamar who was announced as the first performer at the end of June. Dave Chappelle has been tapped to host the ball. In the official…

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Dave Chappelle to host Rihanna’s Diamond Ball; Kendrick Lamar to perform

Dave Chappelle has been tapped to host Rihanna’s third annual Diamond Ball on Sept. 14. The black-tie fundraising gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York will also feature a performance by Kendrick Lamar on a night dedicated to raising money for the Clara Lionel Foundation, an education, health and emergency response organization founded in 2012 by the…

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