The Grammy Parties
The Grammy Parties
Beyonce and Gwyneth Paltrow
and Gwyneth Paltrow showed off their little black dresses during the 53rd annual Grammy Awards. Paltrow showed off her gorgeous gams in designer Rachel Roy's Amaranth tulle embroidered tunic.
-Bronwyn Barnes, with reporting by Scott Huver, Danielle Roque and Andrea Simpson
Nicole Kidman and Kate Hudson
celebrated boyfriend Matthew Bellamy's win (Bellamy is part of the British band Muse) with Nicole Kidman (in Jean Paul Gaultier) at the Staples Center before heading off to the Warner Music Group/Bing post-Grammy party at Soho House in West Hollywood.
Dianna Agron and Kevin McHale
stars Dianna Agron (in Vivienne Westwood) and Kevin McHale mingled with the music crowd inside the Staples Center.
Willow Smith and Lady Gaga
perched herself atop Lady Gaga's lap-as dad Will Smith looked on in amusement-during a break in the ceremony.
Sean Combs and Kim Kardashian
and Kim Kardashian (in Kaufmanfranco) took advantage of a photo op during the ceremony.
struck a pose in a pair of Valentino 5749s sunglasses whehn she stopped by the SOLSTICEsunglasses.com and Safilo USA booth at the official Grammy Gift Lounge.
Kristin Chenoweth and Lea Michele
(in BCBG) and Lea Michele helped fete legendary chanteuse Barbra Streisand at the 2011 MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute, held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Jay-Z, Charlize Theron and Will Smith
welcomed Charlize Theron and Will Smith to L.A.'s Soho House for the Gucci and Roc Nation Pre-Grammy brunch.
MORE! See all the photos from Gucci's pre-Grammy bash.
Katy Perry and Leona Lewis
and Leona Lewis were among the guests at the 2011 Salute to Industry Icons party honoring David Geffen at The Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Cheryl Burke, Jenny McCarthy and Jordin Sparks were among the lucky guests treated to a performance by Usher at the launch of the Belvedere (RED) special edition bottle, held at Hollywood hot spot Avalon. "Fifty percent of the profit from sales of Belvedere (RED) will go direct to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria," Usher said. "Now that's something to raise your voice about!"
"I don't know about Grammy weekend, I'm here for Janelle Monae," joked Joy Bryant (in Express) when she played host at the 2nd annual Essence Black Women in Music party. "I've never met her before but I really dig who she is and what she does."
Delta Air Lines helped kick off Grammy weekend with a bash in honor of the Los Angeles music scene. John Legend and Jewel were among the guests who joined L.A. mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at The Getty House for the first-class event.
Could Leona Lewis be embarking on a career in fashion? "I designed this," Lewis said of the ensemble she wore to the An Unforgettable Evening benefit, hosted by the Entertainment Industry Foundation's Women's Cancer Research Fund. "I'm also growing my hair really long," Lewis-who walked the red carpet with Extra correspondent Terri Seymour-also noted. "I love trying new styles, it's all about having fun."