Rihanna's 2018 Diamond Ball Features Issa Rae as Host and Childish Gambino

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Rihanna is the definition of hustle with her makeup line taking off, working on two studio albums apparently and now bringing back her "Diamond Ball" for a fourth year. The black-tie event is going down on September 13th in New York at Cipriani Wall Street. The Diamond Ball award this year will be going to Global Citizen CEO Hugh Evans, Rihanna has previously also been a part of the festival back in 2016. 

The gala which raised over $5 million dollars last year benefits Rihanna's "Clara Lionel Foundation", which helps promote education in the arts as well as helping out various emergency response programs. 

With some of the biggest names in music and entertainment attending yearly this year will be hosted by none other than Issa Rae with a special performance from Childish Gambino to end out the night. 

Check out the flyer for the Gala below and head to 2018Diamondball.com to find out how you can attend... 

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So excited to announce that my sis @issarae is hosting this year’s #DiamondBall in exactly one month!! AND @childishgambino is closing out the night with a special performance! SEPT. 13. NYC. Find out how you can attend at 2018diamondball.com 💎 @claralionelfdn

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