Tons of celebrities attended Clive Davis’ Annual Pre-Grammy gala in Los Angeles on Saturday night (February 11). The event had an interesting mix of emotions because of the shocking news of Whitney Houston’s death a few hours prior. And to add to the emotion of this, the singer’s body was still at the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel – the very place the Gala was being held. Many said it should have been canceled out of respect, but as they say in show business – “The Show Must Go On..”
Her close friend and mentor Clive Davis spoke to the audience during the event and said “she had a talent beyond compare..” and asked for a moment in silence Check out more photos from the event below, including celebrity reaction on the red carpet.