Rihanna’s annual Diamond Ball brings out the best and brightest in music

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ABC/Lou RoccoRihanna’s annual Diamond Ball was a star-studded event for the ages. 

Thursday night, the gala invaded the iconic New York venue Ciprani Wall Street as it welcomed top-tiers acts including Cardi BKehlani, Normani, Megan Thee Stallion, RapsodyMeek Mill, 21 Savage, YGA$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg and more. 

Additional guests included G-Eazy, Normani, Carmelo Anthony, Erica Mena and Cyn Santana

This year’s ceremony welcomed Seth Meyers as its host, and featured performances from DJ Khaled as well and Pharrell Williams.

In addition, the Diamond Ball honored American civil rights activist Shaun King, and Mia Mottley, prime minister of Rihanna's home country of Barbados, who were also in attendance.

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