Project Angel Food invites you to join us for the amazing 29th Annual DIVAS Simply Singing! on Sunday, December 1st at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood. The DIVA Foundation is celebrating 30 years of committed service to community health awareness, and Project Angel Food is a proud beneficiary of the longest running musical benefit of its kind in the country!
Created and hosted by Project Angel Food Trustee, Sheryl Lee Ralph, DIVAS is thrilled to honor Grammy, Golden Globe, Emmy winning, and 10-time Oscar nominee, legendary songwriter Diane Warren with the Legacy Award.
Diane Warren is one of the most continuously prolific, successful, contemporary, and lauded songwriters of our time. This Grammy, Golden Globe, Emmy and 10-time Oscar nominee’s iconic songs have garnered countless awards across all platforms. She is revered in the music industry and is an inductee in the Songwriters Hall of Fame, and has her own star on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame. Warren’s songs have sold over 250 million records worldwide. She has had 9 number-one songs and 32 top-10 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Two of the top 13 hits in Hot 100’s 57-year history were written by Warren. She became the first songwriter in the history of Billboard magazine to have seven hits, all by different artists, on the singles chart at the same time. Her songs have been featured in over 100 films. Her recent song, I’m Standing With You, sung by Chrissy Metz from the film Breakthrough, is quickly becoming an anthem worldwide as have her last three Oscar-nominated songs. Warren just doesn’t stop; she continues to work with numerous chart-topping contemporary artists.
A tribute of her hits will be included in an evening filled with spectacular performances. We are proud to announce that multi-platinum recording artist & Grammy nominee Deborah Cox; Emmy and two-time Golden Globe nominee and star of NBC’s This is Us, Chrissy Metz; two-time Grammy and Tony Award nominee and Emmy nominated star of NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar, actor and producer Brandon Victor Dixon; singer, songwriter, speaker and actress Rhonda Ross; Grammy nominated singer and songwriter Shanice; Grammy nominated recording artist and international entertainer Kathy Sledge; from FOX’s Empire, singer and actor Terrell Carter; and singer performer activist Elaine Gibbs are confirmed* to perform with more DIVAS to come…
*DIVAS subject to change