Dave Chappelle and Kendrick Lamar will assist Rihanna for her 3rd annual Diamond Ball on September 14th at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.
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This night is a dedication to Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation which focuses on injustice, inequality, and education and health. According to Billboard, Rihanna had this to say about her upcoming event: “I’m thrilled that the incomparable Dave Chappelle will kick things off as the official host of this year’s Diamond Ball and Kendrick Lamar will take the stage for an unforgettable performance,” Rihanna said in a statement announcing this year’s talent. “I’m proud of the Clara Lionel Foundation’s significant impact in the world over the years and deeply grateful for the continued support and commitment to advancing our mission.”