Songstress, Mary J Blige
Host and music extraordinaire,Elton John
TV personality Terri Seymour with her boyfriend and music producer/Idol judge, Simon Cowell
Actress, Jurnee Smollet
Model Mogul, Heidi Klum with her husband and singer, Seal.
Mogul, Russell Simmons with girlfriend and model, Porschia Coleman
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The 80th Annual Oscar Academy Awardss were held last night and in tradition, Elton Johnand his partner David Furnish hosted his 16th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at the Pacific Design Center. Black stars shone brightly last night in an effort to support Elton John in his endeavors to combat and raise awareness about the fatal disease HIV/AIDS, as well as the elimination of prejudice and discrimination against HIV/AIDS-affected individuals, and for programs that provide services to people living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS.
The philanthropic gala began with a cocktail reception, then a formal dinner and viewing of the Oscars Awards.