Despite the frigid temperatures that punished partygoers late Thursday night (Jan. 25) in New York City, the warm and vibrant atmosphere of the Warner Music Group’s Pre-Grammy Party blanketed those in attendance with enough heat to stave off the chill. After a strong 2017 that produced Grammy nominations from Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Lil Uzi Vert and Cardi B, WMG gleefully celebrated their winning streak by throwing a festive soirée for their staunch supporters and acclaimed artists.
The Grill proved to be a voluminous location as close to 650 people swarmed the three floor venue like fire ants in hopes of catching the night’s most anticipated performer, breakout rapper Cardi B. Before the Bronx firecracker lit the stage with her titillating performance, partygoers were treated with a bevy of finger snacks including meaty sliders, mozzarella sticks, mini crab cakes and more.
To quench their thirst, the Warner crew also offered up some alcoholic beverages named after their thriving artists, including the Lil Juicy Vert (raspberry, Blanco tequila, grapefruit, and lime), Bodak Bubbles, (champagne, sautérnes, elderflower, and grapefruit) and the Warner 75 (Hennessy vsop privilege, lemon, champagne and twist.