Rihanna Announces Issa Rae and Childish Gambino Will Appear at Diamond Ball 2018

Rihanna, 2017 Diamond Ball
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Rihanna attends the 2017 Diamond Ball at Cipriani Wall Street on Sept. 14, 2017 in New York City.  

Rae will host the event, while Gambino will perform.

Rihanna took to Twitter today (Aug. 13) to announce that Issa Rae will host, and Childish Gambino will perform, at this year’s Diamond Ball.

“So Excited to announce that my sis @IssaRae is hosting this year’s #DiamondBall in exactly one month!! AND @donaldglover is closing out the night with a special performance! SEPT. 13. NYC. Find out how you can attend at 2018diamondball.com @claralionelfdn,” the R&B singer tweeted.

The fourth annual fundraising gala will take place on Sept. 13 to raise money for the Clara Lionel Foundation, curated by Rihanna in 2012 to improve health, education arts and culture around the world. 

Fans can get more information on the Diamond Ball and how to attend here

Check out Rihanna's tweet below.