Rihanna took the stage at the 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year gala last night (Feb 13th), honoring Lionel Richie. Celebrities covered different Lionel Richie songs, while Rihanna performed her own version of Lionel’s “Say You Say Me”.
MusiCares is the charitable arm of the National Recording Academy of Arts & Sciences, which awards the Grammys. The Person of the Year award is given to a musician in recognition of their artistic achievements, as well as their philanthropic efforts.
Lionel Richie broke the fundraising record last night, with over 7 million dollars raised.