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Inside the 24th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party

By Samantha Boden
Posted On Feb 29, 2016
Inside the 24th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party
Last night Sir Elton John and David Furnish hosted the annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party. This was the 24th year for the star-studded event. Charlie Sheen, Steven Tyler, Hailey Baldwin, Jacob Tremblay, Lea Michele, and many more celebrities attended. The foundation raised $6.2 million for the fight against HIV/AIDS last night.
The gala took place at West Hollywood Park in Los Angeles and was sponsored by Bvlgari, MAC Cosmetics, Neuro Drinks, and Diana Jenkins. While watching the 88th Academy Awards, guests were treated to a 5-course meal prepared by celebrity chef, Gordon Ramsay. The dinner was followed by an auction featuring a Bvlgari necklace, five day vacation at Steven Tyler’s Hawaiian retreat, and much more.
Guests were also treated to a live performance by Sir Elton John. The stars shared their love for Sir Elton John and spoke about his passion for the foundation. Watch below to hear from some of your favorite stars!

David says the two have dedicated their lives to fighting AIDS.

 

Charlie Sheen spoke about his recent HIV diagnosis.

 

Heidi Klum says it’s amazing that Elton John has raised over $200 million over the course of 24 years.

 

Mariah says she thinks Elton’s commitment to the Elton John Aids Foundation is admirable.

 

Matthew Morrison says it’s a tradition for him to attend the Elton John party.

 

Jeffrey Tambor says he’s very honored to be at the party.

 

Ashely Greene spoke about Elton John and his dedication to the foundation.

 

Kelly Osbourne spoke about Elton’s commitment to the foundation.

 

Elton John and David Furnish’s speech.

 

Elton John’s performance.