On September 13, 2018, Rihanna held her 4th Diamond Ball gala at Cipriani Wall Street, New York city. Numerous celebrities attended the event, including among others Paris Hilton, Tiffany Haddish, Gayle King, Nicky Hilton Rothschild, Meek Mill, Gucci Mane, Odell Beckham Jr, A$ap Rocky, and Justine Skye. Also there, were Childish Gambino and Issa Rae who performed live at the gala.
The Diamond Ball is an annual philanthropic event for the benefit of the megastar's own charitable organization called Clara Lionel Foundation. The latter supports among others, education and health worldwide. The 1st Diamond Ball was held in 2002.