Elton John Will Perform For His AIDS Foundation Fund-Raiser At Annual Oscar Viewing Party
January 20, 2016 at 11:46 AM (PT)
The ELTON JOHN AIDS FOUNDATION (EJAF) will present its 24th annual ACADEMY AWARDS VIEWING PARTY, "Wonderful Crazy Night," on SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28th at WEST HOLLYWOOD PARK. ELTON JOHN and DAVID FURNISH will host with sponsors BVLGARI, M·A·C COSMETICS and NEURO DRINKS and DIANA JENKINS.
Following dinner and live auction, ELTON and his band will perform various selections, including songs from his new album "Wonderful Crazy Night," co-produced with T-BONE BURNETT with lyrics by BERNIE TAUPIN.
For a fourth consecutive year, award-winning Chef GORDON RAMSAY will prepare the dinner for party guests to enjoy while watching a live telecast of the 88th ACADEMY AWARDS. DJ JOHNNY DYNELL also returns to spin tunes.
For 23 years, the FOUNDATION’s ACADEMY AWARDS VIEWING PARTY has raised more than $50 million, helping make a real difference in the lives of people at risk for or living with HIV/AIDS, including urgently needed medical care in the CARIBBEAN, innovative treatment and prevention programs in the southern U.S., and national initiatives addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in both AMERICAN and CANADA.