December 5, 2020

Annie Lennox to Perform at Gucci and LACMA’s Art + Film Gala

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art has revealed that British singer-songwriter Annie Lennox will perform at its seventh annual Art + Film Gala, which takes place Nov. 4. The star-studded fund-raiser is cochaired by Leonardo DiCaprio and Eva Chow and this year honors artist Mark Bradford and filmmaker George Lucas.
Lennox also performed at the Gucci cruise after party in London last year. The Italian fashion house is the presenting sponsor of the event.
“Annie Lennox is one of the most iconic artists of our time and an incredible humanitarian,” said LACMA trustee Chow. “Her songs are timeless, and we are ecstatic to have her at this year’s Art + Film Gala.”
Lennox, an internationally acclaimed musical artist and human rights activist, rose to fame in partnership with Dave Stewart as Eurythmics in the early Eighties with the classic album “Sweet Dreams are Made of This.” In the decade to follow, Eurythmics went on to achieve more than 20 international hits, selling more than 80 million albums. In 1992, Lennox released her solo album “Diva,” which sold more than 6 million copies worldwide and establishing her career as a solo artist.
Lennox has received numerous accolades, including eight BRIT Awards (including a Lifetime

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