EMM Group’s SL Nightclub was the venue for award-winning artist, Lauryn Hill along with Miami Heat's newly engaged LeBron James, Chris Bosh, Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union to ring in the new year under the stars at the Shelborne South Beach hotel in Miami Beach. They were later joined by prominent guests such as Jamie-Lynn Sigler, singer/actress Queen Latifah, model Jessica White, rapper Fat Joe, actress Sanaa Lathan and EMM GROUP owners Eugene Remm and Mark Birnbaum to a special surprise when legendary rapper Nas took the stage to sing with Hill.
[Photo: Lauryn Hill, Nas]
[Gabrielle Union, Jessica White]
LeBron James, celebrated his birthday with a dinner at Vesper American Brasserie located at the Shelborne South Beach hotel with 50 of his friends. Among the guests were Savannah Brinson, Wade’s girlfriend and actress, Gabrielle Union, and Bosh’s wife, Adrienne Williams-Bosh. At the end of the meal, LeBron James used the magic of the night to propose to his high school sweetheart Savannah Brinson.
The night continued at the pool bar, where DJ's DL, Drek Martinez and David Berrie entertained the crowd. The countdown to the new year was lead by Ms. Hill, who afterwards performed some of her hit singles in a unique vocal performance.
[Lauryn Hill, Nas]
[Photos via Seth Browarnik/WorldRedEye.com]
Saturday, May 18
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.