Clive Davis and The Recording Academy® presented the annual Pre-GRAMMY® Gala on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., the evening before the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards®
As part of the evening’s celebration, the 2013 GRAMMY Salute To Industry Icons® honored Epic Records’ Chairman and CEO Antonio “L.A.” Reid. The Recording Academy presented Reid with the President’s Merit Award in recognition of his significant contributions to the music industry and the impact his efforts have had on music and the business of music. Past recipients include Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss, Sir Richard Branson, Clive Davis, Ahmet Ertegun, David Geffen, Berry Gordy, Doug Morris, and Mo Ostin.
Tons of stars were in attendance including Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Cher Lloyd, Carly Rae Jepsen, Wiz Khalifa, Jordin Sparks, and more. Check out the photos below. Will YOU be tuning into The GRAMMYs tonight on CBS?