The annual fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Met Gala, all the time attracts the largest stars in Hollywood.
This yr, some celebrities who’ve come to be often called Met Gala icons have been notably lacking. Pop celebrity Ariana Grande was not in attendance. On the day of the gala, Grande took to Instagram to advertise the brand new season of “The Voice” on which she is going to make her debut as a coach. It’s unclear why Grande did not attend the occasion.
At the 2018 Met Gala, Grande nailed the theme (“Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination) in a Vera Wang robe with photographs from a Michaelangelo fresco screen-printed onto it.
Three coaches from “The Voice” have been in attendance this yr. Read on to search out out who was there and why others have been lacking.
Pharrell, Alicia Keys, & Jennifer Hudson
Pharrell, Jennifer Hudson, and Alicia Keys have been all in attendance at this yr’s Met Gala.
After 4 seasons of teaching on “The Voice,” Pharrell introduced that he would not be returning to the show in 2020. At the Met Gala, Pharrell and his spouse Helen rocked matching leather-based Chanel cowboy outfits with bolo tie bling.
Since the theme of this yr’s gala was “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion,” western-wear was fashionable. Jennifer Lopez wore a Ralph Lauren robe with an identical cowboy hat. She additionally planted a kiss on her new-old boyfriend Ben Affleck on the occasion.
“If I Ain’t Got You” singer Alicia Keys was a coach on “The Voice” for 3 seasons. She later instructed Ellen DeGeneres she was “simply sick of Blake” and implied that “the show should be rigged” for him to maintain successful yr after yr.
With a jewel-encrusted hairdo, a sheer prime, a protracted tulle skirt, and a few assertion jewellery, Keys appeared gorgeous at this yr’s Met Gala.
“American Idol” alum and “Dreamgirls” actor Jennifer Hudson was a coach on each the U.S. and the UK model of “The Voice.” She appeared on the Met Gala as a imaginative and prescient in crimson with a form-fitting robe and a sublime updo.
Where Was Gwen Stefani?
“The Voice” coach Gwen Stefani had probably the greatest Met Gala appears in 2019 in a Vegas showgirl outfit with a protracted, jewel-encrusted fur coat. So the place was Stefani this yr?
The former “No Doubt” singer is at present on the street along with her husband and fellow “The Voice” coach, Blake Shelton. She posted an Instagram video on the day of the gala with the hashtag #friendsandheroestour, the identify of Shelton’s present tour.
Where Was John Legend?
John Legend and his spouse Chrissy Teigen attended the Met Gala in 2017 however weren’t in attendance this yr. According to Teigen’s Instagram, the pair have been celebrating their 15-year anniversary as a substitute!
“Thank you Yai for taking Luna to her first follow along with her new staff!! I keep in mind you bringing me to mine means again within the day!!! Mom and pa are out celebrating FIFTEEN years collectively, in the present day. Dear lord,” Teigen captioned an Instagram picture of her mom holding her daughter Luna.
“The Voice” returns on Monday, September 20 at 8 p.m. Eastern time on NBC.