From the Jonas Brothers and Jennifer Hudson to Coldplay and Faith Hill, music megastars braved the rain last night in L.A. to pay tribute to MusiCare’s Person of the Year Neil Diamond.
I was there twittering away on the soggy red carpet and also from inside L.A. Convention Center’s West Hall, where 2,200 people not only helped honor Mr. Diamond but also raise money for MusiCares, the recording academy’s program that supports music professionals in financial crises.
Read on for my play-by-play tweets. And remember, if you see some typos or other glitches, that's the way it went down. I've asked our faithful copy editors to let those blips slide in order to capture the real-time flavor of twittering.