Footage from the revived VH1 Divas Concert has arrived, featuring live performances from young artists, such as Miley Cyrus and Leona Lewis. During the September 17 gig, Miley delivered "Party in the U.S.A", and Leona sang "Happy".
Other headliners also performed their latest singles. Kelly Clarkson entertained concertgoers with "Already Gone", and Jordin Sparks invited audience to dance with "S.O.S. (Let the Music Play)". As for Jennifer Hudson and Adele, both of them brought the first singles from their debut albums. Jennifer came out with "Spotlight", and Adele took the stage with "Hometown Glory".
Beside having individual set, the main performers also made duets with special musical guests which included Sheryl Crow, India.Arie, Stevie Wonder, Martina McBride, Melissa Etheridge and Cyndi Lauper.
Adele and India.Arie collaborated on "Because I Am a Queen", Jordin and Martina joined forces on "Broken Wing", Jennifer and Stevie teamed up on "All in Love Is Fair", Miley and Sheryl made a duet on "If It Makes You Happy", while Kelly and Melissa shared the mic on "Bring Me Some Water".
2009 VH1 Divas Concert took place at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, New York. The gig was hosted by the former judge of "American Idol", Paula Abdul who managed to perform a medley of her hit singles.
Celebrities coming to the concert as presenters were Kathie Lee Gifford, Hoda Kotb, Kathy Griffin, Toni Braxton, Ryan Kwanten, Lauren Conrad, Whitney Port, "Fame" cast (Asher Book, Anna Maria Perez de Tagle, Kherington Payne, Naturi Naughton and Walter Perez) as well as "Real Housewives" stars, which include Bethenny Frankel, Kim Zolciak and Nene Leakes.
Miley Cyrus' performance:
Leona Lewis' performance:
Kelly Clarkson's performance:
Jordin Sparks' performance:
Jennifer Hudson's performance: