Stevie performs at Spirit of Life gala

Stevie schmoozes with Interscope Records Chairman Jimmy Iovine at City of Hope's Spirit of Life fundraising gala. (Cohen/Wire Image)
Stevie schmoozes with Interscope Records Chairman Jimmy Iovine at City of Hope’s Spirit of Life fundraising gala. (Cohen/Wire Image)

On Wednesday, Stevie attended City of Hope’s annual Spirit of Life benefit, which, this year, honored Universal Music Group Chairman and CEO Doug Morris.

SANTA MONICA, CA — On October 15, Stevie performed at City of Hope’s “Spirit of Life” fundraising gala at the Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, CA., honoring Universal Music Group Chairman and CEO Doug Morris for his contributions to the community and music industry. The event also paid tribute to Motown. Stevie covered “Love Is Like an Itching in My Heart,” a song originally performed by the Supremes. 

Morris received the 2008 Spirit of Life Award for this philanthropic efforts. The fundraising event raised nearly $10 million for the City of Hope cancer research and treatment center in the Los Angeles area.

Read more:
Stars raise nearly $10 million for City of Hope (FMQB)
Morris receives City of Hope Award (Billboard)
City of Hope has its mojo working (Los Angeles Times)