August 25, 2016  

Adam Lambert to Host 'VH1 Divas' as Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato and Jordin Sparks Set to Perform

November 9, 2012 (3:03 am) GMT
The runner-up of 'American Idol' season 8 is thrilled about his hosting gig for the show that will also feature performances from generations of divas and some special tribute awards.

The ultimate diva event of the year will get some testosterone into its system as pop rocker is confirmed to host "VH1 Divas" on December 16. The show will also feature performances from , , , , and .

This is the "" alum's first appearance in the event and the singer is obviously very excited about his official hosting job. "I'm so thrilled to be hosting VH1 Divas this year," said Lambert in a statement. "I have a feeling it's going to be the most fabulous concert of the year! And LIVE!! Get ready for some amazing performances, killer fashion and fierce divas!"

The huge concert and fashion event will celebrate current and classic divas of dance music. Besides the expected impressive and grand performances on the show, the night will also pay tribute to artists and Donna Summers for their contributions in the music industry. The two divas were frequent performers in the annual event where they appeared several times before their deaths early this year.

The show organizers are expected to announce more big name performers as the event's airing date nears. Like past productions of the concert, this year's show will again benefit VH1's Save the Music Foundation, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping keep music education alive in public schools. "VH1 Divas" will air live on Sunday, December 16 at 9/8c.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Taylor Swift Won't Come to MTV VMAs 2016 as Kanye West Is Given Free Reign on Stage
  2. Lamar Odom Caught Partying With Scantily-Clad Ladies at Strip Club and Smoking Marijuana
  3. Watch First Trailer for Sundance Hit 'Manchester by the Sea' Starring Casey Affleck
  4. I'm Guilty! 'Obsessed' Kim Kardashian Admits She Steals Things From Hotels
  5. Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston Already Have Their First 'Major' Fight - What Is It About?
  6. Is The Flash Coming to 'Big Bang Theory'?
  7. Miley Cyrus Reportedly Pays for Everything in Her Relationship With Liam Hemsworth
  8. Prince William Says He Still Misses Princess Diana Every Day and We Can't Help Tearing Up