Diddy hosted an “epic” 50th birthday bash at his Beverly Hills mansion on Saturday evening, sources completely informed Page Six. The past A-list visitor listing included Jay Z, Beyonce, Leonardo DiCaprio, Dr. Dre, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West — plus Kardashian’s ex Ray J — and others. Mary J. Blige was a shock performer.
Guests had been invited through audio message from supermodel Naomi Campbell. “On the audio, she said, ‘You’re invited to Diddy 50… only come with dancing shoes and good vibes,” a visitor informed Page Six.
The hip hop mogul turned 50 on Nov. 4, however an insider informed us he rescheduled his celebration 3 times as a result of he needed to additionally commemorate the late Kim Porter’s birthday. She died final 12 months and would have turned 49 on Sunday. Diddy additionally threw an early birthday celebration for his or her twin daughters, Jesse and D’Lila, the evening earlier than.
A visitor stated of the 50th birthday bash, “It was an emotional evening. [Gospel singer] Marvin Sapp sang Puffy’s favorite spiritual song, ‘Never Would Have Made It.’ Puffy got real emotional.” The celebration began at round 9 p.m. and visitors loved cocktails by the pool. We’re informed Snoop Dogg was one of many first to reach on the starry bash the place the gang additionally finally included Kevin Hart, Wiz Khalifa, Tyler Perry, Queen Latina, Tracey Ellis Ross, Taraji P. Henson, Jermaine Dupri, Usher, Tyra Banks, Swizz Beatz, Nelly, Doug E. Fresh, The Weeknd and Post Malone.
“It was definitely the first time exes Ray-J and Kim had been in the same room in a while,” a spy noticed. “The Carters [Jay-Z and Beyonce] and the Wests were in the same section and said hello,” a spy informed us.
At round 11 p.m. a tent opened up the place Diddy’s Uptown Records mentor, Andre Harrell, introduced shock performer Blige. She carried out a string of her hits — many produced by Diddy — for over an hour. “There’s so much history there and everyone was into Mary. [Diddy’s] three daughters were dancing. Jay Z and Beyonce were watching. It was incredible,” a supply stated.
Toasts had been then made by Diddy’s sons, and Usher — who was mentored and produced by Diddy early within the crooner’s profession. The starry gathering all sang “Happy Birthday.”
DJ Cassidy then spun tunes together with the music mogul’s hits “Victory” and “All About the Benjamins” because the celebration raged on. At round 1a.m. Diddy received on the mike, and the occasion ended at round 5a.m.
“Lil Kim and Mary were still dancing and Snoop and Khalifa were still smoking weed. It was an epic and long night,” the supply stated. Pharrell Williams was “dancing all night, too.”