About the Show
Thursday, September 17, 2009
VH1 Divas returned to bring together music's most powerful women and greatest performers live on one stage. The show, hosted by performer Paula Abdul, aired live from the Brooklyn Academy of Music Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, New York. Adele, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Hudson, Leona Lewis and Jordin Sparks headlined. Stevie Wonder, India.Arie, Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, Cyndi Lauper and Martina McBride also performed. Presenters included Toni Braxton, Liza Minelli, Corbin Bleu, Lauren Conrad, Kathy Lee Gifford, Kathy Griffin, Keri Hilson, Hoda Kotb and the cast of 'Fame.'