Mariah Carey, Macy Gray and Sugar Ray have been added to the lineup of artists strutting their musical stuff at the seventh annual VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards.
The two-hour event, which will also feature performances by Lenny Kravitz, Alicia Keys and John Mellencamp with India.Arie, will be taped Friday at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York and broadcast at 9 p.m. on October 23.
Newly announced special guests and presenters for the event include Nelly Furtado, Moby, Gwyneth Paltrow, Destiny’s Child, Elton John, Jim Carrey, Chris Kattan, Hilary Swank and Tracy Morgan. Previously announced celebrities include Gwen Stefani, Salma Hayek, Lil’ Kim, Sean “P. Diddy” Combs, Renée Zellweger and Gisele (see “Keys, Kravitz, Mellencamp To Perform At VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards” ).
Hotshot designers Kenneth Cole, Carolina Herrera, Tommy Hilfiger, Donna Karan, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta, Kate Spade and Vera Wang will also be on hand.
Awards will be handed out in such categories as Sharply Dressed Man, Stylish Group, Model of the Year, Rebel Designer of the Year, Best Dressed Television Show and Glamorous Newcomer.
The only category with nominees is that of Visionary Video. For that honor, visitors to VH1.com nominated U2 (“Beautiful Day”), Radiohead (“Knives Out”), Fatboy Slim (“Weapon of Choice”), Aerosmith (“Jaded”), Everclear (“AM Radio”), Moby featuring Gwen Stefani (“South Side”) and the Dave Matthews Band (“I Did It”).