Ian Schrager Celebrates The Opening Of His West Hollywood EDITION With Lenny Kravitz + Janelle Monáe

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Ian Schrager and Janelle Monae

Ian Schrager celebrated his first West Coast EDITION property—The West Hollywood EDITION—with a star-studded soirée on Tuesday night.

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Chaka Khan and Lenny Kravitz

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Upon arrival, guests including Janelle Monáe, Quincy Combs, Olivier Martinez, Rocky Barnes, Evan Ross, Olivia Perez, Tommy Dorfman, Dylan McDermott, Marlon Wayans, Brad Goreski, Ru Paul, Nate Ruess, Samantha Ronson and Violet Grey founder Cassandra Grey were welcomed in the hotel’s grand lobby to get a first look at the stunning new Sunset Boulevard property. Guests then headed to a special California-fresh dinner created by head chef, the Michelin-starred John Fraser, in the hotel’s landmark restaurant, Ardor.

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Dylan McDermott

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A second wave of guests arrived for a special cocktail on The Roof, including Lenny Kravitz; Diplo, Susanne Bartsch, Chantel Jeffries, Teddy Quinlivan; Suede Brooks, Jessie Andrews, Salem Mitchell, Natasha Oakley, Alana Hadid, Shaun Ross, George Kotsiopoulos and The Kaplan Twins.

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Rocky Barnes

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Later that night, Sunset, EDITION’s late-night venue opened for yet another wave of guests; who were treated to a performance by disco legend, Chaka Khan, who performed iconic tracks including “Ain’t Nobody” and “I’m Every Woman” along with an all-night set by legendary DJ Harvey.

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Samantha Ronson and Cassandra Grey

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The EDITION is located on the corner of West Sunset Boulevard and North Doheny Drive, where West Hollywood meets Beverly Hills. It features  140 guest rooms and 48 suites with two penthouses, as well as 20 luxury residences and over 6,500 square feet of meeting and event space. The hotel boasts inspiring and sophisticated outlets which include a signature restaurant, lobby lounge, basement club, expansive rooftop pool and a 6-treatment rooms.

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Chaka Khan performs

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The West Hollywood EDITION is located at 9040 West Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, California 90069

The West Hollywood EDITION Opening Party
Quincy Combs

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