*Veteran music and marketing exec Steve Stoute married Lauren Branche Sunday in a ceremony attended by a bunch of celebs, including Beyoncé and Jay Z, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and surprise musical guest Maxwell.
Couples Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz, and LeBron James and Savannah were also at the ceremony, held at Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Tarrytown.
Maxwell revealed on Instagram that he was the evening’s surprise after being called onstage by Nas. They were joined by West, who performed a freestyle. Maxwell wrote, “Enjoy the moment.”
“last night mr. and mrs. steve stoute married! my band and i were the surprise guest included! jay and mrs.beyoncé carter, lebron james and his lovely wife nas and ofcourse kanye who graced the stage as his lovely wife watched on!! ?thank you NAS for making me a part of such a beautiful experience ENJOY THE MOMENT ?
Swizz Beatz posted pictures of himself smoking a cigar in a patterned silk suit and wrote, ‘#cheers & Blessings 2 All.’
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Kardashian Instagrammed two photos of herself in a black caped Valentino gown with Kanye in a black Haider Ackermann suit. In the top photo, she wrote, “What a beautiful wedding! Last photo before we checked in our phones. [Love] to Mr & Mrs Steve Stoute.”
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Stoute is the founder and CEO of brand and marketing firm Translation and a former exec at Interscope/Geffen and Sony who guided the careers of Nas, Mary J Blige, Will Smith and Mariah Carey.