updated 12/17/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 12/17/1990 AT 01:00 AM EST
With wife Lisa Niemi, 32, in tow, Patrick Swayze, 37, showed up at the NAACP Image Awards in L.A. to help honor Ghost co-star Whoopi Goldberg, 41 (left). Goldberg, named NAACP's Entertainer of the Year, gave a lift to her presenter, Raven-Symone, 5, resident imp on The Cosby Show.
At a Billboard awards show held at an L.A. airport hangar, Sinéad O'Connor, 24, who won for "Nothing Compares 2 U," came in what looked like a couture mechanic's outfit. It didn't quite fly.