06/29/2011 at 06:00 AM EDT
Meanwhile, at London's Shepherd's Bush Empire Gwyneth Paltrow
cheered from a VIP area as her pal Beyoncé
tore through a powerhouse set while celebrating her new album
. Guests, including a recovering Adele
and Stella McCartney
, sipped Belvedere cocktails as they watched the concert, which featured a mix of covers and new songs, at the intimate venue.