Fashion Rocks is an annual international charity fundraiser event which features fashions by the world's top designers being presented to live performances by popular music acts. The event marries fashion and music, helping to celebrate the start of New York Fashion Week. The two-hour event was hosted by Ryan Seacrest. It aired lived from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on September 9, 2014 on CBS. This was the first time the show aired lived on the network since 2008. Nicki Minaj was one of the performers of the night, performing "Anaconda".