*Brad Pitt has recruited Rihanna, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg and Spike Lee among others to appear at a charity gala he’s holding in New Orleans to benefit his post-Hurricane Katrina cause, the Make It Right foundation.

The shindig, co-hosted by New Orleans native Ellen DeGeneres, will be held Saturday at the Hyatt Regency on Saturday.  Saints quarterback Drew Brees will co-emcee the music portion of the event.

Other guests and performers include Sheryl Crow, Sean Penn, Kevin Spacey, Spike Lee, Blake Lively, Djimon Hounsou, Chris and Jada Paul, Bennett Miller and Randy Jackson, according to E! News.

For the afterparty, “Parks and Recreation” star Aziz Ansari will host, and Seal and Kanye have been tapped to perform. Emeril Lagasse will cook special New Orleans dishes.

The gala will help raise funds for lower-income housing in the Lower 9th Ward, a neighborhood in New Orleans that was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. They aim to complete 150 houses.

Below, Brangelina and their six kids have already been spotted around New Orleans.

Angelina Jolie with son Pax, and daughters Vivienne (l) and Zahara go to the market in New Orleans (March 11, 2012).