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New Orleans, Here & Now: Two Cities (12:59)

Two Cities tells the story of two cities, their shared and separate cultural identities, and a man and his wife who embody what it means to be part of the displaced New Orleans population in Houston.

Jordin Sparks stops by ESSENCE to talk about her promote the new single, Double Tap.
Watch This Week’s Episode of ‘ESSENCE Live’ Featuring Jordin Sparks (34:59)

On this week's episode: Jordin Sparks dishes on working with Babyface and how she met her beau Sage the Gemini, we discuss the success of Straight Outta Compton, celebrity stylist Chuck Amos talks big hair, we reveal why we can't wait for season two of Empire and more!

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7 Things We're Talking About (6:21)

From Dr. Dre's apology to the "women he has hurt" to Kelis' beautiful baby bump, here's what has us talking.