It's not easy to find real friends in the super competitive entertainment business. So when you come across a loyal friend, you hold on tight proving that no matter how rich or famous you are, a genuine circle of friends is key to success. That's why we love how celebs like Brandy and Niecy Nash, Melanie Fiona and Estelle continually celebrate their friendships on social media. See how our favorite famous besties toast their bonds.
Taraji P. Henson, Regina Hall, Gabrielle Union, Megan Goode and Lala Anthony were already friends before joining the cast of Think Like a Man Too.
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These two are inseparable...especially on Instagram. Niecy Nash plays big sister to Brandy. "God has blessed me with such an amazing friend and sister," said Brandy.
Monica gets some brotherly love from longtime friend Usher at the So So Def 20th Anniversary party.
Kevin Hart, Boris Kodjoe and Denzel Washington indulge in some guy time together. "Great talk with Denzel," wrote Hart.
"Happy Birthday to my brotha Kanye!" tweeted Nas as they celebrated Mr. West's 36th birthday in New York City.
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Kelly, Beyonce and Michelle reunite and they aren't afraid to bring out their inner kid while hanging out in DC.
Double trouble! Lala and Kelly are all over each other's instagram feeds taking tons of classic bff shots.
Real Housewives of Atlanta pals Nene Leakes and Cynthia Bailey hang out at Jamie Foxx's party.
Fantasia likes to refer to Missy Elliot as her "big sis."
Photo by Fantasia/ Instagram
Besties Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah shoot promos for Latifah's new talk show. "Wearing my Executive Producer hat, standing beside the next daytime talk show superstar," wrote Pinkett SMith.
They may not be identical, but best friends Janelle Monae and Erykah Badu call each other twin.
Tichina Arnold considers Nicole Murphy one of her "homegirls."
Photo by Tichina Arnold/ Instagram
Tika Sumpter calls Lance Gross on of her "sweet and talented" friends.
Photo by Tika Sumpter/ Instagram
Singers Melanie Fiona and Estelle are the best of buds, on and off Twitter. The two pals recently hung out at a party for Melanie in Los Angeles. “Always love seeing my Estelle,” wrote Melanie.
Who knew that Erykah Badu and Campbell were BFF's? "Hanging with my girl," Tisha tweeted. "Love her!"
Though they weren’t in Destiny’s Child together, Michelle Williams and LeToya Luckett are close friends who always share the love on Twitter. LeToya shared this pic of herself, Michelle, makeup artist AJ Crimson and singer Dawn Richard, on their way to the BET Awards.
Drink to that! “My liver is on strike,” wrote Gabrielle Union to pal Tracee Ellis Ross after way too many cocktails during a night out on the town.
“Friends since the 80s,” wrote Keisha Knight Pulliam to Tatyana Ali after a night out in Los Angeles.
Check out these sorority sisters. Vanessa Bell Calloway and Star Jones are pretty in pink, the signature color of their AKA sorority, during the Kentucky Derby. “Hanging with my bestie,” wrote Star.
Sherri Shepherd’s circle of friends includes Niecy Nash and Yvette Nicole Brown. Here the besties celebrate Sherri and Niecy turn on TV Land’s Soul Man. “Love when friends like @YvetteNBrown come to support!” wrote Sherri. “Love you ’Vette!”
NeNe Leakes praised her girl Mary J. Blige for giving her great advice. “I love u Mary 4 holding me down,” she wrote.
Atlanta stars Kandi Burruss, Rasheeda and Toya Wright are a fixture on each other's Instagram feeds.