It's Friday, a time to reflect on your busy work week. Too bad you couldn't spend it at the beach or aboard a private yacht like Jay-Z and Beyonce. But it's okay, we couldn't either. This week we watched as the first family took a weekend break to Panama City, Florida, the mysterious Lauryn Hill made an appearance in New York City and T.I. and Michael Ealy partied in Vegas. Take a look back at the week in pictures...

Essence.com
Aug, 20, 2010

mary-j-blige-john-legend-425.jpg It's Friday, a time to reflect on your busy work week. Too bad you couldn't spend it at the beach or aboard a private yacht like Jay-Z and Beyonce. But it's okay, we couldn't either. This week we watched as the first family took a weekend break to Panama City, Florida, the mysterious Lauryn Hill made an appearance in New York City and T.I. and Michael Ealy partied in Vegas. Take a look back at the week in pictures.