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ESSENCE.COM Dec, 16, 2015

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Serena Williams attends the 2015 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year Ceremony at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City. 

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Venus Williams, Oracene Price and Serena Williams attend the 2015 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year Ceremony at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City.

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Venus Williams attends the 2015 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year Ceremony at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City.

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Chanel Iman attends the 2015 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year Ceremony at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City

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Missy Elliot and Pharrell Williams perform at the finale of NBC's The Voice in Universal City, CA.

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Missy Elliot performs at the finale of NBC's The Voice in Universal City, CA.

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Usher and Jordan Smith perform at the finale of NBC's The Voice in Universal City, CA.

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Mariah Carey is seen out in New York City.

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Ray J and Brandy attend the 2015 MBK Entertainment Holiday Concert & Party at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City.  

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Justine Skye attends the 2015 MBK Entertainment Holiday Concert & Party at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City. 

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The Weeknd performs onstage at Philips Arena in Atlanta.  

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Chris Brown arrives at the listening party for his album Royalty at HYDE Sunset: Kitchen + Cocktails in West Hollywood.  

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Leona Lewis arrives at the listening party for Chris Brown's album Royalty at HYDE Sunset: Kitchen + Cocktails in West Hollywood

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Zendaya attends the Premiere of Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm's Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Hollywood.

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Karreuche Tran channels Princess Leia at the Premiere of Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm's 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' in Hollywood.

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James Earl Jones and Aretha Franklin pose backstage at the hit musical The Color Purple on Broadway at The Jacobs Theater in New York City.  

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Jennifer Hudson and Aretha Franklin pose backstage at the hit musical The Color Purple on Broadway at The Jacobs Theater in New York City.  

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Lupita Nyong'o and director JJ Abrams board a customized Star Wars jet after the World Premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, in Hollywood.

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Lupita Nyong'o, John Boyega, Harrison Ford, and the rest of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens cast pose outside their customized Star Wars jet after the World Premiere in Hollywood. 

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Ice Cube, Kevin Hart And Carolina Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton surprise students with a donation at a local Charlotte high school for the holidays in North Carolina.