Star Gazing 1.22.13

ESSENCE.COM Oct, 29, 2012

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Gabrielle Union attends the BET Inaugural Ball at Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe attend the BET Inaugural Ball at Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend the Commander-in-Chief's Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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Jennifer Hudson sings while President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama dance at the Inaugural Ball at the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C. Monday.

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Alicia Keys performs during the Public Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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Stevie Wonder performs during the Inaugural Ball at the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C.

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk the route as the presidential inaugural parade winds through the nation's capital in Washington, D.C.

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Amber Riley performs onstage at the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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Jamie Foxx performs onstage at the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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Morris Chestnut and Mikki Taylor attend The African American Church Inaugural Ball in Washington, D.C.

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MC Lyte attends the Inaugural Ball hosted by BET Networks at Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Kenya Moore attends the Inaugural Ball hosted by BET Networks at Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Rocsi Diaz attends the Inaugural Ball hosted by BET Networks at Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Taraji P. Henson attends the Creative Coalition's 2013 Inaugural Ball at the Harman Center for the Arts in Washington, D.C.

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Tyson Beckford attends the Inaugural Ball hosted by BET Networks at Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

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Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, and Ronnie DeVoe, together known as BBD, perform at the BET Inaugural Gala as part of the "Hennessy V.S Inauguration Takeover" in Washington D.C.

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Rihanna arrives at Greystone Manor in West Hollywood, California.

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Michelle Williams attends the 28th Annual Stellar Awards Press Room at Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Ciara arrives at Dstrkt for her album launch party in London.

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Denzel Washington attends the 'Wetten dass..?' show in Offenburg, Germany.

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Bridget Kelly attends the 2013 BET Networks Inaugural Gala at Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C.

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Ne-Yo arrives at the Versace Spring-Summer 2013 Haute-Couture collection show held at the Espace Centurail in Paris.

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Taye Diggs leaves Good Morning America in NYC.