Star Gazing: 1.24.11

Star Gazing: 1.5.11
ESSENCE.COM Jan, 05, 2011

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Joan Smalls works the Paris runway at the Christian Dior Show.

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Nicki Minaj sighted catching the Eurostar to Paris on January 24, 2011 in London, England.

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Jada and Will Smith have a little cuddle time on set for daughter Willow’s new music video in Los Angeles, California.

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Willow Smith films a music video in Los Angeles, California.

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Newark Mayor Cory Booker and actor Forest Whitaker attended the Sundance Film Festival to premiere the second season of “Brick City,” executive produced by Whitaker.

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Blue-eyed soul singer Robin Thicke knows his way around a few instruments. The “Sex Therapy” crooner got down with a conga recently at W Retreat & Spa-Vieques Island for the kick-off of the W Vieques Symmetry Live Unplugged series.

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Usher attends the NRJ Music Awards 2011 on January 22, 2011 in Cannes, France.

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Terrence Howard and his wife Michelle Ghent Howard were spotted at the Nintendo 3DS gifting suite at the Sundance Film Festival.

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Tameka Raymond is no stranger to hard work and entrepreneurship and it was evident when she hosted a Grand Opening for her new business venture, KangaZoom, which is an indoor children’s play and party center located in a suburb of Atlanta.

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Nicki Minaj leaves Studio Valbonne nightclub in London.

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Melanie Fiona at the ITV studios in London.

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Joy Bryant and Sal Masekela attend a Dinner with Bevy Smith event in honor of Bryant and Terrence Howard hosted by Moët & Chandon and The Blackhouse Foundation during the Sundance Festival.

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Jesse Williams and Joy Bryant attend a Dinner with Bevy Smith event in honor of Bryant and Terrence Howard hosted by Moët & Chandon and The Blackhouse Foundation during the Sundance Festival.

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Terrence Howard attends a Dinner with Bevy Smith event in honor of Joy Bryant and Terrence Howard hosted by Moët & Chandon and The Blackhouse Foundation during the Sundance Festival.

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Danny Glover and Bevy Smith attend a Dinner with Bevy Smith event in honor of Bryant and Terrence Howard hosted by Moët & Chandon and The Blackhouse Foundation during the Sundance Festival.

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Nicki Minaj arrives at the Landmark hotel in London.

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Ne-Yo performs on stage on January 22, 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Kerry Washington, in an Herve Leger dress and Rene Caovilla shoes, arrives at the 22nd Annual Producers Guild Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 22, 2011 Los Angeles.

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Nikki Manaj rocking her luxe leather out and about in London.

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Terrell Owens attends the Oakley Learn to Ride Fueled by Muscle Milk and Lounge on January 22, 2011 in Park City, Utah.

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“Parenthood” star Joy Bryant attends the Oakley Learn to Ride Fueled by Muscle Milk and Lounge on January 22, 2011 in Park City, Utah.

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Harry Belafonte attends ‘The Last Mountain’ premiere party at The Yard during the 2011 Park City on January 22, 2011 in Park City, Utah.

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Model Alek Wek struts her stuff in Manhattan.

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Chad Ochocinco and Trey Songz celebrate Chad’s birthday at Mansion in NYC.

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Chad Ochocinco and his fiance Evelyn Lozada celebrate Chad’s birthday.

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Keri Hilson arrives at the Hennessy Black launch party for the Samsung 4G LTE mobile phone at the Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery in Atlanta, GA.

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Keri Hilson performed at the Hennessy Black launch party for the Samsung 4G LTE mobile phone at the Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery in Atlanta, GA.

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Jennifer Hudson poses in front of a five-foot-tall bronze ‘Admiral Donald Duck’ statue in the atrium of the new ‘Disney Dream’ cruise ship on January 19, 2011 in Port Canaveral, Florida.

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NeNe Leakes gets physical with host Nate Berkus for a new segment on his show called “Nate’s Road Test.”

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Brandy celebrates her brother Ray J’s 30th Birthday at a private dinner.

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Ray J celebrates his 30th Birthday at a private dinner.

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Actor Don Cheadle attends “The Guard” Premiere during the 2011 Sundance Film Festival at the Egyptian Theatre on January 20, 2011 in Park City, Utah.

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Diahann Carroll attends the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame Committee’s 20th Annual Induction Gala held at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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Nia Long attended a private media screening of the indie flick ‘MOOZ-LUM’ last night at the Eventi Hotel in New York City.

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Nia Long and FREE attended a private media screening of the indie flick ‘MOOZ-LUM’ last night at the Eventi Hotel in New York City.

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Nicki Minaj rocking her over-the-top style in London, England.

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Diddy attends the launch party for Dirty Money new album ‘Last Train To Paris’ at The Pigalle Club on January 20, 2011 in London, England.

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Chad Ochocinco and his fiance Evelyn Lozada celebrate the birthday boy.

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Rachel Roy attends a screening of ‘No Strings Attached’ in NYC.

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Gabourey Sidibe attends a screening of ‘No Strings Attached’ in NYC.

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Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy and Michael Pena on the set of the"Tower Heist" in Manhattan.

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Kalenna Harper, Diddy and Dawn Richards sign copies of the Diddy Dirty Money single ‘Coming Home’ at HMV, Oxford Street on January 20, 2011 in London.

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CNN journalist and author Soledad O’Brien attends the ESSENCE Music Festival 2011 Sponsor Summit on January 19, 2011 in New York City.

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Looking fierce and fab, Perri “Pebbles” Reid attends the ESSENCE Music Festival 2011 Sponsor Summit on January 19, 2011 in New York City.

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Tank performs songs from his new album “Now or Never” at the ESSENCE Music Festival 2011 Sponsor Summit on January 19, 2011 in New York City at Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster in Harlem.

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Chef Marcus Samuelsson welcomes the ESSENCE Music Festival 2011 Sponsor Summit on January 19, 2011 at his new hot spot The Red Rooster in Harlem. The mac and greens were so good.

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Sandra Bullock and her son Louis run some errands in NYC.

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Janet Jackson arrives at LAX Airport on January 19.

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Diddy arriving at the ITV Studios in London.

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Sasha attends a State Arrival ceremony for Chinese President Hu Jintao on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, January 19, 2011.

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Kaleena Richard and Dawn Richard arriving at BBC Maida Vale Studios on January 20, 2011 in London, England.

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Rihanna arriving at Las Palmas Nightclub in Hollywood, California.

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Jay-Z attends the Utah Jazz vs New Jersey Nets game at the Prudential Center on January 19, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey.

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Terrell Owens attends the Terrell Owens Speak Easy Soiree at The Blind Barber on January 19, 2011 in New York City.

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Estelle performs at Salon Millesime on January 19, 2011 in New York City.

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Ne-Yo and L.A. Reid attend Salon Millesime on January 19, 2011 in New York City.

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Nick Cannon and Cody Simpson celebrate Cody Simpson’s 14th birthday party at the Santa Monica Pier in Los Angeles, California.

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The Travolta’s and Whitaker’s out on a double date at Mr. Chow in L.A.

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Nicki Minaj sighted at the Dorchester Hotel on January 20, 2011 in London, England.

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Vanessa Williams looked chic last night at the premiere of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3.’ Vanessa wore a kimono sleeve jumpsuit with waist tie from the Catherine Malandrino collection.

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Jennifer Hudson, Bob Iger and Tom Staggs outside the new Disney cruise ship in Florida.

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Sherri Sheperd celebrates the 89th birthday of Betty White.

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Prince sang “I Love You But I Don’t Trust You Anymore” to Leighton Meester on stage at Madison Square Garden.

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Diddy at the ITV studios in London.

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Nia Long and model Bria Murphy attend the Dark and Lovely announcement of Bria Murphy as the new global brand ambassador at Juliet Supper Club on January 18, 2011 in New York City.

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Nicole Murphy, Model Bria Murphy, Actor Eddie Murphy and Shayne Murphy attend the Dark and Lovely annoucement of Bria Murphy as the new global brand ambassador at Juliet Supper Club on January 18, 2011 in New York City.

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Tyson Beckford attends the Dark and Lovely announcement of Bria Murphy as the new global brand ambassador at Juliet Supper Club on January 18, 2011 in New York City.

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Nicki Minaj seen arriving at Londons Heathrow Airport.

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Steve Harvey promotes his new book ‘Straight Talk, No Chaser’ at Borders on January 18, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Marvin Sapp accepts the Stellar Award for Artist of the Year at the 26th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards at The Grand Ole Opry on January 15, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Kirk Franklin and son Caziah attend the 26th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards at The Grand Ole Opry on January 15, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Omari Hardwick attends the 26th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards at The Grand Ole Opry on January 15, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee.

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President Barack Obama holds First Lady Michelle Obama as they leave after having dinner at The Source restaurant in Washington, DC.

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Flo Rida and Eva Pigford Marcille attend Lebron James’ 29th birthday in Miami.

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LeBron James and Dwyane Wade attend Lebron’s 29th birthday in Miami.

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Rocsi Diaz, Rachel Roy and Gabrielle Union attend Lebron James’ 29th birthday party in Miami.

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Elise Neal dancing her way into Katsuya in L.A.

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Jurnee Smollett at the LA Clippers game in L.A.

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Matt Kemp of the LA Dodgers at the Clippers game in downtown Los Angeles, California.

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Mekhi Phifer filmed a PSA for Children’s Miracle Network while visiting the Giving Lounge hosted by the Give Back Hollywood Foundation on January 14 at the London Hotel in West Hollywood.

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Sanaa Lathan arrives at the 2011 InStyle/Warner Brothers Golden Globes Party at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Raven-Symoné arrives at the 2011 InStyle/Warner Brothers Golden Globes Party at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Diddy attends HBO’s Post 2011 Golden Globe Awards Party held at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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“True Blood” star Rutina Wesley attends HBO’s Post 2011 Golden Globe Awards Party held at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Jennifer Lopez and Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid arrive at the FOX 2011 Golden Globes after party at 9900 Wilshire Blvd on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Blair Underwood and Desiree DaCosta attend NBCUniversal/Focus Features Golden Globes Viewing and party sponsored by Chrysler held at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Seal flaunts his sexy smile alongside wife Heidi Klum on the red carpet of the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

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Access Hollywood’s Shaun Robinson sparkles in Oday Shakar on the Golden Globes red carpet.

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Gabourey Sidibe arrives in a glittering, lilac patterned gown at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

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LL Cool J and his beautiful wife Simone Johnson at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills.

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Alicia Keys presented “Black Swan” during the Golden Globes at the Beverly Hilton International Ballroom on January 16, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Amber Riley looks amazing in her chic silver gown at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards. “Glee” won Best Comedy TV series.

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Halle Berry rocks the red carpet like no other in this flirty corseted black mini dress with chiffon overlay and blinged-out Harry Winston bracelets. Halle was nominated for Best Actress for her latest film, “Frankie & Alice.”

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Vanessa Williams evokes Old Hollywood glamor in this fierce one-shoulder sequined gown.

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Robin Thicke performs at the Tropicana Casino on January 15, 2011 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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Braylon Edwards #17 of the New York Jets does a flip in celebration of the Jets 17-16 win over the Indianapolis Colts during their 2011 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium on January 8, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Mary J Blige performs at Grand Peace Palace in Kyung Hee University on January 16, 2011 in Seoul, South Korea.

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John Legend and Chrissy Teigen celebrate John Legend’s birthday at Haze Nightclub in Aria at CityCenter on January 15, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Actress Rashida Jones attends the Art Of Elysium ‘Heaven’ Gala 2011 at The California Science Center Exposition Park on January 15, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Nicole Richie arrives at Art Of Elysium’s 4th Annual ‘Heaven’ Charity Gala at California Science Center’s Wallis Annenberg Building on January 15, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Ray J celebrating his 30th birthday at Pure night club in Las Vegas.

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Brandy attends Ray J’s 30th birthday at Pure night club in Las Vegas.

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Anika Noni Rose poses for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Boris Kodjoe poses for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Gabrielle Union hosts the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Cicely Tyson poses for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Keyshia Cole poses for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Trey Songz poses for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Gabrielle Union poses for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Britt Loren and Jamie Foxx pose for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Iman and Zulekha Haywood pose for photographers on the red carpet during the 4th Annual BET Honors at the Warner Theatre on January 15, 2011 in Washington, DC.

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Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe get hot and heavy at the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Jamie Foxx was focused at the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Celebrity stylist and star of “The Real Housewives of D.C.” Paul Wharton at The Hennessy BET Honors Party at the Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Singer Marsha Ambrosius at the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Philadelphia Eagles Linebacker LeSean McCoy
attended the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Cedric the Entertainer attends the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Hill Harper and his mother attend at the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Buffalo Bills Linebacker Aaron Maybin of chills at the Hennessy BET Honors Party at The Park in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2011.

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Derek Luke and wife arrive at the 2011 Independent Spirit Awards Filmmaker Grant and Nominee Brunch at BOA Steakhouse on January 15, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Djimon Hounsou, Kimora Lee and Terrence Howard attend the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards Filmmakers Grant and Nominee Brunch sponsored by Piaget at BOA Steakhouse on January 15, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.

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Rapper Game and El DeBarge teamed up to do a commercial for the Italian automobile company.

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Pastor Shirley Caesar at the 12th Annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Awards Luncheon on January 14 in Nashville.

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Trinitee 5:7 get glam at the 12th Annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Awards Luncheon on January 14 in Nashville.

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Kim Burrell performs at at the 12th Annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Awards Luncheon on January 14 in Nashville.

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Ledisi sings at the 12th Annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Awards Luncheon on January 14 in Nashville.

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Vanessa Williams attends the BAFTA Los Angeles Awards Season Tea in Association with The Four Seasons and Bombay Sapphire at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles on January 15, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Keri Hilson performs onstage during the 16th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Keri Hilson and LaLa Vazquez arrive at the 16th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Christine Teigen and John Legend arrive at the 16th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Amber Rose arrives at the 16th Annual Critics Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 14, 2011 in Hollywood, California.

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Kimora Lee Simmons and Djimon Hounsou leave BOA Steakhouse in L.A.

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Tisha Campbell-Martin and her son at the 2011 Boom Boom Room Gifting Suite in Los Angeles.

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Lil Kim out at Quo nightclub in New York City.

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Yvette Nicole Brown arrived at the NBC Universal Press Tour All-Star Party in Pasadena, California.

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Eva Marcille attends the Griddle Cafe’s Red Velvet Pancake Mix Launch.

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Djimon Hounsou strolls the backstreets of Beverly Hills.

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La La Vasquez pumps gas into her supercharged Range Rover in LA.

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Nene Leakes stops by the ESSENCE office on January 14.

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Nene Leakes stops by the ESSENCE office on January 14.

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Tatyana Ali stops by ESSENCE office in NYC.

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Tatyana Ali stops by the ESSENCE office in NYC.

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Kelly Price Stops by the ESSENCE office in NYC.

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Nene Leakes arrives to the ‘Jimmy Fallon Show’ in New York City.

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Jay Tucker and actress Niecy Nash arrive at the Bvlgari private event honoring Simon Fuller and Paul Haggis to benefit Save The Children and Artists For Peace and Justice at the home of Ron Burkle on January 13, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Marsha Ambrosius visits BET’s ‘106 & Park’ at BET Studios on January 13, 2011 in New York City.

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Ricky Whittle from ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ out and about in London.

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Pauletta Pearson Washington attends the ‘Love, Loss, and What I Wore’ 500th performance celebration at B Smith’s Restaurant on January 13, 2011 in New York City.

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Drake performs a sold out show at Manchester Apollo on January 13, 2011 in Manchester, England.

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Patti LaBelle shops for handbags in Beverly Hills.

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Amar’e Stoudemire outside ‘The Late Show With David Letterman’ in New York City.

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Zoe Saldana leaving Red O restaurant in West Hollywood.

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ommon shows up to the LA Clippers game at the Staples Center in Downtwon Los Angeles, CA.

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Kimberly Elise and 50 Cent attend the 42nd NAACP nominations in LA.

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Kimberly Elise and Sanaa Lathan attendthe 42nd NAACP Image Awards Nomination Press Conference at The Paley Center for Media on January 12, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Smokey Robinson and Curtis ‘50 Cent’ Jackson attend the 42nd NAACP Image Awards nomination announcement and press conference at The Paley Center for Media on January 12, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.

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Rihanna outside The Staples Center where she attended an NBA game.

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Halley Berry and Nahla go to Sweet Lady Jane to buy some pastries in West Hollywood, CA.

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Rihanna attends the game between the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles, California.

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Angela Simmons walks through The Grove after doing some shopping.

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Kimora Lee Simmons walks through The Grove in West Hollywood.

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Vivica A. Fox and Omar White out in Miami.

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Zoe Saldana arrives to the premiere of New Films Cinema’s ‘Burning Palms’ on January 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Tia Mowry visits ESSENCE.com.

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The cast of “The Game” visits ESSENCE.com.

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Coby Bell visits ESSENCE.com.

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Pooch Hall visits ESSENCE.com.

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Wendy Raquel Robinson visits ESSENCE.com.

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Hosea Chanchez visits ESSENCE.com.

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Pooch Hall and Tia Mowry visit ESSENCE.com.

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Omar Epps arrives at the FOX Winter All Star Party in L.A.

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Michael Strahan and Nicole Murphy arrive at Zac Efron’s Home Foundation Celebrity Video Game Challenge in L.A.

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Drake performs at Manchester Apollo in Manchester, England

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Amber Rose and her sister Theany looking at customised cars at Platinum Motorsports in Los Angeles.

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George Lopez and Will i am at the LA Lakers game.

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Tia Mowry and Pooch Hall attend BET’s ‘The Game’ launch event at Butter on January 11, 2011 in New York City.

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Dennis Haysbert and Howard Gordon arrive at Barnes & Noble at The Grove in Los Angeles.

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Sherri Shepherd, guest, Terrence J., Pooch Hall, Hosea Chanchez, Tia Mowry, Wendy Raquel Robinson, and Coby Bell attend BET’s “The Game” launch event at Butter on January 11, 2011 in New York City.

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Sherri Shepherd attends BET’s ‘The Game’ launch event at Butter on January 11, 2011 in New York City.

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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend attend the 2011 National Board of Review of Motion Pictures Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on January 11, 2011 in New York City.

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Ludacris and Eudoxie arrive at the premiere of ‘No Strings Attached’ in Los Angeles.

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Ashton Kutcher, Natalie Portman and Chris Bridges aka Ludacris arrive at Paramount Pictures’ ‘No Strings Attached’ premiere at Regency Village Theater on January 11, 2011 in Westwood, California.

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Jennifer Lopez speaks onstage during the ‘American Idol’ panel at the FOX Broadcasting Company portion of the 2011 Winter TCA press tour held at the Langham Hotel on January 11, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Kerry Washington attends the 2010 New York Film Critics Circle Awards at Crimson on January 10, 2011 in New York City.

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Coby Bell, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Pooch Hall, Tia Mowry, and Hosea Chanchez attend BET’s ‘The Game’ cast meet & greet at the Tribeca Grand Hotel on January 10, 2011 in New York City.

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Actress Tisha Campbell-Martin speaks at Disney ABC Television Group’s TCA ‘Winter Press Tour’ Panel in Pasadena, California.

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Desiree Rogers introduces Rahm Emanuel at the House Of Blues Chicago on January 10, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Jennifer Hudson performs at the House Of Blues Chicago on January 10, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Actress Garcelle Beauvais arrives at Columbia Pictures’ ‘The Green Hornet’ premiere at Graumans Chinese Theatre on January 10, 2011 in Hollywood, California.

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Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth and actor Michael Clarke Duncan arrive at Columbia Pictures’ ‘The Green Hornet’ premiere at Graumans Chinese Theatre on January 10, 2011 in Hollywood, California.

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Tichina Arnold, Dawn Haynes and Norwood Young arrive at a memorial service for singer Teena Marie at Forest Lawn-Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles.

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Queen Latifah arrives at a memorial service for singer Teena Marie at Forest Lawn-Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles.

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Janet Jackson arriving at Los Angeles Court House for a preliminary hearing regarding the death of Michael Jackson.

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Tia Mowry of ‘The Game’ depart ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ in Manhattan.

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Pooch Hall of ‘The Game’ depart ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ in Manhattan.

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Wendy Raquel Robinson and Marco Perkins of ‘The Game’ depart ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ in Manhattan.

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Vivica A. Fox sailing with friends in Barbados.

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Ginuwine and daughter Cypress Lee attend Cypress Lee’s sweet sixteen bash at Eden in Washington, D.C.

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Zoe Saldana arrives at Audi and Designer J. Mendel’s Kick Off Celebration of Golden Globe Week 2011 at Cecconi’s Restaurant on January 9, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Loretta Devine arrives at Audi and Designer J. Mendel’s Kick Off Celebration of Golden Globe Week 2011 at Cecconi’s Restaurant on January 9, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Diahann Carroll arrives at the 2011 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala at the Palm Springs Convention Centre on January 8, 2011 in Palm Springs, California.

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Rashida Jones arrives at the 2011 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala at the Palm Springs Convention Centre on January 8, 2011 in Palm Springs, California.

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Common hosts and performs at Vanity Nightclub’s first anniversary party, Las Vegas, NV.

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Gabourey Sidibe attends the New Jersey Nets game on January 8, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

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Denzel Washington, Ciara and Spike Lee attend a game between the New York Knicks and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 9, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Denzel Washington and will.i.am chatting at halftime of the Lakers game.

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Dr. Dre attends a game between the New York Knicks and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 9, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Rihanna leaving The Cut in Beverly Hills.

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Chris Brown goes to My Studio Nightclub in L.A.

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Wyclef Jean performs onstage during the ‘Black in Latin America’ panel at the PBS portion of the 2011 Winter TCA press tour in Pasadena, California.

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Donna Summer performs onstage during the ‘Great Performances: Hitman Returns – David Foster & Friends’ panel at the PBS portion of the 2011 Winter TCA press tour in Pasadena, California.

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Gladys Knight attends the 2011 24K Club Banquet at the Grand Ballroom at The Waldorf-Astoria on January 8, 2011 in New York City.

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Halle Berry exits Toast restaurant in West Hollywood, CA.

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Little J, Trey Songz and Jae Millz the attend a party at in Miami Beach, Florida.

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Christina Milian for lunch in Los Angeles, California.

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Brandy and Terrance J pose at BET’s “The Game” And “Let’s Stay Together” Los Angeles Premiere in Los Angeles, California.

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Toni Braxton of show “Braxton Family Values” attends the WE tv Winter 2011 TCA Panel at the Langham Hotel on January 7, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Drake performs on stage at Hammersmith Apollo on January 7, 2011 in London, England.

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Jennifer Hudson attends the 9th Annual GEM Awards at Cipriani 42nd Street on January 7, 2011 in New York City.

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Sean Combs attends a game between the New Orleans Hornets and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 7, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Henry Samuel, Seal and Leni Samuel attend a game between the New Orleans Hornets and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 7, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Angela stops by the ESSENCE office on January 7.

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Angela and Vanessa Simmons stop by the ESSENCE office on January 7.

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Vanessa Simmons stops by the ESSENCE office on January 7.

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Angela Simmons stopped by the ESSENCE office on January 7.

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Angela and Vanessa Simmons stop by the ESSENCE office on January 7.

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Keri Hilson attends Cricket Wireless ‘Muve Music’ Mobil Unit event in Las Vegas, Nevada

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Tracie Thoms attends the premiere of “Hair” in Los Angeles.

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Queen Latifah attends the 2011 January Turner TCA at The Langham Hotel on January 6, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Toni Braxton attends the 2011 January Turner TCA at The Langham Hotel on January 6, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Rihanna arrives at Fred Segal in Los Angeles, California.

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Mariah Carey out and about in L.A.

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50 Cent hosted a press conference for Sleek Audio at the Consumer Electronics Show.

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Gayle King arrives at OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s 2011 TCA Winter Press Tour Cocktail Party at the Horseshoe Gardens at the Langham Hotel on January 6, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Oprah Winfrey arrives at OWN: Oprah Winfrey 2011 TCA Winter Press Tour Cocktail Party at the Horseshoe Gardens at the Langham Hotel on January 6, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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John Legend and Christine Teigen celebrated John’s 28th birthday in NYC.

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Garcelle Beauvais attends the 2011 January Turner TCA at The Langham Hotel on January 6, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Regina King arrives at Mr. Chow restaurant in Beverly Hills.

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Raven-Symone arrives at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Tatyana Ali and Niecy Nash attend the TV One Winter 2011 TCA Panel at the Langham Hotel on January 5, 2011 in Pasadena, California.

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Chad Ochocinco and his new fiancee Evelyn Lozada arrive at Miami International Airport.

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Ciara on a jet ski in Miami, Florida.

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Beverly Johnson arrives at COVERGIRL 50th Anniversary Celebration at BOA Steakhouse on January 5, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.

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Jesse Williams arrives at COVERGIRL 50th Anniversary Celebration at BOA Steakhouse on January 5, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.

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Amber Riley arrives at COVERGIRL Cosmetics’ 50th Anniversary Party at BOA Steakhouse on January 5, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.

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Taylor Swift, TV personality Ellen DeGeneres, and actresses Queen Latifah and Dania Ramirez arrive at COVERGIRL 50th Anniversary Celebration at BOA Steakhouse on January 5, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.

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Janet Jackson arrives for the second day of the preliminary hearing for Dr Conrad Murray on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Selita Ebanks attends the New Jersey Nets game at the Prudential Center on January 5, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey.

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Gayle King on her way to an interview at The Grove in Los Angeles, California.

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Ciara heads home after a holiday in Miami.

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Host Queen Latifah and TV personality Kim Kardashian backstage at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Queen Latifah backstage at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Kylie Jenner, Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner arrive at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Actress Vanessa Williams arrives at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Raven-Symone arrives at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Tiffany Hines arrives at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Actor Taye Diggs and actress Kate Walsh arrive at the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Queen Latifah speaks onstage during the 2011 People’s Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 5, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.

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Ciara and puppy went shopping in Miami.

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Shawn Wayans and Marlon Wayans spotted on the Beach in South America.

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Beyonce was leaving a meeting in NYC in her biker gear.

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Keri Hilson visits the ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ at the Ed Sullivan Theater on January 4, 2011 in New York City.

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LaLa Vazquez with son at Kourtney Kardashian son Mason Dash Disick’s 1st birthday party.

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Queen Latifah appears on ‘The Tonight Show With Jay Leno’ to talk about hosting the People’s Choice Awards for the 5th time and promote her new film ‘The Dilemma.’

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Nicole Richie departs a gym in Los Angeles, California.

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Tika Sumpter and Chace Crawford on the set of ‘Gossip Girl’ on January 4, 2011 in New York City.

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President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and daughters Malia and Sasha returns to the White House in Washington, after a family vacation in Hawaii.

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Halle Berry out and about in Pacific Palisades, CA.

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Kimora Lee Simmons swimming with sharks while on holiday in Bora Bora.

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Mel B stops by a restaurant after a workout in West Hollywood.

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Shaquille O’Neal and Nicole ‘Hoopz’ Alexander visit ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ at the Ed Sullivan Theater on January 4, 2011 in New York City.

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La La Vazquez out in her gym gear after a workout in Beverly Hills.

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Keri Hilson arriving at ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ in New York City.

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Alicia Keys walking after working out at the gym in New York City.

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Kayne West arrives at the Mercer Hotel in New York City.

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Chris Brown is seen departing Richmond Airport in Richmond, Virginia.

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Judith Jamison Farewell Performance at New York City Center on January 2, 2011.

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Jay-Z takes a stroll in Manhattan on January 03, 2011 and signs some autographs along the way.

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Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice arrives in Miami for a golf tournament.