Star Gazing 12.7.12

ESSENCE.COM Oct, 29, 2012

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Zoe Saldana attends the Children's Defense Fund's 22nd annual 'Beat the Odds' Awards at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

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Chanel Iman attends the Keep A Child Alive's Black Ball Redux 2012 at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Alicia Keys attends the Keep A Child Alive's Black Ball Redux 2012 at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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President Barack Obama sings a Christmas song with his daughters Malia and Sasha, First Lady Michelle Obama, Neil Patrick Harris and Rico Rodriguez during the annual lighting of the National Christmas tree in Washington, D.C.

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Jennifer Hudson and Alicia Keys perform on stage during Black Ball Redux at The Apollo Theater in New York City.

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Michael Strahan, atop of the Empire State Building with his twin daughters Isabella and Sophia, lit it green in honor of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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Jordin Sparks was one of the celebrities on hand to celebrate the Grand Opening of 'New Fantasyland' at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

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Kelly Rowland attends TW Steel standalone boutique opening ceremony in Hong Kong.

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Gayle King attends the Keep A Child Alive's Black Ball Redux 2012 at The Apollo Theater in New York City.