Star Gazing: 5.21.12

Star Gazing: 5.21.12
ESSENCE.COM May, 20, 2012

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Jordin Sparks poses in the press room at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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India Arie arrives at The Andrew Young Foundation’s celebration of the 80th birthday of Andrew Young at The Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Usher arrives at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

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First Lady Michelle Obama waits to greet NATO leaders’ spouses during an event at the Gary Comer Youth Center in Chicago.

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President Barack Obama throws a football at Soldier Field following the NATO Summit working dinner in Chicago, Illinois.

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Wyclef Jean, Harry Belafonte, and Boris Kodjoe attend the Brotherhood/Sister Sol Voices 8 annual benefit at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.

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Honoree Oprah Winfrey attends The Andrew Young Foundation’s celebration of the 80th birthday of Andrew Young at The Hyatt Regency Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Actress Kerry Washington attends Disney Media Networks International Upfronts at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.

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John Legend pays tribute to the late Whitney Houston at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Jesse Williams attends the 27th Annual Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Sports Spectacular at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza hotel in Century City, California.

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Jasmine Guy arrives at The Andrew Young Foundation’s celebration of the 80th birthday of Andrew Young at The Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Oprah Winfrey looks on as actor and recording artist Tyrese Gibson performs during The Andrew Young Foundation’s celebration of the 80th birthday of Andrew Young at The Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Keri Hilson attends the 27th Annual AIDS Walk New York at Central Park in New York City.

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Nick Gordon, Bobbi Kristina Brown and Pat Houston attend the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown poses backstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Alicia Keys performs onstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Monica arrives at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Brandy arrives at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Gladys Knight arrive at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Cassie attends the XB Sex On The Beach Kelly Rowland And Cassie Party – 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival at the VIP Room JW Marriott in Paris, France.