Star Gazing 6.29.15

ESSENCE.COM Oct, 31, 2014

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Nicki Minaj poses with awards in the press room during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Rihanna speaks onstage during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Ultimate Icon Honoree Janet Jackson poses backstage during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Singer Patti LaBelle poses in the press room during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Host Tracee Ellis Ross poses backstage during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Singer Faith Evans performs onstage during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Host Tracee Ellis Ross and Singer Patti LaBelle pose backstage during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Artist Monica attends the 2015 BET Awards press room in Los Angeles, California.

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Recording artist Ciara performs onstage during the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Actor Jussie Smollett attends the 2015 BET Awards in Los Angeles, California.

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Janelle Monae and Jidenna perform onstage during the 2015 BET Awards held at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

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Keyshia Cole attends the 2015 BET Awards Press Room in Los Angeles, California.

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