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Eva Marcille and her mother enjoy a moment backstage at ESSENCE Music Festival.
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Janelle Monae performs at North Sea Jazz Festival at Ahoy in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
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Cynthia Bailey and her sister Malorie of The Real Housewives Of Atlanta enjoys the VIP Lux lounge at the 2012 ESSENCE Music Festival.
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Teedra Moses looking pretty backstage after her performance at the 2012 ESSENCE Music Festival.
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The R&B Divas Monifah Carter, Syleena Johnson, Nicci Gilbert, Faith Evans & Keke Wyatt smile for the camera at the 2012 ESSENCE Music Festival.
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Queen Latifah outside the Today Show studios in New York City.
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Erykah Badu performs on the stage of the Nice Jazz Festival in Nice, southeastern France.
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Salli Richardson arrives at An Evening With Syfy’s ‘Eureka’ at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, California.
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Model Arlenis Sosa is seen outside a hotel in New York City.
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Venus Williams exits the CBS This Morning studios, NYC.
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Ne-Yo arriving at BBC Radio One studios for an interview in the UK.
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