Star Gazing 8.19.14

ESSENCE.COM Apr, 10, 2014

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Rihanna was spotted leaving 'Butter' Restaurant in NYC after celebrating a surprise birthday party for her assistant.

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Rapper Nelly joins demonstrators protesting the shooting death of Michael Brown as they make their voices heard in Ferguson, Missouri. Protesters have been vocal asking for justice in the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer.

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Dwayne Johnson aka 'The Rock' poses before a press conference in Mexico City. Johnson is in Mexico to promote his new movie Hercules.

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Jennifer Hudson performs on NBC's Today at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.

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John Legend takes the stage to perform at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

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Nicole Richie is seen at Serendipity in NYC.

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen and Anthony Mackie on the set of 'Christmas Eve Project' in New York City.