Janelle Monae performs during Budweiser's Made In America Festival Benefiting The United Way in Philadelphia.
Vanessa Williams attends the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, New York.
Solange Knowles poses for an Elle magazine shoot in South Africa.
Mary J. Blige and husband Kendu Isaacs attend the Jennifer Lopez concert at American Airlines Arena in Miami.
Ludacris, Eudoxie, Eniko and Kevin Hart attend LudaDay 2012 Weekend Ludacris' All White Birthday Affair at Compound in Atlanta.
First Lady Michelle Obama hugs actor Kal Penn on stage during preparations for the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Missy Elliott performs at LeSUTRA Sparkling Liqueur launch at Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Miami Beach, Florida.
Derek Luke is spotted in West Hollywood heading to Toast for a bite.
Marlon Wayans photographed working over the Labor Day Weekend in South Boston on the set of The Heat.
Kelly Ripa and new co-host Michael Strahan appear at Lincoln Square in New York City.
Zadie Smith signs copies of her new book 'NW' at Waterstones in London, England.