Star Gazing 9.07.12

ESSENCE.COM Aug, 30, 2012

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Jennifer Hudson walks the runway at the Project Runway Spring 2013 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City.

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Mary J. Blige performs on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. 

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President Barack Obama greets the First Lady on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte. 

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Malia, Sasha and First Lady Michelle Obama listen as President Barack Obama speaks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. 

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Rihanna debuts a fabulous new pixie cut on the red carpet of the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Alicia Keys' performance of "Girl on Fire" included appearances by Nicki Minaj and Gabby Douglas at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Amber Rose reveals her baby bump at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Frank Ocean sings "Thinking About You" for his performance at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Gabrielle Union attends Calvin Klein Collection Celebrates Fashion's Night Out 2012 at the Calvin Klein boutique in New York City.

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Tika Sumpter attends Fashion's Night Out at the Alice + Olivia Boutique in New York City.

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Kerry Washington walks on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Eva Marcille attends Fashion's Night Out 2012 at the Beverly Center in Los Angeles.

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Vanessa Simmons attends Paul Frank Fashion's Night Out in West Hollywood.

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Maxwell attends the Jean Michael Cazabat NYC Fashion's Night Out Fete in New York City.

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Allyson Felix attends Fashion's Night Out at the Alice + Olivia boutique in New York City.

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Christina Milian attends the Paul Frank party on Fashion's Night Out in West Hollywood.

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Rachel Roy attends Fashion's Night Out at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York City.

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Designer Ozwald Boateng walks the runway at the Arise Spring 2013 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Theatre at Lincoln Center in New York City.

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Amar'e Stoudemire signs copies of his new book at Fashion's Night Out at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York City.

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Veronica Webb front row at Sally Lapointe show during Spring 2013 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Center 548 in New York City.