Top 7 Moments From This Week's ESSENCE Live

Vivica A. Fox, Common and the Prancing Elites joined us for this week's episode of ESSENCE Live. See what you may have missed.

Jolie A. Doggett May, 22, 2015

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Who's new and who's coming back for the sequel to the sci-fi thriller Independence Day 2? Click here to find out from Vivica herself!

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Our Relationship Editor Charli Penn and the cast of Chocolate City discuss the pros and cons of dating a stripper. Click here for more.

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Click here for an exclusive sneak peak of Brandy's "dangerous innocence" in her Broadway debut.

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ESSENCE fest alum Common shares his excitement for Kendrick Lamar to headline this year's show. Click here to see why you should #BringTheLove to New Orleans this year.

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Oscar winner Mo'Nique has nothing but love for her Bessie co-star Queen Latifah. Click here to find out why she was so starstruck.

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The Prancing Elite took over the ESSENCE offices and taught the staff a few dance moves. Click here to see who's in step.

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The Slayed or Shade panel had a lot to say about L.A. Reid's lack of faith in Mariah Carey. Click here for all the shade.