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The Week in Rewind

It was an eventful, red carpet-filled week for our favorite celebs.Everyone had a reason to get dressed to impress, and as you will see, they were impressive indeed! President and First Lady Michelle Obama looked radiant as they hosted a State Dinner in Washington, DC, while Kanye, Kerry Washington, and Chanel Iman brought their fashion A-game to the CFDA Awards in New York City. Check out who else was fashionably fly this week inside…

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys speaks at the ‘HIV Priorities for Positive Change – In Women’s Words’ during the UN conference on AIDS at the United Nations in New York City.

President Barack Obama and First LadyMichelle Obama

How romantic! President Obama and The First Lady walk across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.


Estelle rocks a lovely printed dress at the Samsung Hope for Children gala in New York City.

Garcelle Beauvais

Garcelle Beauvais looks stunning in this bright, purple hue at the ‘Surreal4Real’ charity event in LA.

Jennifer Hudson

ESSENCE Music Festival Jennifer Hudson wows the crowd during her performance on “Good Morning America.”J-Hud is doing her thing!

Joy Bryant

Joy looks great in her camouflage bikini in Miami. Someone looks like they are getting an early start on summer fun!

June Ambrose, Tika Sumpter, and Tracy Reese

June Ambrose, Tracy Reese, and Tika Sumpter show off their style at the 5 year anniversary of Tracy Reese’s flagship store in New York City.

Kanye West

Kanye West shows off his stellar style on the red carpet at the 2011 CFDA Awards in New York City.This talented guy also celebrated his 34th birthday this week.Happy birthday Kanye!

Chanel Iman

Chanel Iman brings on the bold color on the red carpet of the 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards in New York City. We love her look!

Keri Hilson

Keri Hilson arrives at the 2011 ‘Glamour Women of the Year Awards’ in London.Her slim-fitting dress is right on trend!Do you love this body conscious look? We do!

Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington is lovely in lace at the ‘Viva Vevolution!’ fundraiser at Urban Zen in New York City.

Laila Ali

Laila Ali is a knock-out on the red carpet at the ‘Forbes Celebrity 100 Signature Event: The Entrepreneur Behind The Icon’ in Hollywood.

Lauryn Hill

The proud mommy-to-be, Lauryn Hill, performs on stage in Detroit.

Forest Whitaker, Morgan Freeman, and Cuba Gooding Jr.

What a handsome trio! Forest Whitaker, Morgan Freeman, and Cuba Gooding Jr. at the AFI Life Achievement Award honoring Morgan Freeman held at Sony Pictures Studios in California.


Ne-Yo gets ready to rev things up while test driving his custom built Porsche in New York City. Nice whip!

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj goes all out on the red carpet at the 2011 ‘MTV Movie Awards’ in California.

Niecy Nash and Jay Tucker

The newlyweds Niecy Nash and Jay Tucker arrive at an event for the 2011 ‘MTV Movie Awards’ nominees in Beverly Hills.They still have that so-in-love glow!

Selita Ebanks

Selita Ebanks looks chic at the Samsung Hope for Children gala in New York City.We love her new hair color…Fierce!

Shemar Moore

Goodness!Shemar Moore shows off his hot body while strolling on the beach.We can’t get enough of his hot body!

Tika Sumpter

Tika Sumpter looks summer chic at Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music event in New York City.We love her look!