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Kelly Clarkson: Inaugural Ball 2013 with Brandon Blackstock!

Kelly Clarkson is beaming with joy while posing with her fiance Brandon Blackstock before heading to the 2013 Inaugural Ball at the White House on Monday (January 21) in Washington, D.C.

The 30-year-old singer tweeted a photo of herself in the car saying, “My dress barely fit in the car for tonight’s festivities. I feel like Cinderella! Thank you Oscar De La Renta!”

“Me and Brandon in our “fancy” attire :) Fun night!” Kelly tweeted. “Just partied at the White House ….I kid you not, Michelle Obama stood up and got the party started ….seriously cool First Lady :)”

Also pictured: Kelly and Beyonce chatting after they both performed at the Inauguration earlier in the day.

“Me and B just hangin’ out ….don’t worry about it. Seriously, God did good. She is so beautiful!” Kelly wrote on Facebook.

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Jennifer Hudson: Inaugural Ball 'Let's Stay Together' Singer!

Jennifer Hudson belts out a rendition of “Let’s Stay Together” during the 2013 Commander-In-Chief’s Inaugural Ball on Monday (January 21) in Washington, D.C.

The 31-year-old entertainer performed while President Barack Obama danced with his lovely wife Michelle Obama on stage.

“Right now the President and First Lady will dance to Al Green‘s “Let’s Stay Together,” to be performed by… ME!!! Yes! Amazing night!” Jennifer tweeted.

“Just danced to “Let’s Stay Together” with the love of my life and the President of the United States. I’m so proud of Barack,” Michelle tweeted.


Jennifer Hudson – “Let’s Stay Together” at the Inaugural Ball
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Alicia Keys: Inaugural Ball Performance 2013 - Watch Now!

Alicia Keys sings a twist on her song “Girl on Fire” during the 2013 Public Inaugural Ball held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Monday (January 21) in Washington, D.C.

The 31-year-old singer, who looked red hot in Michael Kors, started out with her song “New Day” and segued into her hit song, which she called “Obama’s on Fire”. Love it!

“Getting ready for the first of THREE inaugural balls and feeling grand!!! Can’t wait! ;-) #inaug2013,” Alicia tweeted.

In case you missed it, watch Beyonce perform the Star Spangled Banner and Kelly Clarkson perform “My Country, Tis of Thee” at the Inauguration earlier in the day.


Alicia Keys – Inaugural Ball Performance

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Kerry Washington & Rosario Dawson Lead Women in Washington!

Kerry Washington and Rosario Dawson pair up at the Leading Women in Washington celebration held during the 2013 Presidential Inauguration Weekend on Sunday (January 20) in Washington, D.C.

The ladies were joined by Sophia Bush and Taraji P. Henson at the event hosted by Google, Elle, and The Center for American Progress.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kerry Washington

“With @VDay sister @rosariodawson talking about 1 BILLION RISING at #Inauguration2013 event celebrating Women in Gov w/ @amprog @ellemagazine,” Kerry tweeted.

FYI: Kerry is wearing a Michael Kors dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, and a House of Lavande necklace. Rosario is wearing Dolce&Gabbana and House of Lavande Vintage jewelry.

10+ pictures inside of Kerry Washington and Rosario Dawson at the pre-Inauguration event… More Here! »

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Eva Longoria: Latino Inaugural Concert Host!

Eva Longoria hits the red carpet at the Latino Inaugural Concert held during the 2013 Presidential Inauguration Weekend on Sunday (January 20) at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

The 37-year-old actress hosted the event, which featured performances from some of the biggest Latino stars and even an appearance from Vice President Joe Biden!

Eva was joined by her pals Wilmer Valderrama and Mario Lopez at the event.

Over the weekend, Eva, who is a co-chair on the Presidential Inauguration Committee, made an appearance on This Week. Check it out below!

FYI: Eva is wearing a Vivienne Westwood gown, Martin Katz earrings, and Charlotte Olympia pumps.


Eva Longoria Appears on “This Week”

20+ pictures inside of Eva Longoria at the Latino Inaugural EventMore Here! »

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