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Jessie J, Kehlani & Erykah Badu Put On Their Best for Soul Train Awards 2017!

Jessie J and Kehlani keep their arms around each other as they hit the carpet together at the 2017 Soul Train Music Awards held at the Orleans Arena on Sunday (November 5) in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The 29-year-old singer and Kehlani, 22, were joined at the ceremony by Erykah Badu, Melanie Fiona, Sevyn Streeter, Method Man and Tank.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jessie J

“I cant say there was ever a time i felt more beautiful and for that i thank an incredible team, 3 wonderful men got me together tonight and deserve immense applause,” Kehlani captioned with her Instagram post. “@kahhspence on hair, @mannequinskin on the beatttt; & @scotlouie with the beautiful dress. I feel like a princess ”

BET Presents: 2017 Soul Train Awards will air on BET and BET HER on November 26 at 8 pm EST – See all the nominees here!

FYI: Jessie is wearing a Dilek Hanif dress. Kehlani is wearing a House Of CB dress.

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Solange Knowles Honors Erykah Badu at Essence Black Women in Music Bash!

The 2017 Grammys are bringing everyone together!

A whole bunch of fierce ladies – Solange, Janelle Monae, Serayah, Keyshia Cole, Mya, Kiersey Clemons, Sierra McClain, Melanie Fiona, Kandi Burruss, Faith Evans, LeToya Luckett, Macy Gray, Remy Ma, Lil Mama and Estelle – stepped out to celebrate the best of the best at Essence’s 2017 Black Women in Music Celebration held at NeueHouse Hollywood on Thursday (February 9) in Los Angeles.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Solange

Solange hit the stage to introduce honoree Erykah Badu at the event, which this year commemorates the 20th anniversary of her debut album, Baduizm.

“She is mother, she is sister, she is friend, she is auntie, she is chief, she is warrior of many tribes,” Solange expressed during her speech. “Empress of the mystic women, ruler of the free.. And she has been that for 20 years. She is a beautiful reminder that you cannot put us in the box.”


#solange better preach

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FYI: Janelle is carrying a Anya Hindmarch clutch. Erykah is wearing an Ashi Studio black velvet one shoulder gown.

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Teyana Taylor Brings Baby Girl Junie To Soul Train Awards 2016!

Teyana Taylor carries her adorable baby girl Iman Tayla Shumpert Jr., who she calls Junie as a nickname, while hitting the red carpet at the 2016 Soul Train Music Awards held at the Orleans Arena on Sunday (November 6) in Las Vegas.

The 25-year-old singer was also joined at the event by Erykah Badu, Tamar Braxton, Jill Scott, Bobby Brown and his wife Alicia Etheredge, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Eric Benet, Yuna and Tito Jackson.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Teyana Taylor

“My ❀️beat…,” Teyana captioned with her Instagram post. “So I had to grind like that to shine like this ❀️ #Rise&Grind #GoodMorning #soultrainawards2016″

30+ pictures inside of Teyana Taylor and others at the 2016 Soul Train AwardsMore Here! »

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Singer Erykah Badu Throws Major Shade at Iggy Azalea at Soul Train Awards 2015 (Video)

Singer songwriter Erykah Badu threw some major shade at Iggy Azalea while on stage at the 2015 Soul Train Awards, which aired on Sunday (November 29), and the moment is exploding all over social media.

In the opening monologue, the 44-year-old entertainer was pretending to call people up and invite them to the show.

“Uh yes? Who is this? Iggy Azalea?” Erykah said on stage. “Yeah, hey. Oh no no no no, you can come, ’cause what you doin’ is definitely not rap.” The audience immediately exploded when she said the final part of her sentence.

Watch the video below….

Nicki Minaj & Ciara Go Givenchy Glam During NYFW 2015

Nicki Minaj shows off her perfect curves in a sexy leopard dress while arriving at the Givenchy show held during New York Fashion Week Spring 2016 on Friday (September 11) at Pier 26 in New York City.

Ciara and Irina Shayk both opted for sheer black dresses for the star-studded event.

The ladies were joined at the show by model Karen Elson, singer Erykah Badu, rapper Swizz Beatz, famed photographer Mario Testino, stylist June Ambrose, and pro athletes Russell Westbrook, Victor Cruz, and Amar’e Stoudemire.

“You’re a lucky man if u wake up to either one. 😍 #Givenchy,” Nicki captioned a photo of herself and Ciara on Instagram. So true!

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Beyonce Celebrates Fourth of July in New Orleans With Friends

Beyonce smiles for the camera while attending St. Heron’s 17 Wards Weekend Wine & Grind for Essence Festival held at Etoile Polaire No 1 on Saturday (July 4) in New Orleans, La.

The 33-year-old entertainer was joined by her sister Solange Knowles, BFF Kelly Rowland, and rapper Missy Elliot.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Beyonce Knowles

Bey‘s hubby Jay Z and Solange‘s husband Alan Ferguson were also in attendance, as was singer Erykah Badu.

Check out more Fourth of July photos of Beyonce and the group below!

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Sarah Jessica Parker & Rosario Dawson Show Their Support at Fendi's NYC Flagship Store

Sarah Jessica Parker dons an edgy look on the red carpet for an event celebrating the opening of the New York flagship store for Fendi on Friday evening (February 13) in New York City.

The 49-year-old actress was joined at the event by Rosario Dawson, Erykah Badu, Martha Stewart, and Mia Moretti.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Sarah Jessica Parker

Karl Lagerfeld and me at the new flagship Fendi store on Madison Avenue his godson was with him,” Martha tweeted along with a picture of the group.

10+ pictures inside of Sarah Jessica Parker, Rosario Dawson, and more at the opening…More Here! »

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