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Summer Essentials: A-List Must-Haves From Rashad Jennings, Michelle Williams, Snoop ...

AlwaysAList.com has your Summer Essentials of A-List options of things you must have. Check out some of our seasonal favorites. Rashad Jennings: “The IF in Life: How to Get Off Life’s Sidelines and Become Your Best Self” – Former NFL ...
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HOT SHOTS: Patti LaBelle, Omarion, Loni Love, Kenny Lattimore, Liris ...

Before heading to Washington, DC to be celebrated with the Music Arts Award at BET Honors, Patti LaBelle spent some time at Walt Disney World in Buena Vista, Fla. The music legend was part of Disney’s series of renowned African-American ...
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Kerry Washington: Publicly Private & Proud About It

[quote]COMMENTARY: [/quote]Let’s face it, we live in a culture that’s obsessed with knowing every aspect of an entertainer’s life. The digital age has made it so that most fans feel it’s their right to be able to have access to ...
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McTelevision: McDonald’s 365Black Awards To Air On BET

McDonald’s held its annual 365Black Awards honoring outstanding African-Americans who are making positive contributions to the community during the 2013 Essence Festival. McDonald’s 365Black Awards was launched in 2003 as an extension of McDonald’s 365Black platform, created to celebrate the ...
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Essence Festival: TV One Out, MSNBC In

Don’t look for the “TV One Night Only: Live From The Essence Festival” this year on TV One. The annual music and cultural festival usually packages some of its main stage performances from the Essence Festival with backstage interviews for ...
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Girl Talk: Magic Johnson’s Network Readying Black “View”

Magic Johnson’s new cable network Aspire has greenlit a new ensemble talk show of Black women called “Exhale.” The new series is hosted by five African-American women from five different backgrounds in the entertainment business. Details on the weekly show ...
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Saluting Sistas: Essence Chooses Oscar Honorees

It’s no secret that Academy Awards season in Hollywood has tremendously lacked diversity. Ebony, Black Enterprise and Vibe magazines have all tried their hand at Oscar parties and soirees.  But six years ago, Essence magazine launched their Black Women in ...
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Sneak Peak: Essence’s Mikki Taylor Host Fashion Documentary Screening

Beauty icon and former Essence magazine editor Mikki Taylor and fashion historian Cameron Silver recently hosted an invite-only screening of the new documentary film, “Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution” at the Soho House in West Hollywood, Calif. Among those in ...
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Style Star: June Ambrose Partners With Coca-Cola For Major Makeovers

Stylist to the stars June Ambrose made her first appearance at the Essence Music Festival with Coca-Cola for their first Style Refresh. The Coca-Cola sponsored contest offered two festival attendees the opportunity to receive a shopping and style experience with ...
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365Black Awards: McDonald’s Celebrates Community Contributions During The Essence Music ...

McDonald’s held its annual 365Black Awards honoring outstanding African-Americans who are making positive contributions to the community during the 2012 Essence Music Festival. McDonald’s 365Black Awards was launched in 2003 as an extension of McDonald’s 365Black platform, created to celebrate ...