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‘Essence’ Makes A Bold Move On Its #BlackLivesMatter Cover

For the first time in all of Essence magazine’s history, the publication will not be featuring a celebrity or prominent figure on its cover. Instead,…

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Keke Palmer Breaks Barriers And Owns Her Sexy On ‘Essence’

From the look of Keke Palmer’s January cover of Essence Magazine she is ready to takeover 2015 with a brand new and most importantly sexier…

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Nile Rodgers and Prince Funk Up David Bowie’s ‘Let’s Dance’

Following high-profile 2013 collaborations with Daft Punk, Disclosure, and Avicii, Nile Rodgers has spent the better part of this year in the midst of a…

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NSFW: Greatest Nude Photo Shoots of All Time

Many celebrities have made the bold decision to bare it all for the sake of art. It seems like 2014 beat the record for the…

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Michelle Obama Covers ‘Essence’ Magazine

In a teal Azede Jean-Pierre dress, Essence magazine snagged Michelle Obama for their August issue. Sitting down with their Editor-in-Chief Vanessa K. Bush, the First…

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Skylar Diggins Poses in Bikinis for ‘Essence’ Spread

Skylar Diggins has changed the sexist stereotypes for female athletes across the globe. With great stats and an even greater bod, the 5’9 baller put…

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Prince Covers Essence Magazine

All hail Prince. The 55-year-old rock icon graces the cover of the June 2014 issue of Essence magazine, with his perfect fro, guitar, and signature shades. I…

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‘My Black Is Beautiful’ Campaign in Search of An Ambassador

The "My Black Is Beautiful" campaign is going on a nationwide search for six women who will be the ambassadors for the empowering initiative to…

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Erykah Badu, Ledisi and Solange Cover Essence’s May Beauty Issue

While Essence magazine celebrates black beauty in all its pretty presentations, we're still pleasantly surprised that their May beauty issue is covered by un unexpected set of singers—Erykah…

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Skin-Bleaching Pop Star Blasts Lupita Nyong’o

Skin bleaching African pop star, Dencia was utterly displeased at the heartfelt speech Lupita Nyong'o  gave about loving the skin you're in. At the Essence Wome…

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Red Carpet Recap: Essence’s ‘Black Women in Hollywood’ Luncheon [Photos]

Yesterday (Feb. 27), our favorite brown Vixens made their way to the 7th annual Essence's "Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon" at the Beverly Hilton. All…

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Oprah Winfrey Shares ESSENCE Cover with Three Leading Men [Photos]

What's it like being surrounded by three handsome movie stars? Just ask Oprah Winfrey, who sits alongside Michael B. Jordan, Forest Whitaker and Chiwetel Ejiofor…

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Viola Davis on Taking Off the Wigs: ‘I No Longer Wanted to Apologize for Who I Am’

Soon after The Help premiered in theatres worldwide, it made superstars out of Octavia Spencer, Emma Stone and Viola Davis. For months, all three appeared…

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Serena Williams Covers Essence Body Issue

When it comes to gorgeous gams and arms Serena Williams is our leading lady. The 155-pound tennis champ appears on the cover of Essence i…

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Janelle Monae Covers ‘Essence’ Magazine

  With a crimped pompadour, Chanel earrings and a flawless face, Janelle Monáe covers Essence magazine’s May 2013 issue. Sticking to her goals and pla…

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Behind the Scenes of Tia and Tamera’s Essence Photo Shoot [Video]

Essence magazine's April 2013 issue featuring twin duo Tia and Tamera Mowry is taking over. The hot mamas posed for the camera in bright…

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Tia and Tamera Cover Essence’s April Issue

Our favorite television friends Tia and Tamera Mowry are taking over the April issue of Essence magazine. In the story entitled “Double Vision” the sister…

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The 6th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon [Photos]

The 6th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon was a time to remember. Every year the event celebrates the talent and accomplishments of African-American achievers i…

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Alicia Keys Gets Red Hot, Covers Essence Magazine

Alicia Keys is on fire for the January 2013 issue of Essence. She graces the cover in a red strapless peplum dress, gold accessories and…
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