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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Watch: Beyonce Performs at Essence Music Festival 2013

We know everyone couldn't make it to Nawlins' for the 2013 Essence Music Festival this past weekend, so we've rounded up some of…

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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…

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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.

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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…

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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 sisters…

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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 in…

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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…

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Gabby Douglas Covers Essence ‘Women of the Year’ Issue

Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas went completely gold medal glam for the December 2012 issue of Essence. The girl on fire has been…