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Dark & Lovely Announce Bria Murphy as the New Global Brand Ambassador


Eddie Murphy’s little girl is all grown up and has officially been named Dark & Lovely’s ‘New Global Brand Ambassador’.  That sounds pretty fancy, but in simpler terms that means that she is the new ‘face’ of the Product.  The event took place at Juliet Supper Club on January 18, 2011 in New York City.  It was a family affair that brought Eddie and Ex-wife Nicole Murphy together to support their oldest daughter.  Also on hand to celebrate with Bria was younger sister  Shayne, Actress Nia Long, Actress Bai Ling, Model Tyson Beckford and Actress Bai Ling.

One thing is for sure, Eddie and Nicole have some beautiful children.

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Celebs Attend Black Girls Rock- Red Carpet Arrivals and Show


The 5th Annual Black Girl’s Rock Aired tonight on BET.  The event was filmed on October 17th and hosted by Nia Long.  Black Girls Rock is the Brainchild of  Beverly Bond. 

Since 2006, BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has been dedicated to the healthy development of young women and girls. BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. seeks to build the self-esteem and self-worth of young women of color by changing their outlook on life, broadening their horizons, and helping them to empower themselves.

BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. is an organization that takes an active role in being a part of the solution to the crisis facing young women of color. For the past four years, we have enjoyed the opportunity to enrich the lives of girls from 12 to 17 years old through mentorship, arts education, cultural exploration and public service. At BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc., young women are offered access to enrichment programs and opportunities that place special emphasis on personal development through the arts and cooperative learning.

Actress/singer/producer Raven Symone received the Young, Gifted & Black award; musical artist Missy Elliott received the Visionary award; actress and singer Keke Palmer was the recipient of the Who Got Next? award; iconic actress Ruby Dee was named a Living Legend; Teresa Clarke, founder of Africa.com, received the Shot Caller award; Major General Marcelite J. Harris, who was the highest ranking woman officer in the Air Force and the the country’s highest ranking African American woman in the Department of Defense, was the recipient of the Trailblazer award; and Rev. Dr. Iyanla Vanzant received the Motivator award.

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Ebony Magazine Recreates Historic Tribute Covers


 

 As part of their 65th Anniversary Celebration, Ebony Magazine has recreated some of their most Famous Covers of Legendary Entertainers, Athletes and  Political figure such as Diana Ross, Diahnn Carroll, Sammie Davis Jr., Eartha Kitt, Richard Roundtree, Duke Ellington, Mahalia Jackson, Muhammad Ali, Lena Horne, Martin Luther King, Sidney Poitier and Dorthy Dandridge are captured by some of today’s Top performers respectively: Mary J. Blige, Taraji P. Henson, Usher, Regina King, John Legend, Yolanda Adams, Omar Epps, Jurnee Smollett, Samuel Jackson, Blair Underwood and Nia Long. 

 Everyone is excellent in their tribute.  I think I am going to say that out of all of pics, Mary J. Blige’s is my favorite.  I didn’t even recognize her, because she is so into her character.  Excellent job Ebony!

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Celebrity Pics at The 2010 BET Award Show & Arrivals


 

Celebrities came out in full force to show their support for the 2010 BET AWards.  I am so much happier with the BET Awards this year!  Such a better show.  Everyone looked and acted like they have someone at home that they do not want to embarrass.  The performances were good!  I particularly loved the Tribute to Prince!  Performances from Ludacris, T-Pain, Chris Brown (dynamic Tribute to Michael Jackson), T.I., Usher, Nikki Minaj, Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Patti Labelle, Jonelle Monet, Yolanda Brown, Kirk Franklin, Eminem, Drake, Keyshia Cole, Fred Hammond, Trey Songz, Busta Rhymes, El Debarge (I didn’t even know he was out, but he looked good) and others!  Great night!  My Favorite Moments: Chris Brown & Prince Tribute.  It is not often that you see Prince show emotion, but you could see that he was genuinely touched by the performances and the sentiment.  Nice!  I will post the performances soon.

The Honorees: 

 HUMANITARIAN AWARD: John Legends ,  LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT:  Prince,  KMART FOR KIDS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: Jamal Leroux Samuel, Deondra Montgomery,  LOCAL HEROES: Geoffrey Canada, Earl Martin Phalen

And as for Chris Brown….he has been waiting a whole year for this and he shut it down!  Read more…

Celebrities participate in The Heart Truth Red Dress Collection Fall 2009 Fashion Show


 

 The lovely celebrity Ladies  all pose together on the Runway at the Heart Truth Red Dress Collection Fall 2009 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Tent in Bryant Park on February 13, 2009 in New York City.   This looks like alot of fun!

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Heavy D is back! Check out his new Video!


 

Look at Heavy D doing his thing with a Reggae flavor and Nia Long bringing out her inner Foxy Brown!

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Celebrities attend Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s 21st Anniversary Awards Gala


The Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s 21st anniversary awards dinner gala at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on October 27, 2008 in New York City.

The Fabulous Nia Long was there!

 

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