Tag Archives: Essence Magazine

Beyonce’s Proteges, Chloe x Halle Land On Their First ESSENCE Magazine Digital Cover

Chloe x Halle, the proteges to powerhouse entertainer, Beyonce brought their beauty to the first-ever digital cover of ESSENCE magazine. Speaking on their rise to fame, the sister songbirds posed in a desert photo shoot with styling by Zerina Akers and reflected on their careers that have culminated with two Grammy nominations; Best New Artist and Best Urban Contemporary…

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Janet Jackson Is All Smiles On The Cover Of Essence Magazine’s August 2018 Issue

Pop icon Janet Jackson is on the cover of  Essence magazine’s July/August 2018 issue and the 52-year old star opens up about the secret for her happiness, her struggle with depression, the #MeToo movement and more. Read excerpts below. On struggling with depression: I struggled with depression. The struggle was intense. Low self-esteem might be rooted in childhood feelings…

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Michael B. Jordan Poses Like A Boss On The Cover Of Essence Magazine’s New Issue

Black Panther actor Michael B. Jordan is on the cover of the latest issue of Essence Magazine. This cover marks the second Essence cover of the the year for the 31-year-old actor, who is currently promoting his upcoming HBO film Fahrenheit 451. Michael shared the cover on his Instagram account and wrote: S/O to the baby oil lady! She did her thang on this…

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Kerry Washington Covers Essence Magazine’s #Woke100 Special Issue

Scandal star actress Kerry Washington rocking a black monostrap gown covers Essence Magazine‘s latest issue. The 41-year-old mother-of-two shared the photo on her Instagram page where she said she was honoured to appear on the black and white cover of the magazine’s May ‘Woke 100’ edition, which hits newsstands this Friday.   For this issue, Essence honours the women who…

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Yara Shahidi Is Looking Stunning On The 2018 April Issue Of Essence Magazine

Yara Shahidi might be one of the most recognizable young Hollywood stars, but the grounded and newly-minted 18 year old isn’t letting fame change the fact that she’s still a teenager learning and growing in the world. The Grown-ish actress spoke candidly with writer Zeba Blay for ESSENCE’s April 2018 issue, discussing everything from identity, race, handling fame, “wokeness,” and Twitter…

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The Stars Of ‘Black Panther’ Cover Essence Magazine’s March 2018 Issue

The stars of the highly anticipated film Black Panther; Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Angela Bassett, Daniel Kaluuya, Forrest Whitaker, Letitia Wright are the cover stars of Essence Magazine‘s March 2018 Issue. For the cover story, they speak to writer Karen Good Marable about why this fantasy of an African nation Wakanda, feels so right and so real.…

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Kofi Siriboe Covers Essence Magazine’s December/January Issue

From being on his second season of OWN‘s Queen Sugar, to his debut project, Jump and of course, starring in Girls Trip, the box-office hit that grossed over $100 million, Ghanaian-American Kofi Siriboe is having a great year. As the 23-year-old actor covers Essence Magazine‘s December issue, he speaks on trying hard to make his mark in the world and fostering a deeper understanding…

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Niecy Nash Looks Fabulous On The Cover Of Essence Magazine’s September Issue

Actress and comedian Niecy Nash is the cover star of Essence Magazine‘s September issue. She looks gorgeous in her mustard bodycon dress. The 47-year-old first gained popularity on her show Clean House that ran from 2004 to 2011 on The Style Network, since then she has starred in a good number of movies and shows including Claws, Scream Queens and Getting On. During her discussion with…

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Idris Elba Graces The Covers Of Essence Magazine’s August 2017 Issue

The 44-year old British actor who is the cover star for Esquire Magazine’s August 2017 issue, takes the front page again for Essence Magazine. Idris Elba talks to Essence about his upcoming films, tight schedule, and love life. He is set to star in six projects this year – including Thor: Ragnarok and the fifth season of Luther. On his Directorial debut…

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Cast Of ‘Girls Trip’ Take Us On An Adventure In Essence’s July Issue

The cast of Hollywood film Girls Trip, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Queen Latifah, Regina Hall and Tiffany Haddish are the latest star to cover Essence Magazine‘s July 2017 issue The Will Packer-produced comedy follows the group pf friends as they travel to New Orleans for the Essence Festival and needless to say, with a cast like this, the girls have the time of their lives.…

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