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Naomi Campbell Slays ESSENCE Magazine’s May/June Anniversary Issue

Legendary supermodel, Naomi Campbell is the newest cover star of ESSENCE as she dazzles in a first-ever self-shot and styled spread of the magazine’s May/June anniversary Issue. The British actress and activist prepares to celebrate her 50th birthday later this month and takes readers inside her life with an intimate self-portrait during COVID-19 social isolation. Using an iPhone, Campbell shot…

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Taraji P. Henson Is Breathtaking On The Cover Of ESSENCE’s March/April 2020 Issue

Taraji P. Henson is the latest cover star to grace Essence Magazine. Per usual, the Golden Globe winner stunned for the March/April 2020 issue rocking a bold Afro hairdo. While the feature arrives just as before she bids adieu to her ‘Empire’ character Cookie Lyon, Taraji talks to them about embarking on an exciting new chapter with her partner Kelvin Hayden.…

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Halima Aden Is The First Black Woman To Wear An Hijab On The Cover Of ESSENCE

Months after making history as the first burkini model to cover Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, Halima Aden has become the first black woman to grace cover of Essence magazine in a hijab. The Somali-American model announced it on Twitter on Monday in which she looked flawless in monochrome pink on the magazine’s cover. Aden posed for…

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Regina King Is ‘King Of Queens’ On The December 2019 Art Issue Of ESSENCE

All hail the reigning Queen of Hollywood, Regina King and star of the HBO hit TV series, Watchmen as she stuns on the December 2019 Art Issue of ESSENCE. The Oscar-winning 49-year-old actress looked like a luxurious fresh painting as she posed up a storm wearing several dramatic looks. In an interview with the magazine, Regina…

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Issa Rae Exudes Black Girl Magic On The April Issue Of Essence Magazine

Issa Rae has landed her first solo cover on the just-released beauty issue of Essence magazine for April 2019. In the beauty issue which which celebrated diverse beauties, Issa talks about the eve of her next movie, Little, while retracing her journey to feeling beautiful in New Orleans. Striking several fierce poses in a serious melanin glow, Issa stunned in several looks. The “Insecure” star gave us major fashion…

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Multigenerational Beauties! Willow Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith & Adrienne Norris Grace Essence Magazine’s March Issue

Jada Pinkett Smith, her daughter, Willow Smith and her mother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris are the latest black women to be celebrated in the black history month. The three women of Jada’s Red Talk talk show are the gorgeous cover stars of Essence magazine’s March issue, where they discuss their motivation behind the biggest show on YouTube today.…

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Celebrity Get the Look With Vanessa Simmons

The stunning Growing Up Hip Hop and Queen Boss reality star Vanessa Simmons looked every part the fashionista at the Essence Magazine Best In Black Beauty Awards on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017, stepping out in a three piece co-ordinate by US-Nigerian fashion designer Ezie. Styled by US celebrity wardrobe stylist Kanayo Ebi; the Pan-Asian Crop Top, Oma Pants and Kimono assemble from Ezie’s S/S17 collection – Eden,…

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Tiwa Savage to Perform at the Essence ‘Black Women in Music’ an Official Grammy Week Event in Celebration of Erykah Badu

Time Inc.’s Essence, the preeminent brand for African-American women, will host its highly anticipated 8th annual “Black Women in Music”—an official GRAMMY® Week event—on Thursday, February 9, in Los Angeles. The invitation-only soiree will salute the year’s extraordinary GRAMMY nominees and fête four-time GRAMMY winner Erykah Badu on the 20th anniversary of her groundbreaking debut…

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