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1. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Host Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for BET) photography,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,waist up,new jersey,talking,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

2. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Red Carpet

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Red Carpet

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for BET) photography,people,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,topix,bestof,new jersey,two people,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

3. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,full length,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,new jersey,talking,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

4. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,full length,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,new jersey,talking,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

5. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson presents onstage at Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for BET) photography,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,smiling,new jersey,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,incidental people,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

6. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Show

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson presents onstage at Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,waist up,smiling,new jersey,taraji p. henson,incidental people,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

7. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,looking at camera,smiling,new jersey,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

8. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actors Taraji P. Henson and Anthony Anderson attend Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) photography,celebrities,people,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,waist up,new jersey,two people,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center,anthony anderson

9. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actors Taraji P. Henson and Anthony Anderson attend Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) photography,celebrities,people,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,waist up,new jersey,two people,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center,anthony anderson

10. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Host Taraji P. Henson performs onstage at the 2017 Black Girls Rock! at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage) photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,performance,new jersey,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

11. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Host Taraji P. Henson performs onstage at the 2017 Black Girls Rock! at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/WireImage) photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,performance,new jersey,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

12. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson is and Maxwell seen backstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,arts culture and entertainment,usa,new jersey,two people,taraji p. henson,backstage,setting,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

13. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson is and Maxwell seen backstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,arts culture and entertainment,usa,new jersey,two people,taraji p. henson,backstage,setting,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

14. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson poses backstage at Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,full length,pattern,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,looking at camera,portrait,smiling,new jersey,blue,black hair,dress,taraji p. henson,incidental people,shoe,long dress,floral pattern,backstage,belt,wide belt,medium-length hair,pump – dress shoe,pointed toe,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,sheer fabric,tied knot,lace – textile,black shoe,lace dress,blue dress,new jersey performing arts center,ankle length,floral pattern dress,belt over top,blue belt,black color,middle hair part,leg of mutton sleeve,dark blue,slit – clothing

15. Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

Black Girls Rock! 2017 – Backstage & Audience

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Taraji P. Henson poses backstage at Black Girls Rock! 2017 at NJPAC on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET) vertical,photography,people,full length,pattern,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,looking at camera,portrait,smiling,new jersey,blue,black hair,dress,taraji p. henson,incidental people,shoe,long dress,floral pattern,backstage,belt,wide belt,medium-length hair,pump – dress shoe,pointed toe,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,sheer fabric,tied knot,lace – textile,black shoe,lace dress,blue dress,new jersey performing arts center,ankle length,floral pattern dress,belt over top,blue belt,black color,middle hair part,leg of mutton sleeve,dark blue,slit – clothing

16. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,looking at camera,portrait,headshot,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

17. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,horizontal,usa,looking at camera,portrait,headshot,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

18. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,looking at camera,portrait,headshot,smiling,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

19. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,looking at camera,portrait,headshot,smiling,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

20. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,full length,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

21. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,full length,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

22. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,full length,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,looking at camera,smiling,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

23. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson attends Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,full length,one person,arts culture and entertainment,attending,usa,looking at camera,smiling,new jersey,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

24. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,looking at camera,smiling,new jersey,talking,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

25. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) vertical,photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,usa,looking at camera,smiling,new jersey,talking,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

26. 2017 Black Girls Rock!

2017 Black Girls Rock!

NEWARK, NJ – AUGUST 05: Actress Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during Black Girls Rock! 2017 at New Jersey Performing Arts Center on August 5, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic) photography,celebrities,people,one person,arts culture and entertainment,horizontal,usa,new jersey,talking,three quarter length,taraji p. henson,newark – new jersey,black girls rock awards,new jersey performing arts center

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