The taping for Black Girls Rock! 2011 was held yesterday (Oct. 15) at the Paradise Theater in New York City. This year’s event was co-Hosted by actress Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, and honored actress Taraji P. Henson, Angela Davis, and Tatiana Ali.
Other empowering celebrity guests and performers included Erykah Badu, Mary J. Blige, Elle Varner, Jill Scott, Estelle, Melanie Fiona, Lala Vasquez-Anthony, Mary Mary, and so many more.
Gospel singers Mary Mary
Television personality Lala Vasquez-Anthony rocked all white lace, paired with Nicholas Kirkwood lace-up sandals.
Sharon Leal, Jill Scott, and Tichina Arnold hit the red carpet in all black
Estelle, and video choreographer Laurieann Gibson
Hip hop recording artist Shanell, and actress Chyna Layne
Black Girls Rock! will air on BET on Nov. 6, 2011