Over 1300 people rocked all-white attire for the 12th Annual All White Affair held in celebration of the 2011 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, July 2, 2011.
The event was hosted by Keisha Walker (Insights Marketing) with co-hosts Actor Laz Alonso & Doug E. Fresh with Kenny Burns on the mic.
Attendees include actor Isaiah Washington (my new favorite twitter buddy), NFL Players: Corey Bradford, Keyaron Fox, Fred Smoot & Charles Grant; newlyweds Cynthia Bailey and Peter Thomas of the Atlanta Housewives, Tameka Foster Glover Raymond and many more.
Well I promise you this year wasn’t any different!? So while I get my wits about me, check out my collection of “on the scene” photos that were posted on my personal site [IamATLien.com]. Each and every photo has a story….
Tami Roman (Basketball Wives) & ATLien
Tami is cool as hell and I love her to death. I spotted her backstage with her fellow “basketball wives” Evelyn Lozado and Continue Reading…
The 2010 Essence started off with a bang! During a booze cruise of sorts, The S.E.T’s annual party boat party, guests were treated to a New Orleans cajun buffet and all the liquor they could drink.
The event is normally a swanky danky 3 hour cruise, filled with music from the “A” to the “Bay but one chick in particular was feeling herself so much, that she decided use the captive audience to pursue her lifelong dreams of becoming a stripper.
Bryan Micheal Cox along with Honey Child and Conjure Cognac held a private event, to pay homage to the Goddess, Soulmate, Mother and Friend in all women exemplified through music culture.
The event, which was held at the W Hotel in the French Quarter (New Orleans) provided a place for Essence partygoers to mix, mingle and have a good time during the day party, held prior to the evening’s concert festivities.
El DeBarge & Clay Evans (Grand Hustle)
There were several day parties going on simultaneously during the weekend and quite a few celebs were spotted party hopping. Spotted in the crowd were RHOA’s NeNe Leakes, Terrence J (BET’s 106 & Park), El DeBarge, Clay Evans & Jason Geter (Grand Hustle), hip-hop icons Kid n’ Play and more. Continue Reading…