Posted on by Halle Williamson

The 47th NAACP Image Awards were held on this past Friday and we cannot say enough how much we LOVE to see our community show up and show out. In case you were unaware, the NAACP Image Awards are held to honor people of color in film, television, music and literature. Celebrities in attendance include Taraji P. Henson, Michael B. Jordan, Jada & Will Smith, John Legend, Loretta Devine, Gabrielle Union and Don Cheadle just to name a few. Below are a few of the awards that were given to these amazing stars as well as some of the amazing fashion from the red carpet! 

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President's Award: John Legend Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series: Taraji P. Henson, (Empire) Outstanding Motion PictureStraight Outta Compton Entertainer of the Year: Michael B. Jordan Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Film): Ryan Coogler, Aaron Covington (Creed)