The 2014 Circle of Sisters expo took place at the famed Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City over the weekend. Sponsored by WBLS, WLIB and HOT 97, the annual expo always brings out the who’s who of entertainment. The star power was undeniable as a variety of of celebrities took part in panel discussions, seminars, meet & greets, concerts and more.
Highlights included the cast of TV One’s Hollywood Divas; Countess Vaughn, Golden Brooks, Elise Neal, Paula jai Parker and Lisa Wu, who were in attendance to promote their upcoming reality show. Traci Braxton performed select songs from her debut album Crash and Burn. The ‘King of R&B’ himself Bobby Brown joined Celebrity Chef Nikki Shaw to encourage our community to make healthy choices. Panels included actresses Niecy Nash, Tamala Mann, Lance Gross, Yandy Smith and more.
Closing out Saturday’s event was the big R&B Live concert at Madison Square Garden. The concert featured electrifying performances by headliner Fantasia Barrino, alongside Jennifer Hudson (who blew the roof off with “And I Am Telling You”), Gospel duo Mary Mary, Faith Evans, Johnny Gill and Tyrese.
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