Janelle Monae, Big Boi And More Attend ‘ESSENCE’ Black Women In Music Event (PHOTOS)

Last night, Essence magazine held their 2nd Annual Black Women In Music event at Los Angeles’ Playhouse Hollywood. Famous females in attendance last night included, tightrope-tipper Janelle Monae and “I Know Who I Am” songstress Leona Lewis (who wore a similar eye-catching dress to the one she sported at the L.A. Never Say Never premiere). The evening was not a girls only affair, Diddy and Big Boi also dropped by. Click through for highlights from the mag’s celebration and for more on the event click here.