American actress Gabrielle Union covers the December 2013 issue of Essence Magazine. Gabrielle Union will be staring in "Being Mary Jane" a new BET series which starts January 7th 2013. Gabrielle is wearing a Bibhu Mohapatra gown, Stella Valle earrings styled by celebrity stylist June Ambrose. Image Essence
American actress Viola Davis covers the October 2013 edition of Essence Magazine the "Beautiful inside and out ! " issue. Check out the behind the scenes footage of Viola over at Essence Magazine.
Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry cover the Essence June 2013 issue Dream Big - Unleash your power and claim your blessings. Image credit Essence
Cover girl spokes model and musician Janelle Monae covers Essence Magazine May 2013, click here to view behind the scenes footage of Janelle's photo shoot. Image credit Fashion Bomb Daily
Alicia Keys covers Essence Magazine January 2013, wearing a red strapless Lanvin peplum dress. Image credit The Ybf