1. Sanaa Lathan

We partied with the actress backstage at the Superdome during TV One & Walmart’s Essence Fest soirée, but there were even more stars in the house! Click through to see who brought the party New Orleans.

2. Chrisette Michele

The newest “R&B Diva” to join TV One’s hit show appeared at the party with a new hair-do: looks like she’s starting to lock her hair under that fab jeweled headband!

3. Chanté Moore

“R&B Divas” star Chanté struck a fierce pose in this dressy leather get up!

4. Chante Moore, ‘Lil Mo, Chrisette Michele

‘Lil Mo joined her “R&B Divas” for a photo opp. The singer was summertime fresh in short shorts and all-white!

5. Cynthia Bailey

Oh hi Cynthia! The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star hit the party with her hubby Peter Thomas.

6. MC Lyte & DJ Jermaine

The veteran MC rocked the party with hits that kept guest dancing just as hard as the acts on the mainstage! She brought along Chicago’s DJ Jermaine (who is part of MC Lyte’s DJ Music Group) who also did his thing on the 1s and 2s.

7. ‘Lil Mo & Roland Martin

Awww! The “R&B Diva” had a tender moment with News One Now host Roland Martin, as Chanté Moore looked on.

8. R&B Divas & Walmart Execs

“R&B Divas” joined forces with some of the ladies that run Walmart to party! From left: Phyllis P. Harris, Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer for Walmart Stores, Inc.; ‘Lil Mo; Chrisette Michele; and Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, executive vice president, Tax and Treasury for Walmart Stores, Inc.

9. Nakisha Williams & Sanaa Lathan

HelloBeautiful’s Senior Editor handed over our Twitter handle to the lovely & talented actress at the party to answer your questions!

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