Mission Accomplished: Beyonce Dances To New Orleans Bounce Music At ‘Life Is But A Dream’ After Party [VIDEO]

I asked, believed and have now sorta received.

Following the New York premiere of ‘Life Is But A Dream’, Beyonce let her yaki down by partying to some twerk-approved New Orleans bounce music behind the DJ booth with sister Solange. Let me find out that Basement Baby actually knows hows to bring the best out of people.

PHOTOS: Best And Worst Dressed At The ‘Beyonce: Life Is But A Dream’ Premiere

Also spotted inside the after party: Tina Knowles, Angela Bassett, June Ambrose Chris Rock, Russell Simmons, Victor Cruz, Luke James, and Cousin Angie B! sans fire engine red lipstick.

Press play to watch Beyonce and DJ Kid Creole make it do what it and check out more flicks from the party after the jump.

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Red Carpet Recap: Essence Black Women In Music Event [PHOTOS]

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Essence saluted Solange Knowles and Lianne La Havas at its 4th Annual Essence Black Women In Music Event. The Lincoln sponsored invitation-only affair was hosted by Essence magazine editor-at-large Emil Wilbekin and last year’s honoree Kelly Rowland.

“Lianne and Solange are the perfect examples of what’s current in music and having Lincoln sponsor an event celebrating these two young progressive African-American women is an honor,” says Lincoln manager of Multicultural Marketing Shawn Thompson.

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“African-American women play an important role in the luxury landscape, and events like these allow us the opportunity to appeal to them while celebrating their creativity and diversity.”

Did you favorite star bring their fashion A-game? Click through to see who dazzled and whose looks fell flat on the purple carpet.

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Tweets Is Watching: Solange Sounds Off On Music Blogs

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You want war? The wig crypt’s glowstick carrying E.F. Hutton is back to telling it how it is and not how it was via finger banging.

Solange took to her Twitter account over the weekend to slam music blogs for hiring writers to critique music genres they don’t connect with, writing:

“Some of these music blogs could actually benefit from hiring people who REALLY understand the culture of R&B to write about R&B. Some of these music blogs could actually benefit from hiring people who REALLY understand the culture of hip hop to write about hip hop.”

Solange: White Hot At Milan Fashion Week

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Gaymonn Was Robbed: Solange, Zoe Saldana, Kimberly Chandler Make Vogue Top 10 Best Dressed List

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There’s never enough room at the inn. Andre J was robbed butt naked at gunpoint out of a coveted slot on Vogue magazine’s annual best dressed list.

Actress Emma Stone — featured on the cover of the special issue hitting newsstands today — cinched the top spot. Second-time honoree Solange, Zoe Saldana, NBA wife Kimberly Chandler, Kristen Stewart, Rooney Mara, Leelee Sobieski, Lily Kwong, Lauren Santo Domingo and Dree Hemingway round out the list.

Michelle ObamaBeyonce and gal pal Gwyneth Paltrow are a few style-savvy stars the team over at Fashionista think should have made the cut.

Check out a round-up of Kimberly Chandler‘s fashion hits (or style misses) — and sound off on who made your best dressed list of 2012 below.

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Style File: Glamour Women of The Year Awards

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Mary J. Blige and Solange looked positively radiant as they posed for pictures on the red carpet at the 22nd annual Glamour Women of The Year Awards held at Carnegie Hall on Monday (November 12) in New York City. The secret behind their glow? Mud mask made with Blue Ivy’s unicorn milk, of course.

Pharrell Williams, Deborah Roberts and Tyra Banks were on hand to pay tribute to the inspiring honorees, which included Olympians Gabby Douglas and Allyson Felix. Weigh in on who had the look of the night in the comments below!

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Back To Business: Solange Releases Video For “Losing You”

Riding around in Kenya with a girl named Kenya is the theme of Solange‘s new music video for “Losing You.” The clip was directed by Melina Matsoukas and features the second youngest member of the Knowles clan (don’t try to deny Nixon!) hitting her two step in several different places in Cape Town, according to the LA Times.

What’s next for our little Sol-Angel and her Kinky Twist dreams? Apparently an album dropping in the next couple of months.