VH1 Hip Hop Honor Awards 2016by Sonia Amoako Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 .
The VH1 Hip Honors was back like it had never left after a six year hiatus.
Titled, ‘All Hail The Queens’ was a tribute to female hip hop queens. They showed up looking like royalty for the event which took place at the David Geffen Hall in New York City on Monday night.
The honourees were Lil Kim, Missy Elliot, Queen Latifah and Salt-N-Pepa.
See what everyone was wearing:
The rapper was being honoured at the event. She hit the red carpet with her two year old daughter, Royal Reign. Kim rocked a long sleeved black velvet dress, over a pair of fishnet tights. The 39 year old added a chic oversized pearl necklace and wore over the knee boots.
Royal Reign looked cute in a patterned dress and leggings, with a gold blazer and mini purse.
She was classy in a floor length gown with slit, she wore towering open toe heels. Whilst her classic bob was styled in a side parting.
Salt N Pepa
The ladies were clad in all black. Serving in sheer, mesh, plunge necklines and chiffon.
The veteran rapper wore a funky leather jacket. Her hair covered half her face, showing off the purple streaks. Metallic purple lipstick matched this well, whilst her chunky square shaped earrings were hard to miss.
Her endless legs were the centre of attention as she rocked a pair of thigh high strappy sandals. The 21 year old wore a mini dress by Italian designer Fausto Puglisi. The top half was a houndstooth crop top with a cute bubble gum pink mini skirt. Her hair fell in natural loose waves around her shoulders.
Kelly sizzled in her panelled little black dress by designer Elie Youssef . The mesh number clung to her figure as she posed on the red carpet. She paired the look with a matching clutch and strappy heels. Diamond dangling earrings, multiple rings and a bangle played as perfect accessories. The mother to little Titan wore her hair in a slicked back ponytail with middle parting. Of course her face was beat, a classic smoky eye, nude lip gloss and shimmery highlighter pulled the look together.
The models taut tummy was on display in a long sleeved crop top with a large diamond shaped cut out by the chest. The Victoria’s Secret Angel teamed this with crisp white trousers and leather heels.
The talented producer stood out with a blue shirt with a white paint splattered design on it.
Keke shined in a gold shimmery gown, where her tattoo could be seen on the side. We’re loving her sleek and straight wig!
Muva as she is known by also went for a classic LBD. She went off little accessories, with just a silver watch and shades.
She went for a embellished glittery grey jumpsuit with deep plunge neckline. A simple pair of black strappy sandals finished it off.
Eve was fierce in a sheer jumpsuit . Her outfit featured flared sleeves and bottoms. Her honey brown hair was tied back, giving full focus on the high neck style.
The singer was smart and sexy in a khaki green blazer dress, the deep plunge gave a hint of cleavage.
The rapper showed off his smaller frame ub a printed bomber jacket and white bottoms,
Love and Hip Hop New York star Remy Ma was bright and bold in a red bomber jacket and matching mini skirt, along with trainers. Her gold chunky earrings and necklace added to the colour scheme well.
The rapper did a great job performing at the event alongside Teyana Taylor and Dej Loaf. She hit the red carpet in a strapless black mini dress and leather boots. Her fushia pink lipstick provided a pop of colour.
Lala recently enjoyed a six year wedding anniversary with hubby Carmelo Anthony was chic in a black one shouldered mini dress. She added a pair of ankle boots and slick of red lipstick.
The rapper looked cool in a khaki bomber jacket, matching boots and boyfriend jeans.
The singer served in a sheer top, satin flared bottoms and smart blazer. She’s always switching up her hair, this time going for a simple black cropped look. The dark smoky eye make up added to the gothic chic vibe.
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