All the Stunning Red Carpet Looks From the NAACP Image Awards

Last night, Los Angeles was abuzz as celebrities stepped onto the red carpet for a particularly special event this award season: the 51st annual NAACP Image Awards. According to its website, “The event celebrates the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the arts, as well as those individuals or groups who promote social justice through their creative endeavors.”

Among the celebrities, activists, and thought leaders in attendance were Tracee Ellis Ross, Lizzo, Yara Shahidi, and others. Rihanna was presented with the President’s Award on stage and gave an impassioned and inspiring speech. Of course, everyone wowed us with their stunning ensembles on the red carpet, too. Read on to see our favorite looks from the NAACP Image Awards.

WHO: Rihanna

WHO: Tracee Ellis RossWEAR: Christopher John Rogers dress; Christian Louboutin heels; Djula jewelry

WHO: Cynthia Erivo

WHO: Yara Shahidi

WHO: Lizzo

WHO: Janelle Monáe

WHO: Angela Bassett

WHO: Kiki Layne

WHO: Jasmine Tookes

WHO: Storm Reid

WHO: Chloe Bailey

WHO: Da’Vine Joy Randolph

WHO: Elaine Welteroth

WHO: Brie LarsonWEAR: Rodarte dress; Christian Louboutin heels; Tasaki jewelry

WHO: Luka Sabbat

WHO: Logan Browning

WHO: Marsai Martin

WHO: Tiffany Dena Loftin

For more of the latest red carpet looks, check out what everyone wore to the Brit Awards.