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Because, Black Excellence: YBF Celebs Provided All The Slayage At The White House's Nordic State Dinner

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Last night's White House State Dinner was full of slayage.  Check out the YBF celebs in attendance inside...

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the heads of the five Nordic nations for a U.S.-Nordic Leaders Summit yesterday.  So an epic State Dinner was necessary to commemorate the moment. 

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Tracee Ellis Ross pretty much took our breath away.  The gorgeous "black-ish" leading lady arrived to the White House in this gorgeous white Ashi Studio gown paired with a Halston clutch and killer drop earrings by Vita Fede.  She's always perfect, but this time she was utterly perfect.

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She commented how she's serving Lemonade tease mixed with a stately vibe, and we gotta agree.  Stunning.

Other YBF celebs who made their way to the South Lawn for the State Dinner:

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Singers Janelle Monae and Jidenna Mobisson came through looking extra classic and even more dapper.  The Wondaland artists are very rarely a miss. 

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CoverGirl Janelle arrived telling media"I'm here to see my First Lady."

Ha!  Let 'em know Janelle! 

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Yes Jidenna!

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Fine ass Common had us fanning ourselves looking at him in this white dinner jacket:

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He brought his manager Derek Dudley along for the epic night.

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Al Roker and wife Deborah Roberts looked like the cute couple that they are.

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Celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson& his pregnant wife Maya made a fab appearance.

And the Obamas:

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They couldn't look more regal.  FLOTUS in a gorgeous Naeem Khan gown and Mr. President in black tie. 

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They welcomed the heads of State and snapped plenty of pics for the occasion.

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Cheers!

Click HERE for even more pics of the Obamas at last night's State Dinner!

 

Photos: Getty/Instagram

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