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Photos Of Michelle Obama, Gabrielle Union, Kelly Rowland, Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon & Others At 2012 BET Honors…

The First Lady of the United States-Michelle Obama made a prestigious appearance at the 2012 BET Honors which was held on Saturday, 14th January and hosted by Actreess Gabrielle Union.

Also in attendance were Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey, Willow Smith, Kelly Rowland, Aretha Franklin and singer Michelle Williams .

At the event Nick Cannon was honored alongside poet/author Dr. Maya Angelou, Stevie Wonder and director Spike Lee.

Performances were from Kelly Rowland, Mariah Caret, Stevie Wonder, Willow Smith, Franklin, Patti LaBelle, Jennifer Hudson, rapper Common and others…

At the event, Michelle Obama and many others called on the black community to civic action….And throughout the night, blacks were encouraged to vote ‘like their lives depended on it’ in the upcoming 2012 election…

Check out photos below…