The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET Awards

Beyoncé. Tyra. Alicia. Kanye. Estelle. Taraji. Zoe. And, obviously, Omarosa. They were all at L.A.'s Shrine Auditorium, in their best 80s-apocalyptic gear, for the 2009 BET Awards.

The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Beyoncé is clearly embracing the full-on 80s ethos of the moment. Dig it.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Estelle channels the Gloved One with her usual panache.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Taraji P. Henson continues her reign as the ultimate fashion chameleon. And works every single guise!


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Alicia Keys' Indian-inflected sea green is pretty, period.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Tyra Banks does Fauntleroy-meets-musketeer-meets, we suppose, fierce. Which long since ceased to be a euconium.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

The five-year-old in me covets Omarosa's sugar plum fairy getup. That five-year-old also drank the creamer in McDonald's straight, so.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Chaka Khan begins - and, okay, probably ends - a trend for fans.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Zoe Saldana's sleek white is Enterprise-control-panel efficient. No idea what that means.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Niecy Nash never shies away from the limelight: hence the Midas-chic.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Cassie is but one of the proponents of nightmarish post-apocalyptic chic.


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Letoya Luckett combines Mad Max and 80's - so on trend!


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Robi Reed-Humes takes the DIY vogue a bit too far, no?


The Glam (And The Weird) Of The BET AwardsS

Okay, Kanye, we get it: you're just here as a favor to Amber Rose. Can't you even pretend to have fun?


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