5. Janet Jackson honored by amfAR
Janet Jackson got some major props for her efforts in the fight against HIV and AIDS. The song bird was honored at the amfAR New York gala along with Heidi Klum and Kenneth Cole ahead of New York Fashion Week.
According to Rap-Up.com, Janet chose to skip the red carpet, but she looked elegant in a black gown as she accepted her award. John Legened, Sarah Jessica Parker and Harry Belafonte were also attended the black-tie affair, which concluded with a performance by Cee Lo Green.