When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there's enough dancing, drinking, brawling and romancing to make the Big Easy blush.
Queen Latifah at that point featured in the number one spot job of Set It Off which had released in the year 1996 and released her fourth album, Order in the Court, in the year 1998, with Motown Records.
It is a refreshing change from the negative portrayal of females seen in most movies today.
The girl rocked a completely sheer dress without a bra — and later remarked that her only regret was not wearing a bedazzled thong to match.
Beyoncé was nearly naked in Givenchy.
I had to get it off my chest.
Queen Latifah picked up standard achievement and recognition with her execution in the film Chicago which had released in the year 2002, getting an Academy Award designation for Best Supporting Actress.
Not only do you have to have the balls to risk a wardrobe malfunction, but you have to do it with enough confidence that you look fierce — not terrified — in the photographs.