Written by | Ray Cornelius

Comedic actor and award-winning talk show host Steve Harvey rolled out the ‘Blue’ Carpet last night for his annual Neighborhood Awards in Atlanta, GA. The event, also known as the “Hoodies,” took place at Philips Arena and honored local businesses, religious and neighborhood leaders, churches and high school for their contributions as well as excellence within their own neighborhoods.

Award categories included “Best Hair Salon,” “Best Car Wash,” “Best Church Choir,” “Best High School Coach,” and “Best Soul Food Restaurant.”

This year’s performances featured a number of Harvey’s celebrity friends including Robin Thicke, Keith Sweat, Johnny Gill, Chrisette Michele, India.Arie, Tamela Mann and Anthony Hamilton.  Celebritiy presenters included Tracee Ellis Ross, Kim Whitley, Roland Martin, Kandi Burruss, Sherri Shepherd, Shemar Moore, Earthquake, David and Tamela Mann, Yolanda Adams, Keke Palmer and more.

Check out some of the Blue Carpet looks below:

Todd and Kandi Tucker Shirley Strawberry

 Kandi & Todd Tucker/Shirley Strawberry & guest

Rickey Smiley and Nephew Tommy

 Rickey Smiley & Nephew Tommy

Sherri Shepherd Shemar Moore

 Sherri Shepherd & Shemar Moore

George Wallace

George Wallace

Roland Martin Sommore

 Roland Martin & Sommore

Hill Harper, Wendy Raquel Robinson and actor

 Hill Harper, Wendy Raquel Robinson & ‎Dorien Wilson

Tracee Ellis Ross2 Chrisette Michele

 Tracee Ellis Ross & Chrisette Michele

Claudia Jordan

 Claudia Jordan

Kim Whitley Holly Robinson-Peete

 Kim Whitley/Holly Robinson Peete & son

Stephen A. Smith RonReaco Lee

 Stephen A. Smith/RonReaco Lee & guest



Kirk Franklin Lavelle

 Kirk Franklin & wife/Lavell Crawford & guest

 Michael Jai White and LisaRaye McCoy Eddie Levert

Michael Jai White & LisaRaye McCoy/Eddie Levert

Yolanda Adams Candace

 Yolanda Adams & Patrice C. Washington

Donnie McClurkin and Erica Campbell David and Tamela Mann

 Donnie McClurkin & Erica Campbell/David & Tamela Mann

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