On Monday, November 4, 2013, EBONY magazine celebrated its 2013 EBONY Power 100 List gala. The salute to some of the most powerful African Americans in the nation was held at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall.
TNJ Editor Sergie Willoughby was onhand to cover the event.
Motown founder Berry Gordy received the Lifetime Achievement award. Influential attendees and celebrities included legendary group The Jacksons, the cast of Broadway Hit “Motown The Musical”, actress LaTanya Richardson Jackson, choreographer Bill T. Jones, Isabel and Reuben Toledo, life coach Iyanla Vanzant, Pauletta Washington, NBA legend and entrepreneur Ervin "Magic" Johnson, Tyson and Kimberly Chandler, famed Chef Marcus Samuelsson, actor Hill Harper and actress Condola Rashad.