Celebrity Style at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival Was Too Hot to Handle

Go hard or go home!

By Jasmine Washington

Hollywood A-listers flocked to the South of France in honor of the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival. No place for the timid, the 10-day festival encourages celebs to throw their style into overdrive, and this year’s looks did not disappoint.

Sexy see-through and intricately jeweled gowns were a hit on various red carpets throughout the festival. Check out some of the best dressed!

  • 1 Rihanna
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    Everyone’s favorite ’bad gal’ kept it cool pairing white sunglasses with an angelic all-white ensemble.

  • 2 Bella Hadid
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    Whew! Bella Hadid’s stunned with her sheer white gown and nearly waist-high split.

  • 3 Kendall Jenner
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    The reality starlet-turned-model slayed with her neutral makeup beat and lengthy train.

  • 4 Nicki Minaj
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    Nicki Minaj’s curves were on full display in this black see-through number.

  • 5 Naomi Campbell
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    Veteran super model Naomi Campbell served regal chic with this floor-length all black gown.

  • 6 Mary J. Blige
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    The newly single Queen of Hip Hop Soul’s see-through ensemble was a hit!

  • 7 Winnie Harlow
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    Fan favorite Winnie Harlow’s bold red gown served equal parts sophistication and sex appeal.

  • 8 Rita Ora
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    America’s Next Top Model host Rita Ora’s embellished dress was jeweled perfection.

  • 9 A$AP Rocky
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    The fashionable rapper topped off his sleek black suit with a classic white shirt.

  • 10 Jeremy ’Prison Bae’ Meeks
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    Viral star-turned-model Jeremy ’Prison Bae’ Meeks kept his tattoos on display with his barely button collard shirt and blazer.

  • 11 Joan Smalls
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    Super model Joan Smalls kept it short and simple with this knee-length dress, but her embellished body chain added an extra layer of glam.

  • 12 Tracee Ellis Ross
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    Blackish star Tracee Ellis Ross payed homage to her mother, Diana Ross, in this vibrant red gown. [/item

While the Cannes Film Festival may cater to the best dressed in fashion, Notorious B.I.G. was one of the fashion trendsetters in hip hop. Remember his influential style moments in the video below.