The Best Celebrity Photos From The Obama's Going Away Party

Photo: Courtesy of Chuck Kennedy/The White House.
An impressive group of A-list celebrities convened at the White House Friday night. They united over a bipartisan political cause: partying.

In a December interview with People, President Obama said he would throw one last “big party” at the White House before leaving. Just two weeks before Donald Trump’s inauguration, he kept his word.

The list of celebrity partygoers for this shindig was extensive. It included Solange Knowles, Olivia Wilde, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Anna Wintour, Kelly Rowland, George and Amal Clooney, Lena Dunham, Chance the Rapper, Paul McCartney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Usher, and countless others. As they bid a fond farewell to President Obama, some attendees partied until 4AM. Luckily, plenty of celebs gave a glimpse into the night by posting photos of the party on Instagram. Here are some of the best moments of the night.
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Actress Olivia Wilde shared a happy 4AM selfie as she and her partner Jason Sudeikis “stumbled” out of the White House.
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Looking stylish as ever in a black turtleneck, Nick Jonas shared that he went to the party straight from the airport.
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As he waited in line, DJ Cassidy took a photo with other A-listers who typically don’t need to wait to get into a party: John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, and Jerry Seinfeld.
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A bearded Tom Hanks also made an appearance.
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Jordin Sparks took her dad to the party, and posted a cute selfie of the pair looking very excited for the event.
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Comedian Billy Eichner shared that he got to speak with President Obama directly and thank him for all he did for LGBTQ right during his two terms in office. He shared photos of himself at the party with actor Robin Taylor.
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Comedian Jay Pharoah, who frequently portrayed President Obama on SNL, shared a photo of himself with Kelly Rowland, Wale, Usher, and La La Anthony.
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Solange and the Roots performed at the White House party. The singer shared a photo from the sound check and Instagram and wrote how much she will miss Obama.
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NBA star Ray Allen nabbed a photo with comedian Chris Spencer and fellow NBA player Grant Hill.