On the Scene: Ashanti, Pharrell, Melody Thornton, Nas, David Banner

Ashanti performed at The Grove in Los Angeles on Wednesday as part of the shopping center’s annual Summer Concert Series.


Pharrell at the Pepsi 500 Running Wide Open event, which he co-hosted with race car diver Jeff Gordon.


Pussycat Doll Melody Thornton at the Pepsi 500 Running Wide Open event in Hollywood.


Nas performed at the Samsung AT&T Summer Krush Concert at Webster Hall in NYC.


David Banner and Kim Kardashian at a taping of MTV’s “TRL.”