El Debarge to Make Comeback at ESSENCE Music Festival

After a stint in rehab, the soul crooner makes his long-awaited return. 

El DeBarge is ready to make his comeback at the ESSENCE Music Festival next week. This will be Debarge's first concert since he suffered a drug relapse and returned to rehab this past February. 

DeBarge relapsed shortly after releasing his latest album, "Second Chance," stemming from his 25-year battle with cocaine.

"Second chance means I can stand here, talk to you and have the blood running warm in my veins. I can think clearly. I can feel joy, laughter, love and even embrace all my struggles with a sober mind," said DeBarge.

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