Sunday afternoon ESSENCE Music Festival artist Anthony Hamilton took to the stage of the New Orleans Superdome for a soundcheck before his performance and invited ESSENCE.com to join him as he rehearsed.

Jul, 08, 2012

On Sunday afternoon ESSENCE Music Festival artist Anthony Hamilton took to the stage of the New Orleans Superdome for a soundcheck before his performance and invited ESSENCE.com to join him as he rehearsed. Check out these exclusive images from center stage as Hamilton prepares for what promises to be a very memorable night.