ESSENCE Festival Empowerment Experience Gospel Tribute - Sunday, July 7

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A listing of the free Empowerment Experience panels taking place at the ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans on Sunday, July 7

The ESSENCE Empowerment Experience: Solutions and Success Secrets for Fearless Black Women

**This event is free for attendees, and no registration is required.**

**Appearances/schedule are subject to change.**

GET LIFTED ALL STAR GOSPEL TRIBUTE TO TRAMAINE HAWKINS & DONNIE McCLURKIN, SUNDAY, JULY 7

Gospel icons Tramaine Hawkins and Donnie McClurkin will be honored with a full day of praise, songs and worship with DJ Charles "Bam Bam" Belonge, Mara Schiavocampo, Lexi, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, Vanessa Bush, Dawnie Walton, Chanda Burks, Pastor Debra Morton, Greater St. Stephen Full Baptist Gospel Church; The Church Friends Choir; Bishop Lester Love; Tyronne Foster and The Arc Singers; Michelle Williams; Tasha Cobbs; Deitrick Haddon; Patrik Henry Bass; Kurt Carr; Yolanda Adams; Bishop Noel Jones; Amber Bullock; Hezekiah Walker; Isaac Carree; Anthony Brown and Group TherAPy; and Kim Burell.

Journalist Cheryl Wills will host the event. Learn more here.

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