Eric Benét is no stranger to ESSENCE Festival. He's played the yearly event five times so he's experienced plenty of monumental moments to relive with us, but he narrowed them down to something that happened to him at the Convention Center his first time at the festival and his favorite moment from last year. Find out what they are below.
- Kerry Washington, Viola Davis, and More, Respond to NY Times Calling Shonda Rhimes An 'Angry Black Woman'
- Queen Latifah Recalls Dealing with Domestic Violence in Her Family
- Must-See: 11-Year-Old Marquis Govan Eloquently Explains What Ferguson, Missouri Needs
- ESSENCE Poll: Do the Recent Celebrity Photo Leaks Make You Rethink Taking Nude Photos?
- Coffee Talk: Gabrielle Union and Meagan Good Speak Out About Nude Photo Leaks
- The Write or Die Chick: Black Women and Booty Ownership on the Backside
- Oprah Reveals What Tops Her Bucket List on 'Life You Want' Tour
- Ruby Dee Memorialized With Star-Studded Ceremony