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.
- Defense Attorneys in Freddie Gray Case Ask Judge to Move Trial Outside of Baltimore
- Nebraska Becomes First Conservative State in 40 Years to Overturn the Death Penalty
- Just Engaged: Mika and Kamau’s Engagement Story
- 7 Ways David Oyelowo Delivers Another Masterful Performance in HBO’s ‘Nightingale’
- Listen to Common Talk About Why ESSENCE FEST is So Special on "The Steve Harvey Morning Show"
- Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Inspiring Speech to Young Writers
- #ThrowbackThursday: Relive Erykah Badu & Common's 'Love of My Life'
- ESSENCE Poll: What is Your Relationship with Thongs?