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.
- ESSENCE Travels: Behind the Scenes of ESSENCE’s Global Issue in Tanzania and Kenya
- Must See: Watch An NYPD Officer 'Whip/Nae-Nae' At a Brooklyn Block Party
- EXCLUSIVE: Singers Carmen Rodgers and Anthony David Get Soulful and Sexy in New Video, 'Charge'
- ESSENCE Poll: Do You Think Non-Black Women Wearing Afros is Cultural Appropriation or Appreciation?
- Special Prosecutor Investigating Jail Cell Death of Raynette Turner
- Your Must-Read Book of the Week: 'Oreo' by Fran Ross
- NAACP Embarks on 800-Mile 'Journey to Justice' March, from Selma to D.C.
- ESSENCE Wants You to be a College Ambassador!