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.
- President Obama to Sign Executive Order Creating 21st Century Task Force
- Quvenzhané Wallis Steals Her 'Annie' Co-Star Jamie Foxx's Heart in Our ESSENCE Cover Story
- Tessa Thompson to Star Alongside Michael B. Jordan in Upcoming 'Rocky' Spinoff, 'Creed'
- Stevie Wonder Welcomes Baby No. 9, a Daughter!
- David Oyelowo on Playing MLK: 'I Couldn't Have Done it Without God's Help'
- #Nope, Black Twitter Wasn't Feeling VH1's 'Sorority Sisters'
- Whoopi Goldberg: What Obamas Experienced Is Not 'Real Racism'
- ESSENCE Poll: Does Your Family Support Your Religious and Political Views?