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6 Epic Performances You Can ONLY See First At This Year's ESSENCE Festival

The 2017 ESSENCE Fest lineup has even more in store than you think!

The 2017 ESSENCE Festival is playing host to performances from over 50 artists, including a few special surprise guests who will share the stage together for the first time ever.  

ESSENCE Festival 2017 single-night tickets and ticket packages are on sale now! For more info and the latest news, visit our Festival page here.

As we continue counting down the days until NOLA, here's a look at 5 performances you can only see for the first time at this year's ESSENCE Fest.