Go back in time with 'I Was There' as Sarah Jakes, the daughter of Bishop TD Jakes, relives her father’s 2009 ESSENCE Festival gospel honor. Stay tuned for more ESSENCE Festival memories about the stars you love.
From concerts to empowerment seminars, the ESSENCE Festival has been a go-to event for many over the past 20 years. Experience some of our favorite highlights.
Bishop T.D. Jakes, a leading voice in ministry, revisits his special 2010 ESSENCE Festival gospel honor.
Watch the singer rock the Superlounge at her Saturday night performance.
Watch the DJ rock the Superdome at his Saturday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superdome at her Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superdome at his Saturday night performance.
Sevyn Streeter’s Early Years
The Wardlaw Brothers talk about their first festival experience.
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