The singer/activist and journalist discuss the impact that HIV/AIDS is having on the Black community.
The all-new Empower U stage was the place to find words of encouragement. Find out what Steve Harvey had to say about maintaining healthy relationships.
Take a look at some of your favorite celebrities hanging out in New Orleans for the 2014 ESSENCE Festival.
From one poet to another, Nas dedicated his 2002 hit single "One Mic" to the late Maya Angelou.
The 2014 ESSENCE Festival kicked into gear with a Family Day in New Orleans' Woldenberg Park. Good food, great music and community. See who was in attendance.
The initiative will produce specific content for Black mothers.
If you can’t make it to the 20th anniversary ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans this weekend, don’t fret! We’re bringing the experience right to you here on ESSENCE.com.
Singer-songwriter and ESSENCE Festival performer, Tank shows off his new dance moves "The Love Step" and releases new single "Dance with Me."
From the star-studded concert lineup to the amazing food, find out how the Festival team is preparing for the biggest event of the year.
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