Janelle Monáe performs on Center Stage for Essence Festival
The singer takes the mainstage to open up Saturday night's festivities.
The comedian on why he loves the Festival and what he'll be doing for his birthday.
Michelle Williams performs at the Essence Festival
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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.
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