Since 1995, Essence Festival has been a prime annual event for African-American women with an affinity for R&B, gospel and spiritual, financial and family advice. In this series we revisit those moments with the narratives of the founders, players and devoted fans that were there from the very beginning.read more...
Lionel Richie, Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Charlie Wilson, Ledisi, Marsha Ambrosius and more are joining Prince in New Orleans this Fourth of July weekend for the 20th anniversary of the ESSENCE Festival. Check out the full list of artists and get your tickets now. This is going to be an event you won't want to miss!Read More...