Essence Music Festival

10 Things We Can Thank Prince For

From his impressive catalog to his undeniable influence on a new generation of artists, Prince Rogers Nelson is truly an icon. And as the road to ESSENCE Festival 2014 begins, we're giving thanks where its due.

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  1. @essencefest: Quiet Storm: Come on home to me, Charlene..... http://t.co/3IlK4g5awc
  2. @essencefest: We're slowing down today's afternoon jam just a tad! His name is Charlie, last name Wilson... http://t.co/uj1jDPTNPN
  3. @essencefest: @ShePrissy1 two solid selections!
  4. @essencefest: Here's a glimpse at some of the James Brown's original costumes we saw at #ESSENCEFest. Who's ready for #GetOnUp?! http://t.co/eWGa901Lb9
  5. @essencefest: RT @CuzICan_DJ: WATCH: @RealMichelleW Performing At @essencefest 2014; Read: http://t.co/5zlkdTUFVx via @djmusicsite @unexpectedMW http://?
  6. @essencefest: RT @joetnewman: Great shot by @chadoubre during our @essencefest trip. http://t.co/XEOVpe3PRD
  7. @essencefest: Quiet Storm: "Smooth Operator" by the one and only Sade. http://t.co/vEkjAaDZSc
  8. @essencefest: Rush Hour Jam: "Love of My Life" by Common feat. Ms. Badu. (Common's new joint drops tomorrow!) http://t.co/zabFl1ZYDG

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