The songstress dishes on feeling good in her own skin and creating two new albums.
"It is a man's cologne, but it's a cologne that you want your girlfriend to wear," says Maxwell.
Williams will make her solo debut at ESSENCE Festival this Sunday, July.
"We're gonna get married really soon," said Brandy of her upcoming plans to tie the knot.
"I'ma take questions as if I'm Trey," said Hart.
The actor opens up about his new role as a secret service agent.
Issa Rae chats about wanting to see Beyoncé at the ESSENCE Festival and her new talkshow, Exhale.
Soledad O'Brien dishes on her favorite ESSENCE Empowerment Experiences and her love for Maxwell.
The Real Housewives of Atlanta star shares whether or not she'll be on the next season.
Chanté Moore reveals what's in her ESSENCE Festival survival kit and her upcoming album.
Kevin Hart shares his love for the ESSENCE Festival on his birthday.
Perry shares what keeps him coming back to the ESSENCE Festival, plus his thoughts on the George Zimmerman trial.
Mali Music talks reinventing gospel music and starting his career.
Nicole Murphy, Andrea Kelly and Mayte Garcia also share what they love most about the Festival.
"I was so excited and so anxious," said Brandy of her first ESSENCE Festival performance.
The Braxton Family Values star reveals what prompted her recent weight loss.
The R&B crooner lights up the ESSENCE Festival stage.
Maxwell brought the Superdome to its feet Friday night. Relive his moving performance here.
Solange Knowles rocked the house Saturday night. Check it out.
Relive the soul man's concert at the 2013 ESSENCE Fest.
New Edition took the Superdome back in time as the group performed a number of their biggest hits.
The famed film producer pops the big question before 40,000 concertgoers.
Women who have lost loved ones to violence march together and pay remembrance in New Orleans.
The ESSENCE Empowerment Experience's speaker offers advice on how to handle detractors and critics in your personal life.
ESSENCE gathered Victoria Rowell, Kenya Moore, Nicole Murphy and more to discuss what sexy truly means and how you can achieve it today.
Thought leaders gathered to discuss important moments, both past and present.
Trina and Traci dish on the Festival, who they can't wait to see perform and Tamar's baby, Logan Vincent.
Rev. Al Sharpton, Shirley Sherrod, Myrlie Evers-Williams and more tackle several pressing issues in the Black community.
On Sunday, New Orleans' Convention Center turned into a place of worship with several performances.
Drea Kelly, Trina Braxton, Kenya Moore and Several others share the dirty truth about reality TV.
Michelle Williams talks relationships and dating with Laz Alonso, Redaric Williams and Nathan Owens.
Will Packer talks with Jill Scott, Kevin Hart and Laz Alonzo about being Black in Hollywood and the difficulties that come with being in the business.
The civil rights activist shares advice for Black women facing trouble today.
The congresswoman shares a key lesson she learned from the Civil Rights Movement.
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