Show Playlist

Your Guide to Essencefest Live

After Dark 2020-07-04 at 00:54

After Dark 2020-07-04 at 00:54
ESSENCE Beauty Carnival™
Her Way Her Story: Becoming an Entertainment Powerhouse in the New Millennium

Her Way Her Story: Becoming an Entertainment Powerhouse in the New Millennium

In the past decade, some of the greatest stories ever told have been created by a new guard of dynamic Black women who trailblazed their own paths to success through social media. These women give the phrase “build your own table” a whole new meaning. Join us as we talk to one of Hollywood’s greatest storytellers and explore how taking ownership of her own story allowed her to become the powerhouse she is today.

22m 34s
#BlackOwnedEverything Tik Tok Conversation

#BlackOwnedEverything Tik Tok Conversation

A roundtable discussion on the state of fashion with some of the biggest voices of #BlackFashionTikTok. – The topic of supporting and investing in Black-owned fashion brands continues to be at the forefront of the cultural conversation in recent years, and that is definitely apparent within the fashion industry, as Black culture (and Black creatives)continue to drive fashion and the latest runway trends. Through the lens of TikTok, we’re seeing the Black fashion space transform, with Black creators at the forefront of what’s next in fashion. For this panel, we’ll bring together top black Fashion TikTok Creators for a state of the union on being Black in fashion, style, and TikTok’s role in creating more access and representation for Black voices.

19m 29s
The Tea on Traveling in Style

The Tea on Traveling in Style

Traveling the world can look good on the ‘gram, but there’s so much more to jettsetting than just giving your friends FOMO. These three travel experts sit down for real-talk on how they became travel experts, tips for traveling safely while Black, snagging flights & hotels on a budget and all in style.

21m 16s
She Get it from Her Mama

She Get it from Her Mama

A mother’s love runs deep and so does her wisdom. From beauty to self-love and career, join us for a conversation with a dynamic mother/daughter duo to discuss how excellence is passed down from one generation to another.

23m 22s
P Power Owning Your Sensuality & Sexuality

P Power Owning Your Sensuality & Sexuality

The power of the “P” is one only a woman can possess, but has historically been condemned and censored by those who attempt to control it — especially for Black women. Join us as we dive deep into the destigmatization of a Black woman’s sensuality and how we continue to unabashedly take agency over our own “P Power.”

21m 58s
Beauty and the Beat Makeup Challenge

Beauty and the Beat Makeup Challenge

Grab a front row seat as three of the best makeup artists face off in this beauty competition hosted by beauty entrepreneur and NOLA legend, Supa Cent.

24m 37s
Real STEM Stories

Real STEM Stories

What better way to understand the need for Black women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, than to hear directly from the fearless women leading the industry. This panel will discuss: – Science in skincare, science-based tips for glowing skin – Importance and impact of women of color in STEM – Role of mentorship and representation

20m 28s
Move Ya Brass

Move Ya Brass

Dance Workout: Move Ya Brass

21m 27s
Banter of The Sexes - Fishbowl Conversation

Banter of The Sexes – Fishbowl Conversation

Don’t call it a battle of the sexes. More like a banter. Join us for a heated and intriguing discussion with notable podcasters on hot & heavy topics from both the male and female perspective. Everything from beauty standards to beard gangs and social justice. No topic is off limits!

25m 48s
Face Off and Know it All

Face Off and Know it All

8m 28s
Nip Tuck Talk - Owning Your Cosmetic Aesthetic

Nip Tuck Talk – Owning Your Cosmetic Aesthetic

A conversation on Black women, plastic surgery and the right to take ownership of our own beauty standards in the safest way possible.

16m 19s
The Alaffia Story with Lanaia Edwards

The Alaffia Story with Lanaia Edwards

14m 37s
Reclaiming Your Crown

Reclaiming Your Crown

Women everywhere are even more empowered to reclaim their crowns. Join us as we explore why women are unapologetically taking ownership of their hair identity , and how we can empower the next generation to do the same.

22m 26s
Beauty Carnival 2022 Promo

Beauty Carnival 2022 Promo

48s
ESSENCE Wealth & Power™ Featuring Global Black Economic Conversations
Market Like It’s Hot: The Importance of BlackMedia, Marketers and Influencers brought to you by McDonald’s USA

Market Like It’s Hot: The Importance of BlackMedia, Marketers and Influencers brought to you by McDonald’s USA

15m s
Great Resignation

Great Resignation

38m 47s
Black Women Entrepreneurship brought to you by Mastercard

Black Women Entrepreneurship brought to you by Mastercard

50m 45s
Managing Anxiety & Taking Care of Your Emotional Wellness

Managing Anxiety & Taking Care of Your Emotional Wellness

23m 53s
Right to Your Body & Your Vote: Why Roe vs Wade Should be at the Top of Your Mind

Right to Your Body & Your Vote: Why Roe vs Wade Should be at the Top of Your Mind

29m 1s
UnitedHealthcare | Chief to Chief Discussion - The Power in Equity

UnitedHealthcare | Chief to Chief Discussion – The Power in Equity

Dr. Margaret-Mary Wilson and Caroline Wanga on the Wealth & Power Stage at Essence Fest 22

58m 56s
Black Women Lead: Bringing Digital Skills to our Communities brought to you by Google

Black Women Lead: Bringing Digital Skills to our Communities brought to you by Google

18m 38s
Advancing Representation brought to you by AT&T

Advancing Representation brought to you by AT&T

27m 17s
Advancing Black Women Entrepreneurs JP Morgan Chase Moment

Advancing Black Women Entrepreneurs JP Morgan Chase Moment

8m 54s
The Power of #BlackTikTok

The Power of #BlackTikTok

21m 23s
WELCOME REMARKS TO HOST

WELCOME REMARKS TO HOST

25m 55s
Essence Wealth and Power 2022

Essence Wealth and Power 2022

47s
ESSENCE Studios Center Stage™
Justin Garner Performs

Justin Garner Performs

10m 26s
Center Stage Indica Performs

Center Stage Indica Performs

9m 10s
Center Stage Nkiruka Drum & Dance Group

Center Stage Nkiruka Drum & Dance Group

11m 34s
Center Stage Conversation Wit Wrldnvsn

Center Stage Conversation Wit Wrldnvsn

11m 41s
Center Stage Candace Nicholas-lippman Spoken Word

Center Stage Candace Nicholas-lippman Spoken Word

3m 14s
Morning Movement With Brandon Nelson

Morning Movement With Brandon Nelson

23m 34s
Shy Speaks Spoken Word

Shy Speaks Spoken Word

11m 36s
Keke Palmer | Center Stage

Keke Palmer | Center Stage

8m 9s
Tamron Hall - Wakanda Forever | Center Stage

Tamron Hall – Wakanda Forever | Center Stage

8m 7s
Center Stage ESPN+ Why Not Us Southern Dance July 1 2022-07-01

Center Stage ESPN+ Why Not Us Southern Dance July 1 2022-07-01

4m 24s
ABC New Entertainment with Tamron Hall

ABC New Entertainment with Tamron Hall

20m 40s
Allay Earhart Performs

Allay Earhart Performs

10m 28s
REDEFINING CULTURE

REDEFINING CULTURE

18m 17s
Kevonna Rose Performs

Kevonna Rose Performs

8m 54s
Warren Easton Charter High School Band Performs

Warren Easton Charter High School Band Performs

58m 35s
ESSENCE Beauty Carnival™
Pin Sol Winners

Pin Sol Winners

7m 2s
Journey to Joy | The Intersection of Travel, Beauty, and Finding Your Confidence with Jazmine Sullivan and Nia Long

Journey to Joy | The Intersection of Travel, Beauty, and Finding Your Confidence with Jazmine Sullivan and Nia Long

A discussion with leading voices in beauty, fashion, entertainment and social media on the impact of travel – how it has shaped their definition of beauty and helped them to find their own unstoppable confidence.

30m 12s
Reclaiming Wellness w/ Bea Dixon and Melissa Butler

Reclaiming Wellness w/ Bea Dixon and Melissa Butler

While Black humans have been paramount in shaping the self-care and wellness space, these humans have been removed from the story. A conversation with Bea Dixon and Melissa Butler, leaders in the wellness/beauty/self-care space, on how they have prioritized the self-care for Black humans

22m 9s
Laid and Slayed | Protecting Your Edges

Laid and Slayed | Protecting Your Edges

In this demo, Paula Brit will walk us through edge care and the proper way to maintain styles without sacrificing your edges.

24m 55s
Dance with Moe Joe

Dance with Moe Joe

25m 33s
Honoring Iconic Beauty Legends

Honoring Iconic Beauty Legends

A few of our favorite beauty icons from the 70s and 80s discuss the eternal essence of Black beauty and how they’ve continued to build upon their legacies over the years.

22m 26s
Bozoma St. John Fireside Chat

Bozoma St. John Fireside Chat

As one of the most renowned Chief Marketing Officers of our time, Bozoma Saint John has managed to blaze trails in corporate America as a media & entertainment mogul who is unapologetic about her #BlackGirlMagic. Join us for a fireside conversation with the media mogul about career changes, climbing the corporate ladder, showing up as your best self, and making a difference with your career.

23m 31s
Silver Fox Showdown

Silver Fox Showdown

Are you swifter than a Silver Fox? Here’s your chance to find out! Grab your bestie and put your brain power to the test as we battle it out with the handsome brothers of the Silver Fox Squad in friendly trivia competition.

34m 12s
My Black is Beautiful | Black Beautiful Period

My Black is Beautiful | Black Beautiful Period

Today, MBIB continues to hero Black women creatives, and will shine a spotlight on Film Director, Writer and Activist B. Monet. This 1:1 style interview will talk about the upcoming film she directed, Black Girls, which explores the humanity and identity of Black women intergenerationally. It will also dive into body consciousness & hair, and what it means to show up as a Black woman.

22m 55s
P&G Pantene Gold Series | #THISISGROWTH

P&G Pantene Gold Series | #THISISGROWTH

Building on the Reel (Real) Growth pre-seed, Gold Series is coming to the stage to talk all things Growth…her hair, her health and her happiness! Panelists will discuss holistic ways in which hair care products, food and health play a role in overall hair growth and the happiness journey.

25m 22s
Raising Black Children to Feel Beautiful

Raising Black Children to Feel Beautiful

In today’s society, our children are constantly being fed images of beauty that don’t always represent them. From their beautiful brown skin to their curly hair, true confidence starts at home. Join us for a conversation about the importance of building self-confidence in our black babies from the womb.

28m 57s
The Not So Newlywed Game

The Not So Newlywed Game

Their love stories have stolen our hearts on Instagram and now we’re putting them to the ultimate test on the Essence Beauty Carnival Stage! Join us as we bring togehter a few of our favorite couples to face off in the ultimate Black love battle.

24m s
Beauty Stage Mack Wilds With Graphics

Beauty Stage Mack Wilds With Graphics

23m 47s
Aveeno Accelerator Showcase

Aveeno Accelerator Showcase

19m 21s
AVEENO State of Sensitivity | How the Link Between Skin Sensitivity And Emotions Affects our Wellbeing

AVEENO State of Sensitivity | How the Link Between Skin Sensitivity And Emotions Affects our Wellbeing

Aveeno’s panel will feature talent (Tia Mowry) to drive education of skin health equity efforts, awareness and education on sensitive skin conditions on skin of color, and launch their State of Sensitivity in the US report which details how people perceive sensitive skin and how it impacts their lives. Additionally, it will quantify perceptions of sensitivity and the types of sensitive skin states experienced by Americans to illustrate the need for more holistic care.

28m 13s
ESSENCE Wealth & Power™ Featuring Global Black Economic Conversations
New Voices $250,000 Power Pitch (WINNERS) Sponsored by JP Morgan

New Voices $250,000 Power Pitch (WINNERS) Sponsored by JP Morgan

Power Pitch Winners

9m 47s
Power Stage Stacey Abrams D2

Power Stage Stacey Abrams D2

13m 33s
Michael Eric Dyson Keynote

Michael Eric Dyson Keynote

6m 44s
Achieving Success Through Community Empowerment brought to you by Geico

Achieving Success Through Community Empowerment brought to you by Geico

14m 23s
Unilever CROWN CONVERSATIONS –Empowering the Next Generation with the CROWN Movement brought to you by Dove

Unilever CROWN CONVERSATIONS –Empowering the Next Generation with the CROWN Movement brought to you by Dove

19m 25s
Dropping Budgeting Jewels brought to you by AT&T

Dropping Budgeting Jewels brought to you by AT&T

17m 57s
The Importance of Empowerment & Awareness in Self-Care (Tylenol)

The Importance of Empowerment & Awareness in Self-Care (Tylenol)

14m 31s
JAIME HARRISON

JAIME HARRISON

10m 59s
Investing in HBCUs Brought to you by Mastercard

Investing in HBCUs Brought to you by Mastercard

14m 49s
New Voices, Fireside Chat Growing & Scaling Your Business

New Voices, Fireside Chat Growing & Scaling Your Business

21m s
New Voices $250,000 Power Pitch Sponsored by JP Morgan

New Voices $250,000 Power Pitch Sponsored by JP Morgan

1h 31m
Mayor's Panel

Mayor’s Panel

42m 44s
Making Money Moves: Tips for Creating and Maintaining Generational Wealth, Entrepreneurship and Equity Brought to you by McDonald’s USA

Making Money Moves: Tips for Creating and Maintaining Generational Wealth, Entrepreneurship and Equity Brought to you by McDonald’s USA

19m 56s
WELCOME REMARKS/MAYOR

WELCOME REMARKS/MAYOR

3s
ESSENCE Studios Center Stage™
Aftershock / Onyx Collective

Aftershock / Onyx Collective

11m 56s
Disney Together We Rise

Disney Together We Rise

10m 56s
Center Stage Tameron Hall Our Youth Our Future Graphics

Center Stage Tameron Hall Our Youth Our Future Graphics

17m 34s
KNOW YOUR CARIBBEAN | CENTER STAGE

KNOW YOUR CARIBBEAN | CENTER STAGE

15m 13s
Pearls AKA | Center Stage

Pearls AKA | Center Stage

9m 20s
LYNDA STARR, SERGIO, BRIAR BLAKLEY | Center Stage

LYNDA STARR, SERGIO, BRIAR BLAKLEY | Center Stage

21m 31s
Alicia and Bobby Brown | Center Stage

Alicia and Bobby Brown | Center Stage

11m 46s
Cinque | Center Stage

Cinque | Center Stage

10m 48s
JESSECA DUPART

JESSECA DUPART

13m 6s
SEVYN STREETER

SEVYN STREETER

6m 1s
G-SALIH

G-SALIH

11m 53s
IDA DIVINE

IDA DIVINE

13m 48s
ABC |Nzinga Blake

ABC |Nzinga Blake

9m 51s
NOLA HOUSE SCHOOL MARCHING/BRASS BAND

NOLA HOUSE SCHOOL MARCHING/BRASS BAND

15m 50s
MORNING MOVEMENT

MORNING MOVEMENT

1h 14m
Moon Girl | Center Stage

Moon Girl | Center Stage

9m 9s
ESSENCE Beauty Carnival™
Miseducation Of Melanin

Miseducation Of Melanin

Busting the myths behind black skin and how to treat it with tender love and care.

24m 11s
Drop It Like It's Hot

Drop It Like It’s Hot

14m 27s
The Kitty Chronicles

The Kitty Chronicles

WAP, the “kitty”, the “cooch”. It goes by so many names, yet is so underrepresented in the beauty conversation. Join us for an eye-opening conversation about the upkeep and beautification of the vagina. From facials to yoni steams and more – learn the latest tips and tricks for keeping your kitty in tip top shape.

21m 34s
Shine With Shea | Making Black Millionaires

Shine With Shea | Making Black Millionaires

24m 48s
More Than My Stats The Unifying Power Of Beauty In Sports

More Than My Stats The Unifying Power Of Beauty In Sports

Black female athletes are often praised and lauded for the power in their bodies, but expected to mask their beauty in favor of taking on qualities of masculinity and strength. The most powerful female athletes have embraced bold style and beauty as a signature part of their persona. Join us for a conversation about the importance of female athletes showing us their true selves with style and beauty. One-Liner: Join us for a conversation about the importance of women in sports unapologetically owning their authentic personal style as professional athletes.

20m 26s
Boldly Beautiful In Hollywood

Boldly Beautiful In Hollywood

Join us for a conversation about the vast spectrum of beauty represented on today’s Hollywood landscape and what it means for the next generation of Hollywood hopefuls.

21m 7s
Beauty Remixed

Beauty Remixed

Join us for an intimate conversation with some of the most iconic and legendary women in the music industry. Hear about some of the ups and downs of fame, the importance of health and wellness to maintaining a career in the spotlight, and the challenge of reinventing yourself after time away from the spotlight.

15m 46s
Changing The Beauty Game

Changing The Beauty Game

15m 38s
Global Black Beauty

Global Black Beauty

Join us for a powerful conversation exploring the interconnectivity of beauty norms and our nuances as Black women across the diaspora.

12m 7s
Loving Yourself After Lockdown

Loving Yourself After Lockdown

In this insightful conversation, we sit with [Insert Talents’ Names] to discuss how women can find confidence and selflove after lockdown.

22m 47s
Cannabinoids And Medicinal Mushrooms The Future Of Beauty

Cannabinoids And Medicinal Mushrooms The Future Of Beauty

There’s a renaissance of sorts happening in the beauty industry these days with the increased usage of CBD and medicinal herbs in wellness products on beauty shelves. Two young beautypreneurs discuss the changing industry, how they’ve built their brands, and what we can look forward to in the future of beauty.

18m 47s
Channeling Your Inner Bbe (Big Bald Energy)

Channeling Your Inner Bbe (Big Bald Energy)

Though revered as a symbol of youth and power, to renounce your hair can be just as powerful. Join us as we explore how men can be bold in their baldness.

16m 49s
ESSENCE Get Lifted™: Gospel Celebration
Mcdonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour

Mcdonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour

McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour featuring KARLTON HUMES, TSU NEW DIRECTION, TSU ARISTOCRATBANDS, SIR THE BAPTIST, and JEKALYN CARR.

12m 39s
ESSENCE Studios Center Stage™
Live Art Disney (Cold Piece)

Live Art Disney (Cold Piece)

9m 51s
TA Thomas Performance

TA Thomas Performance

7m 54s
SuperSet Center Stage

SuperSet Center Stage

5m 36s
Disney On Broadway

Disney On Broadway

8m 20s
Saint Mercedes + High Priestess Performance

Saint Mercedes + High Priestess Performance

11m 3s
Disney: The Power of Joy

Disney: The Power of Joy

11m 9s
'Remember Me' Cast Interview

‘Remember Me’ Cast Interview

11m 38s
Jass

Jass

10m 4s
Anthony Franchize

Anthony Franchize

10m 47s
Open Mic Live

Open Mic Live

12m 46s
Performance - Cecily

Performance – Cecily

10m 49s
Morning Engagement w/ Cool Moms Too

Morning Engagement w/ Cool Moms Too

24m 53s
Center Stage Reasonable Doubt

Center Stage Reasonable Doubt

8m 48s