The ESSENCE Festival brings together entertainers from all genres of music, including Hip Hop. With the announcement of Nas headlining our festival kick-off concert 'Now Playing,' we take a look at some of Hip Hop's biggest entertainers rocking the stage and enjoying the festivities.
Festival artists Daley and The Roots perform on Jimmy Fallon.
Trey Songz, Jazmine Sullivan and K. Michelle are also set to light up the ESSENCE 'Now Playing' stage.
The singer also gives us the scoop on his debut album, Speechless.
Get exclusive insight on ESSENCE Fest from our host.
Superlounge artist Elle Varner stopped by to share new tracks from her sophomore album, 4 Letter Word.
The actor takes us through an interesting day he had in New Orleans last year while enjoying the festival.
We compiled a list of our favorite songs by past ESSENCE festival performers that we would love to get new music from in 2014.
Tank hips us on what to expect for the look and sound of his forthcoming album Stronger.