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This #EssenceFest 'Fake News' Segment With Roy Wood Jr. Is The Funniest Thing You'll See All Month

Watch 2017 ESSENCE Festival host Roy Wood Jr. go head to head with the experts about which night at the Superdome will be the most lit.


This year’s 2017 ESSENCE Festival concert lineup is so star-studded that it’s hard to choose a favorite night!

ESSENCE Festival 2017 single-night tickets and ticket packages are on sale now! For more info and the latest news, visit our Festival page here.

From the queen Diana Ross making her ESSENCE Fest debut on Friday night, to Mary J. Blige’s “Strength of a Woman” evening featuring some of the most talented women in music on Saturday, to the XSCAPE comeback performance the world is waiting to see, Master P’s No Limit Reunion and Chance The Rapper all on Sunday, it’s anyone’s guess which night will take the cake!

Watch above as ‘The Daily Show’ correspondent and ESSENCE Fest Superdome host Roy Wood Jr. battles it out with a few fabulous ladies about which night of musical magic will be the absolute best and then be sure to grab your ESSENCE Festival tickets today!

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