For over two decades, ESSENCE Festival has served as a unique a platform that celebrates the past, present and future trailblazers in R&B music and 2018 ESSENCE Fest performer H.E.R. is most certainly one we're proud to have on this year's lineup.
In an ever-changing music climate that sees a different genre atop the charts from week to week, H.E.R. is steadily solidifying her nostalgic but incredibly current sound as a favorite among fans. Her most recent self-titled debut album beautifully pays homage to R&B and soul artists who came before her —both subtly and blatantly—including Aaliyah, Floerty and more. S
Scroll through to get familiar with H.E.R. before she hits the stage at ESSENCE Fest, and then be sure to grab your tickets to join us in New Orleans this July!