ESSENCE's Black Women in Music Event Through the Years

ESSENCE's annual Black Women in Music event highlights the immense contributions of Black women in music. This year's event, taking place on February 6, will honor music's "It" girls Solange Knowles and Lianne La Havas and will be hosted by 2012 honoree Kelly Rowland. Here's a look back at our favorite moments over the years.

Yolanda Sangweni Feb, 04, 2013