1 of 75 Instagram
Wefie in the New Orleans streets. #essencefest #TRIGGA
2 of 75 Instagram
@iamterrencej and I being crazy backstage @ #365blackawards ! Soooo fun!! #essencefest
3 of 75 Instagram
Great show tonight. thank you #nola. The crowd was amazing. So long for the night. @kenduisaacs #MyDad @nikkiskysavvy @donpoohmusic @jahajohnson @nicolii_sc @mrsmayrod Teterboro here we come. #HomesweetHome. #essencefestival
4 of 75
5 of 75 Instagram
About last night! @erykahbadu
6 of 75 Instagram
New Orleans native Luke James took some time out from #essencefest to visit family. He posted: my god daughter London | credit : @hairbylp #neworleans
7 of 75 Instagram
@Covergirl day party at the House of Blues with @common on the mic #essencefest #easybreezystyle #instafashion #instastyle #ad #fashion #Fashionbombdaily #style Image: @visualsbypierre
8 of 75 Instagram
"I've always loved SWV @cokoclemons @tajgeorge @therealleleswv," posted Leela James.
9 of 75 Instagram
"So excited to spend some time with one of my favorite people tonight in New Orleans!! U would have sworn we hadn't seen each other in years with that hug! Lol!!! Love u Mo! @monicabrown #Essenceweekend #friends #NOLA," posted LeToya Luckett.
10 of 75 Instagram
"No, @essencemag top editor @Vanessa_KBush and I did not coordinate the lime green, but we're looking good at @essencefest! #EssenceFest," posted Roland Martin.
11 of 75 Instagram
Was at rehearsal earlier today praying for/claiming the day I sell out the Superdome #workhard #prayhard
12 of 75 Instagram
"The greatest inside and out Yolanda Adams," posted Ledisi.
13 of 75 Instagram
"Backstage in my dressing room chilling with one of my favs @jsullivanmusic AMAZING artist," posted K.Michelle.
14 of 75 Instagram
"Ready #gulfport #essencefest #teamke," posted the R&B Divas star.
15 of 75 Instagram
My girl @toyawright talking me into this being a dress... Needless to say 4 bags of clothes later... I got my life!! #NOLA make sure you hit up @Garbboutique on magazine street!!
16 of 75 Instagram
"So much light on this stage at #essencefest , the super dome is huge #neworleans…got a chance to meet the sound & video production team to talk down my set & feel out the stage… #LoveApparatus," posted Boykins.
17 of 75 Instagram
"The Braxton Family Values stopped by #TheBigMMikeShow #TheBlazeFM #EssenceFest," posted Big Mike.
18 of 75 Instagram
Don't forget to come see me tomorrow at the Walmart stage at 10:45 am #essencefestival #walmart #nicolemurphy
19 of 75 Instagram
"Met up with @iamsteveharvey and @musicbykem #essencefest!," posted Bishop TD Jakes.
20 of 75 Instagram
"@debralangford @emilwilbekin @derekjhair and now @essencefest begins, good times, good people," posted Bevy Smith.
21 of 75 Instagram
This great assortment of black girl power got together to discuss the beauty of confidence.
22 of 75 Instagram
"All in a days of work! Love @jojosayz best assistant," posted Angela Simmons.
23 of 75 Instagram
"Essence Fest! #IllmaticXX," posted the "Now Playing" headliner.
24 of 75 Instagram
"Trey luh me," posted Jazmine Sullivan.
25 of 75
Me @iamterrencej & @treysongz turnt @ #essencefest
26 of 75 Instagram
R&B singer Elle Varner attended the Pop of Color day party and captured this photo of Solange DJ'ing with the caption, "@saintrecords killin the set!!"
27 of 75 Instagram
"Me & my girl beautiful @goddesstomiko #essencefest #walmart," posted the Real Housewives of Atlanta star.
28 of 75 Instagram
Tina got #HELP backstage at #essencefest
29 of 75 Instagram
"With these lovelies. #nola @damarislewis @estelledarlings," psted Chef Roble.
30 of 75 Instagram
"Me & Him. #vzwessencefest @warryncampbell #4thofJuly #essencefestival," posted Erica Campbell.
31 of 75
My darling #britishbae, @liannelahavas. #essencefest
32 of 75
I love this woman, next to my wife the classiest woman I know,Robin is the best. #abc @cynthiabailey10
33 of 75
What an awesome day!Happy 4th of July everyone! See ya tomorrow at Essence Music Festival ! #essencefest
34 of 75
Happy 4th! #essencefest #selfie #neworleans beat by @deedee_kelly hair by @chrisgees
35 of 75 Instagram
Essence later grams... with @sevyn
36 of 75
How cute is my baby sis @malinsworld ? Sooooo!!! #essencefest #sisters4Life #empowered @blackaids
37 of 75
.@uber_la on the way to the Airport. Headed to New Orleans for #essencefest Much to Smile about #lifeisgreat #blessed
38 of 75
Got a chance to catch up with the always hilarious & super supportive @iamsteveharveytv #essencefest2014
39 of 75
Thank you @essencefest @essence @owntv making this girls July 4th a priceless one. Honored. #livinglimitlessly
40 of 75
Fresh off the stage !!! I would do Center Stage @ #EssenceFest w/ @marriottintl all over again! That was incredible! Did you like the hotel collection?
41 of 75
A whole lot of sexiness at @essencefest with @naturinaughton and the leggy @NikkiBeharie. I'm all smiles, baby! #EssenceFest
42 of 75
#essencefestival me and my girls @nikkibeharie and @iamwendyraquel
43 of 75
I love her! #essencefest
44 of 75
Sending much love to all the fans I've met so far at #EssenceFestival #theloveisreal and I appreciate every one of you. If you see me don't hesitate to say hey or get that selfie! #HittheFloor #terrencewall #vh1 #robrileynyc
45 of 75
@chrisettemichelle strikes a pose backstage at the 2014 #essencefest
46 of 75
Nichole Beharie (@nikkibeharie) and Naturi Naughton (@naturi4real) at the McDonalds 365Black Awards at #EssenceFest.
47 of 75
Excited to take the Essence Empowerment stage to discuss "Our Cities Our Solutions" #EssenceFest
48 of 75
With the amazing @Soledadobrien who's also on the panel with us! Argh!!!! See you soon!
49 of 75
50 of 75
French Quarter love...#essencefest #selfie
51 of 75
And this is the infamous Essence Selfie. #Essenceselfie
52 of 75
Malinda Williams hasn't aged a day in 20 years! ! #essencefest
53 of 75
#nola #prince concert !!
54 of 75
Great seeing @malimusic this morning.
55 of 75
Me & @ellevarner
56 of 75
Just ran into Bishop TD Jakes at #EssenceFest!
57 of 75
Me & KEM! #ESSENCEFest
58 of 75
Me & this vocal beast @therealtank! #ESSENCEFest
59 of 75
Behind the Main Stage #EssenceFest w/ interviews & @IamWendyRaquel @essencefest
60 of 75
Hey pretty people. Just saying hello from backstage at the ESSENCE FEST Walmart stage. #ucomin? Wassup N.O. xoxo!!!
61 of 75
My day was made when I ran into @BishopJakes & he blessed me with a big ole hug. Love me some him! #picoftheday #essencefest
62 of 75
2HOTT THANGS @ the Prince concert @Essence Fest 2014!!
63 of 75
I forgot to post this one from yesterday... Love @ledisi so much!! #essencefest
64 of 75
Homies. @lancegross + @iamalesharenee #essencefest #viplounge #superdome #nola #summerofom
65 of 75
At the #365awards here at #EssenceFest2014 where giving back is what it's all about. #change
66 of 75
Can y'all guess what me and @yolandalive are discussing? LOL @essencefest #essencefest
67 of 75
Me nd my beat sister @itowandabraxton with my boo @jawnmurray #EssenceFest #TraciBraxton #BFV #TowandaBraxton #NewOrleans #TraBirds @Gain @gainlaundry
68 of 75
@thedynamoshow and @marshaAmbrosius backstage at #essencefest
69 of 75
Thanks Verizon @jmcdeezie #EssenceFest
70 of 75
Amazing Stories Panel. Hope we inspired y'all New Orleans! #essencefest
71 of 75
@tyrese is the luckiest man in New Orleans. @tarajiphenson #essencefest
72 of 75
Prince and Eye #essencefest #sometimesitsnowsinapril #essencefest YOLO #nawlins
73 of 75
Me and @therealtank hanging out backstage at the Verizon Booth! #vzwessencefest #essencefest
74 of 75
I was tryna get a Lil selfie in b4 I went on the main stage to represent #McDonalds at #essencefest2014 & clearly I wasn't alone @tarajiphenson @everlylee
75 of 75
#365BlackAwards at the #essencefestival #nervous #excited #thankful
You may like
Get The Essence Newsletter and Special Offers delivered to your inbox!