1 of 8 Johnny Nunez
2 of 8 Johnny Nunez
Smokie Norful meant every word when he sang his heartfelt testimony "I Need You Now" at ESSENCE Festival in 2009.
3 of 8 Gus Bennett
Marvin Sapp and Deitrick Haddon tore the house down and had everyone on their feet.
4 of 8 Gus Bennett
Moss was all about spiritual rebuilding when he hit the festival stage in 2009.
5 of 8 Scott Legato
The trio moved every being in the Ernest N Morial Convention Center.
6 of 8
Kirk Franklin, all smiles.
7 of 8 Andrew Goetz
Gospel greats came together to bless Essence Festival goers.
8 of 8 Scott Legato
Tribbett comes to entertain and praise with every inch of his body and never disappoints.
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