The 2013 ESSENCE Festival™ Presented by Coca-Cola® will feature one of the best R&B lineups around, with Beyonce, Maxwell, and Jill Scott heading to New Orleans for the three-day celebration. Need more proof of just how hot the party will be? Check out our gallery of last year’s performers and view the full 2013 lineup after the jump.
Mary J. Blige
See the full performance schedule below and purchase tickets to this year’s show, July 4-7 in New Orleans.
LL Cool J
Big Daddy Kane
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