JANET JACKSON HEADLINES ESSENCE FEST 2018 WITH MARY J.BLIGE, ERYKAH BADU, JILL SCOTT, SNOOP DOGG AND MORE! Monday 29 January, 2018

The wait is over as ESSENCE  announces its exhilarating initial talent line-up for the 2018 ESSENCE Festival, taking place July 5-8 in New Orleans. The nightly concert series keeps the spotlight on women, featuring electrifying headline performances from Janet Jackson; Mary J. Blige; a headline set featuring Erykah Badu and Jill Scott, with special guests Snoop Dogg and many others in a special curation by The Roots; Xscape; Fantasia and Miguel.  2017 Blockbuster Summer Movie, GIRLS TRIP, put this epic festival on the map so you definitely want to make sure you are there this year. Its a wonderful festival for music, film, television and more. Check out the top headliners and feature performers for this year below.

*Artists scheduled to perform at the nightly ESSENCE Festival concerts over Fourth of July weekend at the Louisiana Superdome include: Janet JacksonMary J. BligeErykah Badu and Jill Scott, along with Snoop Dogg and more in a special curation by The Roots; 112; Daniel Caesar; D-Nice; Doug E. Fresh’s Legends of Hip-Hop Show featuring Big Daddy Kane, Kool Moe Dee and more; DVSN; Fantasia; H.E.R.; Idris Elba; Kelela; Kelly Price’s For The Love of R&Bfeaturing Dave Hollister and Vaughn WillisKevin Ross; MAJOR.; Mali MusicMarsha Ambrosius; MC Lyte; Miguel; Mykia Jovan; Ro James; Teddy Riley’s New Jack Swing Experience featuring Wreckx-n-Effect, Blackstreet and Guy; The Read’s Kid Fury and Crissle; VICTORY, Xscape and many more to be announced soon. Mainstage host: Roy Wood, Jr.

What an exciting headline! I cant wait, and yes I will be making my way to NOLA! Will you make it a Girl’s Trip?

WHO ARE YOU EXCITED TO SEE AT ESSENCE FEST?

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