Essence 2013 Re-Cap [VIDEO]
If you've never experienced the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, know two things- 1.) There's nothing like it and 2.) You gotta go! Here's a brief recap of this years event.
Sure, the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans is a celebration of music, however it's much more than that. Their slogan "Party With A Purpose" is exactly what it is. The entertainment line-up is always top notch, the parties are unbelievable and the Essence market, at the convention center is always full of excitement and thousands of people.
Essence through the years has become a staple for the empowerment of people of color as well. The seminars get better and better every year. Here's a look at some of the speakers and topics that were discussed this year.
Here's at some of this years performers onstage and backstage:
Here's a look at the Gospel Showcase: