You can look for a hell of a line-up for this years Essence Festival in New Orleans! The 4 day event will feature 112, Erykah Badu, Ledisi, Lionel Richie, and the queen of R&B Mary J.Blige, just to name a few!

You can also expect to see Jill Scott, Charlie Wilson, Marsha Ambrosius, Naughty By Nature, Raheem DaVaughn, Robert Glasper, Sebastian Mikael, Yolanda Adams, and more join the Essence Festival's headliner Prince for the 20th year anniversary edition.

Yolanda Adams is set to perform for the Music and Empowerment Conference, which will be hosted by Donnie McClurkin.

The 2014 Essence Festival is July 3rd - 6th, so get your tickets now, and enjoy in the festivities during this years Fourth of July weekend in New Orleans.