The Essence Music Festival is back in 2013 with some of the top African American artists and public figures. Check the schedule below for available Essence Festival tickets.
For more than 18 years the Essence Music Festival has showcased the very best in African American music. In 2013, the festival will include performances by Beyoncé, Brandy, Charlie Wilson, Jill Scott, New Edition, and more than 20 other artists. The festival will also feature sessions by public figures like Dr. Steve Perry and Rev. Al Sharpton. Don't miss out on the huge event that will be this year's Essence Fest. Choose a date, buy your Essence Festival tickets, and then get down to New Orleans!
The Essence Fest was founded in 1995 to highlight the African American music scene. Headliners in past years included Kanye West, Beyonce, Chris Brown, and LL Cool J. Essence is held annually at the Louisiana Superdome. Since it was first launched, the event has grown considerably. In some cases, Essence Festival tickets have completely sold out for individual artists, attracting more than 70,000 people.