Janet Jackson, Snoop Dogg & More Join 2018 Essence Festival

The 2018 Essence Music Festival celebrated its 24th year in it’s adopted home of New Orleans, which was nothing short of amazing! For the first time ever, all three nights of the ESSENCE Festival concert series at the Louisiana Superdome sold out.  The extraordinary turnout underscores Essence’s engagement of Black women around community, culture, and content which was brought to life in innovative ways at the annual celebration from the legendary headliners to the phenomenal panels and celebration of black culture.Essence Festival continues to prove they know how to capture the essence of the black experience.

The eventful weekend started out on Thursday, July 5 with a welco