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Essence Music Festival tickets

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Since 1995, music lovers have been flocking to New Orleans every summer to "party with a purpose". The annual Essence Music Festival is undoubtedly one of the most unique and exciting events of the year, and it brings together phenomenal artists and music fans to support terrific causes. The Essence Music Festival is primarily aimed toward celebrating African American culture and music, and this knockout music festival has attracted star performers like Destiny's Child, Jamie Foxx, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Aretha Franklin, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Mary J Blige, Kanye West, Ne-Yo, Janet Jackson, and so many more!

If you want to indulge in a weekend of fantastic fun and knockout live performances, you definitely shouldn't miss out on this year's Essence Music Festival. The dates of the 2015 Essence Music Festival have recently been announced, and fans are already clamoring for tickets. If you have been to Essence before, you surely know how exciting and memorable this weekend is. If you haven't yet been to Essence, then here is your chance! Mark your calendar for the weekend of July 3rd-5th and get ready for an unforgettable and wildly exciting music festival, because thanks to StubHub you could have your Essence Music Festival tickets in just a few short minutes! Year after year, the world's biggest artists and entertainers take the stage at Essence to support and celebrate African American men and women in the arts, and now it's your turn to attend this phenomenal event! Grab your Essence tickets on StubHub before they all sell out!

Essence Music Festival Background

In 1995, Essence magazine, a publication geared primarily toward African American women, decided to hold a one-time music festival, which they named the Essence Music Festival. Because of the fantastic success of the inaugural event, the producers decided to make it an annual tradition, and the lineups have been consistently star-studded since the very first year. The festival brings together a wide variety of artists from different genres, from soul to R&B to funk to jazz. In just three days, you have the opportunity to see some of the greatest African American voices and performers in the music world, and you definitely won't regret attending this highly anticipated event!

Every summer, New Orleans is flooded with some of the greatest artists in the music industry, and fans have the opportunity to see these stars take the stage and put on one knockout performance after another. Because of the immense popularity of this event, Essence tends to sell out year after year, which is why you definitely want to grab your tickets as soon as possible! Gather your friends, family, co-workers, or any music lovers you know, because Essence is going to be here before you know it! To attend this festival, it is best to plan ahead, as tickets do go fast. So check out StubHub as soon as possible and lock down your tickets to this highly anticipated event! Don't miss out on this widely beloved summer music festival and head to StubHub before the tickets sell out!

The Lineup

The dates for the 2015 Essence Music Festival have just recently been announced, and tickets have just been released to the public. The lineup, however, has yet to be released, but it is already expected to be one of the best ones yet! Last year's lineup was a smash success, as it boasted massive stars like Prince, Janelle Monae, Mary J Blige, Trey Songz, Nas, The Roots, Lionel Richie, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, and dozens more phenomenal artists. This year is expected to be even better! Year after year, Essence scores one of the hottest lineups out of any music festival around the world, so you can always expect to see some of your favorite artists on the ticket. When the lineup is announced, tickets often sell out at alarmingly fast rates, which is why you should be ahead of the game and buy your tickets right now!

In the past, artists like Beyonce, Usher, Jennifer Hudson, and Charlie Wilson have taken the stage, and Essence never fails to amaze and excite the festival's attendees. So don't miss out on the 2015 highly anticipated event and grab your Essence Music Festival tickets on StubHub today!


In 2006, Essence Fest was held in Houston, Texas instead of its home, New Orleans, because of the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina.

The Experience

Are you ready for one of summer's biggest and most exciting events? While it may seem far away right now, Essence Fest will be here before you know it, and you definitely don't want to be caught without your tickets! To lock down your tickets to this wild three-day music festival in New Orleans, simply make your way to StubHub, your-one-stop shop for tickets to the hottest festivals of the year. Don't wait another second, though, as Essence Fest sells out quickly year after year!

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Jul 03, 2015 5:00 PM
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