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Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan to highlight final day of Essence Fest

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New Orleans, La.- Sunday is the last day of Essence Fest 2012 and the line-up is full of big performances.

The day kicks off at 3 p.m. in Champions Square with a Block Party, including performances from DJ Spinderella and Doug E. Fresh.

On the Main Stage, Kirk Franklin will open up at 6:15 p.m. followed by Fantasia. 

Aretha Franklin fans can catch her tribute beginning at 9:40 p.m. on the Main Stage.

Chaka Khan will take the Main Stage as the last performance of Essence Fest 2012 at 11:45 p.m.

At the Ford Superlounge, Bridget Kelly will play at 7:30 p.m. followed by Raheem DeVaughn at 9 p.m.

The Stooges Brass Band performs at 7:15 p.m. at the Verizon Superlounge followed closely by Eve at 8:45 p.m.

At the Coke Superlounge, Luke James takes the stage at 7 p.m. followed by Estelle at 8:30 p.m.

Fan can also catch performances by Alex Boyd, Carl Thomas and Melanie Fiona at the McDonald's Superlounge beginning at 7:45 p.m.

Click here to view the full list of Sunday's schedule.

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