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Lineup announced for 2015 Essence Festival

Mary J. Blige performs at the Neighborhood Ball in downtown Washington, D.C. (2009) Mary J. Blige performs at the Neighborhood Ball in downtown Washington, D.C. (2009)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The 2015 Essence Festival will feature acts such as Kendrick Lamar and Mary J. Blige. The three-night festival at the Superdome will be held from July 2-5.

Other notable acts to play at Essence include:

  • India Arie
  • Common
  • Trombone Shorty
  • Erykah Badu
  • Doug E. Fresh
  • Slick Rick
  • Bilal
  • Leon Bridges
  • Tonya Boyd-Cannon
  • Raheem Devaughn
  • Goapele
  • Kindred the Soul Family
  • Teedra Moses
  • Mali Music
  • Mystical
  • Nico + Vinz
  • Kelly Price
  • Eric Roberson
  • Avery* Sunshine
  • Tank & The Bangas
  • Robert Glasper
  • Tweet
  • Dumpstaphunk
  • Esperanza Spalding
  • Kool Moe Dee
  • Andra Day
  • Elle Varner
  • SZA

The schedule of the performances has not been announced.

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