Lineup announced for 2015 Essence Festival

Lineup announced for 2015 Essence Festival

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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