15 Reasons Why We're Looking Forward to Summer

We're gearing up for what will undoubtedly be a hot and steamy summer. Besides hitting the road to New Orleans for the 19th annual ESSENCE Fest headlined by Beyonce, Jill Scott and more, we're ready for a season filled with the best tours, albums and movies. From Mrs. Carter to Mr. Idris Elba, here are 15 reasons this season will not disappoint.

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