Essence Music Festival

Hip Hop At The Fest

The ESSENCE Festival brings together entertainers from all genres of music, including Hip Hop. With the announcement of Nas headlining our festival kick-off concert 'Now Playing,' we take a look at some of Hip Hop's biggest entertainers rocking the stage and enjoying the festivities.

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  1. @essencefest: Rush Hour Jam! Ready for the weekend. Who's walking it out like Jennifer Hudson? http://t.co/qYU88sAyn8
  2. @essencefest: Live on Stage: Jennifer Hudson at Radio City Music Hall during the finale of "America's Got Talent" season 9 in NYC. http://t.co/oMsni4rvq9
  3. @essencefest: Them, there EYES! Jesse Williams gave us the look at an event in West Hollywood, California. http://t.co/V1kFTOB8ZV
  4. @essencefest: Game Face: Jordin Sparks at the NFL Inaugural Hall of Fashion Launch Event at Pillars 37 in New York City. http://t.co/gT7wrW01nD
  5. @essencefest: More Whitney! A new CD of live performances will be on-sale in November. What's your fav? http://t.co/tiTAlaVTaM http://t.co/PTiUd49dV6
  6. @essencefest: Today's Montra: ?Let nothing dim the light that shines from within? - Maya Angelou #Empowerment http://t.co/otzLKhFM2Z
  7. @essencefest: Our condolences go out to Common for the loss of his father. http://t.co/qEPKxZAwSF http://t.co/ffC4xVDHtB
  8. @essencefest: Props to Denise Bidot, the first plus size Latina model on the runway of NYFashion Week! http://t.co/l7hlEKkaIx http://t.co/rgxiVGlNsy

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