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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