2017 Essence Festival NOLA Dedicates One Night of Concerts to Celebrating Women
February 21, 2017 (New York, NY) – For the first time ever, the 2017 Essence Festival is celebrating women with ‘My Path to Strength’, a night of concerts featuring all-female performers at the Louisiana Superdome over the Fourth of July weekend. The special event is inspired by previously announced Festival headliner Mary J. Blige’s highly anticipated album “Strength of A Woman”.
See below for a full lineup for the femme-empowered night, featuring newly announced musical acts Jill Scott, Monica, Jhené Aiko, Remy Ma, Ari Lennox and many more.
ARI LENNOX CHAKA KHAN JAZMINE SULLIVAN
JILL SCOTT MARY J BLIGE MONICA
JHENÉ AIKO LALAH HATHAWAY LIZZO
REMY MA TEYANA TAYLOR
THE JONES GIRLS FEATURING SHIRLEY JONES
Weekend ticket packages are on sale now with prices starting at $126. For information about ticket sales, accommodations and the latest news about the Essence Festival visit Essence Festival.
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