Chadian Sisters Les Nubians and South African Simphiwe Dana will join the likes of Beyonce, Emelie Sandé, Jill Scott & Maxwell to perform at the 2013 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.
The festival presented by Coca-Cola is scheduled to start on July 4, 2013 and will last for 3 days with performances daily at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Tickets for the performance are available via Ticketmaster.
The event will kick off on Independence Day with a ‘Family Reunion Day’. There will also be free daily empowerment events available from various policy makers, civics, and entertainers such as Inspiration speaker, Iyanla Vanzant at the New Orleans Convention Center and a free Gospel tribute on the Sunday.
Check out the line up of Musicians below.