Essence Festival is set to hold in New Orleans, Louisiana, from July 4th to 7th, 2019.
The event that will be organize by Essence Magazine is aimed at celebrating African-American culture and music in the US.
Marking 25 years of advancing the African-American music culture, the festival is set to bring renowned African musicians to the spotlight.
“In celebration of 25 years of moving the culture forward, we’re bringing you unforgettable performances from over 80 of the biggest names in music for a weekend of festivities that you and your squad will be talking about for years to come,” Essence said in a statement.
The annual event is packed with lots of entertaining activities will take place in
David Adeleke, Nigerian Afropop star, has been named among the African celebrities to perform at the 2019 Essence Festival.
Other notable African celebrities included in the lineup for the event are Sauti Sol, Vanessa Mdee, and Nasty C.