Christina Aguilera, Chaka Khan Perform at New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014
The second weekend of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage festival is well underway. Friday of the festival saw a pregnant Christina Aguilera take the stage and cover songs like Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love,” Maroon 5’s “Moves Like Jagger,” and timeless tunes James Brown’s ”It’s a Man’s World,” and “At Last,” by Etta James. She also performed her own hits like “Dirrty,” “Beautiful” and “Fighter.”
Bluesy rockers Alabama Shakes performed to a packed crowd on the Samsung Galaxy stage, while Chaka Khan closed out the Congo Square stage at the heart of the NOLA fest. Here’s a quick recap of what you missed during the second Friday of the eclectic festival, now in its 45th year.