The Festival: Essence Festival, featuring Prince, Prince, and Prince
When and Where: July 3-6 in New Orleans, La.
Why You Should Buy A Ticket Now: Okay, okay. So there are going to be a lot of big-name artists at the 20th anniversary of Essence Fest. Lionel Richie, Mary J. Blige, and Charlie Wilson are just a few of them. But if you only need one good reason, we've got it: Prince.
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