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Missy Elliott, Pharrell, H.E.R. & More To Perform At 2019 Essence Festival

Organizers behind the Essence Festival are excited about their 25th anniversary and now they announce this year’s lineup including headliners Missy Elliott and Mary J. Blige.

The event will take place in New Orleans from July 4th to 7th with additional performances by Pharrell, Nas, H.E.R., Jermaine Dupri, Teddy Riley, Teyana Taylor, Timbaland, Anthony Hamilton, Big Freedia, Doug E. Fresh, MC Lyte, Musiq Soulchild, AlunaGeorge, Big Daddy Kane, City Girls, Davido, Elle Varner, Ginuwine, Jacquees, Lucky Daye, Mase, Nao, Normani, Queen Naija, Rakim, Scarface, VanJess, and more.

See the list of acts below and grab tickets for the 2019 Essence Festival here.

2019 essence festival lineup