Festival season is in full effect. Next month, things will kick off in Austin, Texas at SXSW. Then, things will shift to California where Travis Scott and 21 Savage will perform at Coachella. In May, the month will kick-off with Rolling Loud in Miami and Broccoli City Festival in Washington, D.C. Adding on the list of big festivals, Essence has announced the line-up for this summer’s Essence Fest in New Orleans, Louisiana.
? JUST ANNOUNCED: We're bringing @JanetJackson, @BrunoMars, @JanelleMonae, @IAMSUMMERWALKER, @AriLennox, @RaphaelSaadiq, @TankandDaBangas, @Jidenna, @Saweetie and so many more talented artists to NOLA for the 2020 #EssenceFest. Grab your tickets NOW! https://t.co/ZezxtGUj25 pic.twitter.com/URWJdK1eml
— ESSENCE Festival (@essencefest) February 11, 2020
This July, Janet Jackson, Swizz Beatz, Summer Walker, Ari Lennox and Janelle Monáe will perform on the Essence Fest main stage. Meanwhile, D Smoke, SiR, Smino, Rapsody, Saweetie and Goldlink will perform in the super lounges.
Essence Fest will take place from July 3rd through July 5th at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. To see the full lineup, visit the festival’s official website. Check out the full lineup above.