Prince To Headline 20th Annual Essence Festival

December 3, 2013   // 0 Comments

By STACEY PLAISANCE NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Next year's Essence Festival is getting a dose of music royalty from Prince. The "Purple Rain" singer-songwriter is headlining the 20th annual festival, a celebration of black music and culture being held July 3-6 in New Orleans. Prince, who performed at Essence in 2004, also headlined this year's South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas. His new...

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