Essence Festival Schedule

Photo provided by Essence Festival-- Charlie Wilson
Photo provided by Essence Festival-- Charlie Wilson

FRIDAY, JULY 5

Main Stage

7 p.m.: Brandy

8:05 p.m.: LL Cool J

9:25 p.m.: Jill Scott

11 p.m.: Maxwell

Coca-Cola Superlounge

7:10 p.m.: Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs

8:35 p.m. & 9:50 p.m.: Blackstreet

Cover Girl Superlounge

7:10 p.m.: Deep Cotton, Roman GianArthur and St. Beauty

9:05 p.m.: Chrisette Michelle

Ford Superlounge

6:55 p.m.: Mali Music

7:45 p.m.: Emeli Sandé

8:55 p.m. & 11:10 p.m.: Anthony David

McDonald’s Superlounge

7:25 p.m.: Maya Azucena

8:15 p.m.: Simphiwe Dana

9:20 p.m.: Les Nubians

SATURDAY, JULY 6

Main stage

6:30 p.m.: Solange

7:30 p.m.: Keyshia Cole

8:30 p.m.: Trey Songz

9:35 p.m.: Charlie Wilson

11:30 p.m.: New Edition

Coca-Cola Superlounge

7 p.m.: Avery*Sunshine

8 p.m.: Bridget Kelly

9:05 p.m.: Faith Evans

Cover Girl Superlounge

7:10 p.m.: Deep Cotton, Roman GianArthur and St. Beauty

9:15 p.m.: Bilal

Ford Superlounge

7:35 p.m.: P.J. Morton

8:30 p.m.: F. Stokes

9:10 p.m. & 11:25 p.m.: Big Daddy Kane

McDonald’s Superlounge

7:10 p.m.: Greta Prince

8 p.m.: Leela James

9:25 p.m.: Jody Watley

SUNDAY, JULY 7

Main stage

6:30 p.m.: Solange

8 p.m.: TGT (Tyrese, Ginuwine, Tank)

9:15 p.m.: Janelle Monáe

10:30 p.m.: Beyonce

Coca-Cola Superlounge

7:30 p.m.: Mia Borders

8:20 p.m. & 10:35 p.m.: Rachelle Ferrel

Cover Girl Superlounge

7:45 p.m.: Alice Smith

9 p.m.: Marsha Ambrosius

Ford Superlounge

7 p.m.: Daley

8 p.m.: Kourtney Heart

9:15 p.m.: Mint Condition

McDonald’s Superlounge

7:05 p.m.: Luke James

8:10 p.m. & 10:25 p.m.: Tamia