Usher and Missy Elliott Added to Essence Fesitval Lineup

Last week, the first round of entertainers to perform at the 2015 Essence Festival were announced, and now we have the second round…

Usher and Missy Elliott will join the all-star lineup, which includes Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, Floetry, and many more. Usher last performed at the Essence Fest back in 2011, but this will be Missy’s first Essence fest appearance!

The celebration will take place on July 2-5 in New Orleans, LA. For information about ticket sales, accommodations and the latest news about the Essence Festival, visit