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Lauryn Hill and Megan Thee Stallion Essence Fest Headliners

Lauryn Hill and Megan Thee Stallion Essence Fest Headliners

Lauryn Hill and Megan Thee Stallion are bringing their magic to the stage. Both are headlining the 2023 Essence Festival.

Lauryn Hill And Megan Thee Stallion Set To Headline At The 2023 Essence Festival For the 50th Anniversary Of Hip Hop

Lauryn Hill and Megan Thee Stallion announced among the big names lines up for the 2023 Essence Festival.

Billboard announces these two mega performers are set to headline during the 50th anniversary of hip hop.

Check it out –

47-year-old Ms. Hill will take the stage to perform her super-successful classic album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.

While 28-year-old Meg is headlining her 2023 stage debut following the March Madness Music Festival.

Other notable names participating in this year’s event include –

  • Wizkid
  • Monica
  • Coco Jones
  • Kizz Daniel
  • Doug E. Fresh
  • DJ Spinderella
  • DJ Kid Capri
  • DJ Clark Kent
  • and more

Additional acts will be announced soon.

The Vice President of ESSENCE Festival of Culture, Hakeem Holmes has this to say about the festival –

“For nearly three decades, the ESSENCE Festival of Culture has been an international and joyful gathering that empowers community throughout the global Black diaspora. As we gear up to celebrate the ’50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop’, we couldn’t think of a better way to honor the contributions that genre has made on global culture and the impressions that these artists and their deep musical catalogs, which we all know so well, have been ingrained into the fibers of our day to day lives.”

This year’s big event is taking place in New Orleans from June 29 – July 3.

Are y’all ready to book your flights now?

If so, book early, this is gonna be huge!

Want more on Lauryn Hill? How about Megan Thee Stallion? Hit us up.

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