Just in case you missed the 2012 Essence Music Festival, check out the photos.
Laz Alonso hosting the McDonald’s 365Black Awards
Happenings on Bourbon Street
Essence Fest worker
Carol’s Daughter Party
CocaCola Presents Scholarships to local after school programs
CocaCola presents EMF Press Junket with New Kindles!
Coco Jones signs autographs at the Convention Center
Brittney M. Walker and Christopher “Kid” Reid at MSY Airport
Chaka Khan at the McDonald’s 365Black Awards
Marvin Sapp at the Verizon’s Celebrating Your Story and Empowering Your Network breakfast
Zulu man at the Convention Center
Laz Alonso and Marvin Sapp at Verizon’s Celebrating Your Story and Empowering Your Network breakfast at Dooky Chase.
Tisha Campbell-Martin at MSY Airport
Tina Campbell arriving to the McDonald’s 365Black Awards
Tasha Smith, Brittney M. Walker and R.J. Smith at MSY Airport
Verizon’s Celebrating Your Story and Empowering Your Network Breakfast
Tamia at the McDonald’s Black365 Awards
Chaka Khan at the Super Life Graduation
Random thunder storms in NOLA
Stephanie Mills at the Verizon Super Lounge
Veggie Pasta at Mr. B’s Bistro with Ford
Power couple Tamia and Grant Hill at McDonald’s 365Black Awards
Essence Music Fest Sponsors
Super Life graduates
Roland Martin showing off his new line of ascots.
It’s that brand new Cupid!
My Black Is Beautiful Makeover Booth
Thomas “Nephew Tommy” Miles with Eva Marcille, Denyce Lawton, Kelly Marie Dunn and Nikki Chu.
Ledisi rockin’ the stage
Chaka Khan performs at the Super Life graduation with a program grad.
Mary J. Blige
Marsha Ambrosious at the McDonald’s Superlounge
Youth activist Mary Pat Hector at McDonald’s 365Black Awards.
Chaka Khan giving a grad speech at the Super Life Graduation
Roland Martin & Constance C.R. White
Mary J. Blige
Essence Fest at the Convention Center
Ford Ride n’ Drive
Yum! Beignets from Cafe Du Monde
Eric Benet on the McDonald’s 365Black Red Carpet
June Ambrose and her makeover girl
T.D. Jakes and his granddaughter
Essence Fest Concert Fans
Chef G. Garvin
Hennessy gift bag
Fred Hammond performing at the McDonald’s 365Black Awards
Good times at Dooky Chase with owner Leah Chase
Makeover Queen June Ambrose
Mayor Mitch Landrieu and First Lady Cheryl Landrieu launch Girl Up NOLA initiative.
June Ambrose discussing fashion
SekouWrites poses with the new Verizon joint
Felicia Fields and Pamela Alexander at the Ford Lunch