Happy Monday!!! Or is it? After a fun eventful weekend who really wants to go back to work. This weekend was the 2013 Essence Music Festival and everyone in music, fashion and fitness was there. For those of you whom have never attended the festival, it’s a fun event filled with fashion, concerts from today’s hottest stars (Beyonce, Maxwell, Jill Scott and more), life style convention (weight-loss with Jill Scott, Iyanla Vanzant Fix Your Life, Career Pointers ect.) and so much more. Check out what you may have missed… Enjoy


Singer Brandy Norwood took the stage for the first time at the 2013 Essence Music Festival preforming her greatest hits from, “I Wanna Be Down” to an amazing tribute to her idol and friend the late great Whitney Houston.

Rap legend LL Cool J graced the stage preforming all of his hit and showing New Orleans why he’s still the king.

Soul singer Maxwell performed his new hit featuring Alicia Keys, “Fire We Make.” I love this song!!

We can’t forget about the incredible, the amazing Jill Scott performing one of my favorite song, “He Loves Me.” Ladies if you can’t relate to this song or feel something when you hear this song, than you do not know love and I feel so sorry for you.

Also rocking the stage was Solange Knowles, Keyshia Cole, Uncle Charlie Wilson and Trey Songz!!!





Last but not least we have the amazing, the iconic, the breathtaking…. Queen Bey!!!!


Let’s talk, what was your most memorable moment?





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