This festival has been going on for 24 years now and this year they will be celebrating the 25th year anniversary so you know its about to go down. Ladies get your trip money together and get ready to experience Essence like no other.

Essence Festival is about to be all the way littttttt. . Essence went  to Instagram to release the festival’s 2019 lineup which includes Missy Elliot, Mary J. Blige, Nas, H.E.R., and Pharrell Williams as just a few artists who will be gracing the main-stage.

Plus, Essence has decided to honor the great Frankie Beverly with performances from Anthony Hamilton, Musiq Soulchild, and more. If you haven’t purchased your 2019 Essence Festival tickets yet you can get them here. WOW.