Time Inc.’s Essence Festival to Stream 100-Plus Hours of Video from New Orleans

The 21st annual fest, which runs July 2-5, will feature a host of entertainment stars, African-American leaders and more. The Internet-video lineup will include live music performances, panel discussions and news coverage across Essence.com, EssenceFestival.com, YouTube, Time.com, EW.com and other sites. Video highlights will be available through dedicated Essence Festival apps for iOS and Android. – Todd Spangler, Variety