Fans of comedy are going to witness Lecrae perform songs off his #1 album, Anomaly, before one of Kevin Hart’s performances this summer. Crae and Trey Songz are scheduled to open up for superstar comedian Kevin Hart at ESSENCE Festival 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana (Superdome) on July 2. Lecrae takes the stage at 7:00pm.

Kendrick Lamar, Usher, Missy Elliott, Mary J. Blige, Common, and more are set to perform at ESSENCE Festival 2015 as well.

In addition, New Orleans, Louisiana-based rapper Dee-1 will be rocking the ESSENCE stage.

The ESSENCE Festival Now Playing event is one of the shows on Kevin Hart’s What Now? Tour schedule. Kevin Hart’s What Now? Tour sold over half a million tickets in the first weekend of on-sales and smashed records.

For information (tickets, venue, & times) on ESSENCE Festival click HERE.

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