The pop/rock trio Wallows tell us about collaborating with Clairo on “Are You Bored Yet?” from their debut album, Nothing Happens,
The soulful singer/songwriter talks backstage at ESSENCE Fest about his new album, making sensitive music and more.
Christian "King" Combs stoped by backstage at ESSENCE Fest to talk about his new EP, Cyncerely, C3, what it was like working with City Girls and how he's inspired by his father's Bad Boy legacy.
Hear and see the Caribbean soul duo's take on the modern GRAMMY-winning classic in the latest episode of the Recording Academy's imaginative cover performance video series
One half of the fire-hot Miami rap duo tells us how she and JT write songs, how natural it was working with Cardi, what being at ESSENCE Fest means to her and more.
Join us in the Big Easy for exclusive backstage interviews and coverage from the 25th ESSENCE Festival.
The infectiously energetic entertainer tells us how he got connected with the festival and what fans can expect from his heart-racing live show.
The singer stopped by backstage at ESSENCE Fest to talk about her background and more.
A week ahead of the release of her second album, ‘Ellevation,’ Elle Varner told us why she keeps coming back to ESSENCE: “You get to be with your people in such a loving, welcoming, rich environment.”
Find out who's joining BJ The Chicago Kid on his upcoming album, how he feels about playing ESSENCE and more in our exclusive backstage interview with the GRAMMY nominee at the the 25th ESSENCE Fest in New Orleans.
GRAMMY nominated artist Rapsody sat down with us backstage at the 25th ESSENCE Festival to talk about the influential musical lineage of Black women who inspired her new album, Eve.
"When ESSENCE asked me to be a part [of the festival] again, I said 'I just don't want to play it again, I've played it before, let's do something special,'" Morton told the Recording Academy
Go behind-the-scenes at the GRAMMY Museum to hear from Italian Opera legend and his son, as well as the GRAMMY-nominated producer, about their latest collaboration.
The Recording Academy sat down with the prolific pop singer/songwriter to learn more about her creative process, working with Skrillex and the music she grew up listening to.
The dynamic soul singer delivers a moving perfomranc of her new single In this exclusive special Pride Month edition of Press Play.