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PJ Morton On His History-Making ESSENCE Fest Live Album, Winning A GRAMMY & More

"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

For GRAMMY winner PJ Morton, ESSENCE Fest's 25th anniversary was a coming full-circle moment. On the festival's opening night, the New Orleans native, who has been coming to the festival since he was a teenager, made history by being the first artist to record a live album at ESSENCE.

PJ Morton Makes History With Live Album At Essence Fest, Reflects On Impact The Big Easy Fest Has Left on Him 


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