- Host Jeanne Nathan sits down with Joy Collins, Essence communications general manager and manager of the Essence Music Festival to talk about the enormous economic and cultural impact of the festival on New Orleans.
- Jolie Bernard of Build Now phones in to tell us about reaching out to still-displaced New Orleanians in town this weekend for Essence Festival.
- Luther Gray stops by to tell us about Ashé Cultural Arts Center‘s Maafa Commemoration happening this weekend.
- NPN‘s Aretha Frison is back this week with her Trumpet Tidbits, joined by Lynn Buggage of the American Cancer Society. Lynn discusses ACS’ More Birthdays Movement and involvement in Essence as a sponsor of the Body and Spirit Pavilion.
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