Looks like the summer is going to be extra hot when it comes to music. Kendrick Lamar who is set to release his debut album sometime soon has announced to be the headliner at this years Essence Festival.
The legendary music festival will go down in New Orleans July 2nd-5th.
Kendrick will be co-headline with Mary J. Bilge.
Other noted acts that will grace the stages in New Orleans that weekend will be Slick Rick, Common, and Kevin Hart.