IMEYA yeTheku uNkkz Zandile Gumede noSomahlaya weseMelika uSteve Harvey besemcimbini we Essence fastivale eThekwini.Isithombe:THOKOZANI MBUNDA

Durban to host the first ever Essence festival (in SA) all star hip hop and gospel concerts this weekend and fans are excited despite the unruly weather predictions.

The essence festival is a first for South Africa and showcases international performers, world renowned speakers, local artists and experts. The festival will also encourage small businesses through empowerment seminars, career-guidance workshops and other programming.