- Click to Subscribe to ClevverMusic! Kanye West, Jennifer Hudson Tapped For 2011 Essence Music Festival, and I've got the details right here on Clevver Music. Hey everyone I'm Brian Corsetti and you're watching Clevver Music. Kanye West is having a tremendously successful year. Coachella, Lollapalooza, South By Southwest, and now the Essence Music Festival. This dude LOVES to tour! The 2011 Essence Music Festival has a pretty big line up during its 3 day run including Jennifer Hudson, Trey Songz, Mary J. Blige, Fantasia and Boyz II Men! The party is going down July 1-3 in New Orleans! Happy Fourth of July Everyone! Who's attending and what do you think about Boys II Men being thrown back into the mix? Let us know in the comment section below. Also remember to click subscribe on our Youtube page to get up to date with all things music. I'm Brian Corsetti for Clevver Music and I'll see you next time.