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#LetsTalkLive – Jawn Murray’s Summer Catch Up + Talks “The ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray got into the latest hot topics on the recent episode of his interactive talk show #LetsTalkLive via FacebookLive. Murray talks about his time in Nassau, Bahamas at Bishop Neil Ellis’ Global United ...
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La La Anthony: Actress Talks “Power,” “90210” Revival & Being ...

Actress and TV personality La La Anthony was in attendance at the Essence Festival to moderate the McDonald’s Black & Positively Golden entrepreneurship panel. During a stop by Essence Festival’s Entertainment All Access room, she spoke about wrapping season six ...
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Right Return: Tamron Hall Talks Her Return To TV At ...

TV host Tamron Hall has had a two-year hiatus from television but she’s eager about the debut of her self-titled talk show in September. The 48-year-old TV anchor was at the Essence Festival to promote her upcoming return to TV, ...
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Rebranded: New Essence Owner Reveals Name Change Of Annual New ...

The Essence Festival kicked off on July 4th weekend with a major bang—and that was before the fireworks went off! The festival celebrated its 25th anniversary in New Orleans and launched several new components to maximize their milestone. The weekend ...
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Leah Chase: Suppertime Send-Off To The Queen of Creole Cuisine ...

Groundbreaking restaurateur Leah Chase, the “Queen of Creole Cuisine,” died on June 1 at the age of 96. The New Orleans culinary matriarch who fed civil rights leaders, presidents of the United States, musicians and Hollywood stars spanning over seven ...
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Record Breaking: Essence Festival Audience Larger Than Ever Thanks To ...

It’s literally the largest festival in the world and this year Essence Festival made new milestones with over 510,000 attendees in New Orleans for the four-day gathering during the July 4th holiday weekend. That number broke previous Essence Festival records, ...
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Bayou Brunch: NOLA Multicultural Tourism Serves Art & Soul

New Orleans Multicultural Tourism Network sure knows how to put on a fine soiree. This year, NOMTN as they are affectionately known, held a swank brunch during the Essence Festival weekend at the Stella Jones Gallery. With the theme, “The ...
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Travel Like A Star On A Budget: Jawn Murray On ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray appeared on the nationally syndicated talk show “Sister Circle Live” to show viewers how to “Travel Like A Star – But On A Budget.” In the segment, that was led by show ...
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Travel Around Your Interests: Jawn Murray On Washington, DC’s Fox ...

TV Host & Pop Culture Expert Jawn Murray appeared on Washington, DC’s Fox 5 Plus with hosts Tony Perkins and Shawn Yancy to show viewers show viewers how they could fulfill their New Year’s Resolution to travel more. In the ...
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Creole Cool: Exclusive Brunch & High-End Hotel Add To New ...

New Orleans Tourism celebrated their Soul of NOLA campaign with an exclusive invite-only brunch during the Essence Festival in New Orleans. Held at the historic Le Musée de f.p.c. museum (2336 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119), the brunch included ...