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Alicia Keys Tapped for 2010 Essence Fest, Beyonce Knowles Included on DVD Release

June 23, 2010 (6:07 am) GMT
The three-day concert will also feature Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige, Trey Songz and Keri Hilson, while the CD/DVD package will have John Legend and Robin Thicke.

Performers line-up for this year's Essence Music Festival has been unveiled. Appearing on the list are , , , , , , , , , and more.

In order to celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the festival, a special CD/DVD package is set to be released on June 24. The tracklisting includes musical guests from the past years, such as , , and .

2010 Essence Music Festival itself will be held at the Superdome in New Orleans for three days, beginning July 2. Nephew Tommy is going to host the gig with a special appearance from . More info about the festival can be found at Essence.com.

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