R&B/Soul singers Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott and Ledisi were among the many performers who graced the stage Saturday night (Jul 7) at the 2012 Essence Music Festival, which was held at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

Gospel duo Mary Mary also hit the stage, with Tina Campbell showing off her growing baby bump in a sequined get-up and her sister Erica singing right by her side.

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