Monthly Archives: June 2017

The ESSENCE of Community – Celebrity Basketball Game feature

#EssenceFest 2017, Master P. and Team Hope NOLA are balling for a good cause! The Festival’s first-ever Celebrity Basketball Game helped to raise scholarship funds for New Orleans’ youth! Held at Xavier University’s Convocation Center, Romeo, Ray J., Kodak Black, and NBA player Greg Monroe were just a few of the celebrities to ball for […]

By |June 30th, 2017|Latest Stories|0 Comments

The ESSENCE of Hope – Master P., Robert Pack, and Team Hope Nola feature

ESSENCE Fest 2017 kicked off with a multitude of festivities in New Orleans, including an ESSENCE Day of Service, sponsored by Wal-Mart. Essence Festival, presented by Coca-Cola, partnered with New Orleans native Master P. and former NBA player Robert Pack, the founders of Team Hope NOLA, to give back to the citizens of New […]

By |June 29th, 2017|Latest Stories|0 Comments

The ESSENCE of Music – Dee 1 feature

Talk Dat NOLA’s Casey Ferrand talks with national recording artist Dee 1 as he prepares to several performances during the ESSENCE Festival 2017 festivities in New Orleans. The Nola native takes us back to his elementary school, in New Orleans, where he says his foundation began.

-Correspondent: Casey Ferrand
-Photographer/Editor: Christopher Breault

By |June 28th, 2017|Latest Stories, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The ESSENCE of Art – Studio BE feature

Talk Dat NOLA’s Casey Ferrand interviews Brandan “BMike” Odums and goes inside “Studio Be” to see how Bmike is preparing for ESSENCE Festival 2017 in New Orleans.

-Correspondent: Casey Ferrand
-Producer: Nathaniel Colin, Jr.
-Photographer/Editor: Christopher Breault

By |June 27th, 2017|Latest Stories, Uncategorized|0 Comments