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In March, Usher celebrated the 15-year release date of Confessions. That album sold over eight million copies in 2004 and became the second-best selling album of the 2000’s. It went on to sell over 20 million copies worldwide. Usher won the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary R&B Album.
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“When the ESSENCE Festival was founded 25 years ago, it marked a pivotal moment of vision and reverence — a critical acknowledgement of and investment in the power of our culture,” said Michelle Ebanks, chief executive officer of ESSENCE Communications, in a news release. She said it has set a standard that other festivals aspire to, and has become an annual homecoming for black artists from around the world.
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