(Top Left) Kool and the Gang, (Top Right) Lyfe Jennings, (Bottom Left) Neyo, (Bottom Right) QUIN all performed at the Dell’s 2018 Essence of Entertainment. | Photos by H Michael Hammie

Synonymous with summer, The Dell Music Center hosts the “Essence of Entertainment” concert series featuring the biggest entertainers of the past, present and future. Located in the historic Fairmount Park, The Dell Music Center is Philadelphia’s premier outdoor venue.

Erykah Badu performing at the Del lon August 2nd, 2018. | Photo by H Michael Hammie
Talib Kweli performed at the Dell on August 2nd, 2018. – Photo | H Michael

As a world class arena The Dell has been a cultural hub in Philadelphia for over 40 years. And in 2018, the venue continues to maintain its nostalgia and notoriety. This summer some of the stars that have graced the stage include Lyfe Jennings, NE-YO, Kool & The Gang, En Vogue, Tamar Braxton, Kem, Quin and Damien Escobar.

There is still time to experience the stars shine at The Dell East in scenic Fairmount Park. Upcoming shows include Patti Labelle, Keith Sweat, Johnny Gill, Ralph Tresvant, Monica, After 7, Tony! Toni! Tone!, Rakim and Kurtis Blow. For more information visit thedellmusicenter.com or call the box office at 215-685-9564.