Essence Music Festival: Solange & Saadiq!

July 09, 2009 AT 10:53 PM and Ford are continuing to bring you all-access coverage at this year's 2009 Essence Music Festival. So far we've talked to Maxwell, John Legend, Robin Thicke and Anita Baker just to name a few. We also caught up with Solange and Raphael Saadiq at Sirius Satellite's "The Heat" broadcast. That's where Solange told us why bringing back the Essence Music Festival was so important to the city of New Orleans! Check it out!