Maxwell and Omari Hardwick are the subjects of ESSENCE Magazine’s July issue cover story, Night & Day, flaunting their undeniable good looks and effortless sense of style. The mag caught up with ESSENCE festival headliner Maxwell to talk about losing Prince and connecting with fans 20 years after his Urban Hand Suite. Power star Omari Hardwick discusses success, fatherhood and why he’s not judging his TV character ‘Ghost’.
In addition, ESSENCE included a gallery of fineness appropriately dubbed “A Few Good Men,” including Creed’s Michael B Jordan, Independence Day: Resurgence star Jessie T. Usher; Underground’s Aldis Hodge and more.
Maxwell performs on the Mainstage of the 2016 ESSENCE Festival on Friday, July 1st and the soul icon’s forthcoming album blackSUMMERS’night is available for pre-order now. You can also catch Omari Hardwick and the cast of POWER there. ESSENCE’s July issue hits newsstands on June 10th. For more on this month’s issue, visit: ESSENCE.com