NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

NEW ORLEANS, LA – OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

For the second year in a row, it was a “Friday Night Lituation” at Pepsi MBA Live. This past Friday, October 14, 2016, more than 3,000 people filled the New Orleans hotspot, The Metropolitan, for the annual concert and after-party presented by Pepsi, Diageo and the National Black MBA Association. The finale event featured performances from the city’s own multi-platinum recording artist and superproducer Mannie Fresh, hip-hop trio MIGOS and DJ Traci Steele.

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present  2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 14: Pepsi Partners with The National Black MBA Association To Present 2nd Annual Pepsi MBA Live at The Metropolitan on October 14, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Getty Images for Pepsi)

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