African American Museum In Philadelphia Reimagines Its Future
Janet Jackson To Exec Produce Lifetime Movie On Harlem’s Stephanie St. Clair

Harlem’s Alicia Keys To Debut New Music At UEFA Final

givenchy-dahlia-divin-alicia-keys-2Alicia Keys will debut new music from her next album during the first-ever live musical performance as a part of the opening ceremony for the UEFA Champions League Final in Italy next month. Continue Reading →

2 NYPD Injured In Car Chase That Ends In Harlem Crash

crime-tape-in-harlemAmateur cell phone video shows the moments immediately after a head on collision in Harlem Friday afternoon between an NYPD patrol cruiser and two robbery suspects in an Acura sedan. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Diane Schuur Sings The Ray Charles Songbook At Lincoln Center

dinae schuur at lincoln center1At age 21, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra trumpeter and music director Kenny Rampton (of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra) launched his touring career with a nine-month stint in Ray Charles’ band. Continue Reading →

Greg Thomas Hosts Albert Murray Centennial Listening Parties At Lincoln Center

Greg thomas from harlemJoin us as we celebrate the centennial of the author, scholar, and philosopher Albert Murray in this series of Listening Parties hosted by Murray expert and one time Harlem World Magazine Editor-in-chief Greg Thomas. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Sean Combs Is Retiring From Music

diddy-revoltSean Combs is retiring. Well, sort of. The hip-hop mogul, known as Puff Daddy, P Diddy, and Diddy during his lengthy career, has revealed that he is stepping way from the music business for good. Continue Reading →

Target Misses Bulls Eye On Transgender Bathroom Statement

Harlem TargetTarget put itself in the center of the national debate about bathroom use and gender and thanks to a boycott and lots of press, the retailer’s consumer perception has declined. Continue Reading →

Taylor Gayle, First Place Winner At The Apollo Theater In Harlem (video)

apollo kids of the future finalOld soul Taylor Gayle, was the First Place winner against some very strong competition at the Stars of Tomorrow competition at the Apollo Theater 125th Street, Harlem, New York.

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Eva Longoria Has The Goods For Your Harlem Home

Eva-Longoria-home collection for harlem1Courtesy JC Penney

Eva Longoria (of Desperate Housewives fame) hasn’t just been hanging out with Serena Williams by the pool in the past few months. She’s also been busy working on her new home collection from Harlem to Harare exclusively sold at JCPenney. Continue Reading →

‘Mules And Men’ By Harlem’s Zora Neale Hurston

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Mules and Men by Columbia University graduate and Harlem Renaissance story teller Zora Neale Hurston is a treasury of black America’s folklore as collected by a famous storyteller and anthropologist who grew up hearing the songs and sermons, sayings and tall tales that have formed an oral history of the South since the time of slavery. Continue Reading →

Man Stabbed In Subway Street Station In Harlem

125th street in harlem1Following a dispute over a seat on the train, a man was stabbed at the 125th Street station Saturday afternoon, according to police sources. Continue Reading →