The Harlem Connection In The Shea Moisture Founder Purchase Of ‘Essence’ From Time

Lets look at the Harlem connection. Earlier in the week Harlem World Magazine reported that Essence, the 47-year-old monthly magazine for African-American women, was not part of Time Inc.’s $3 billion sale to Meredith Corporation, Continue Reading →

FX Networks Previewed New Drama Series “Snowfall” At Essence Festival 2017

FX Networks previewed their new drama series “Snowfall” for an intimate group of press and influencers on Saturday. Co-creator John Singleton made brief remarks; Q93 radio host Wild Wayne intro’d the screening.

Fox Searchlight’s New Documentary STEP At The Essence Festival 2017 (Photographs)

Fox Searchlight‘s new documentary STEP was also on the scene at the Essence Festival. The Lethal Ladies of the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women were on hand for a Continue Reading →

Google At Essence Festival 2017 In New Orleans

Google made a big splash over the weekend with three signature events all hosted at The Chicory: a Women’s Entrepreneurial Luncheon (Harlem fave 135th Street, CEO Shante Bacon served as Continue Reading →

Hollywood: Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards” (Photos/Video)

The 10th anniversary of Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards,” will air as a primetime television event on Sunday, March 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN. 

OWN Presents “Queen Sugar” At Essence Fest 2016 (Photos)

On Saturday, July 5, 2016, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, with Harlem swagger completed day two of its “Queen Sugar” Essence Festival promo run with a Q&A on the “Empowerment” Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Puff Daddy Leads Stars At 2016 Essence Festival (Photos)

Here are some great photographs from the three-day event that was live streamed with Harlem man Puff Daddy (above) performing in a big puffy oversized Yankee jacket and pin stripes Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 2016 Essence Festival New Orleans Live Stream (Live)

Check out the final night, of this three day event live stream with Ciara, Kim Fields, Puff Daddy, Judith Hill, Kendrick Lamarr, and many more from the Superdome as part Continue Reading →

Essence Magazine Sponsor Awards Ceremony In Harlem

On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 Essence Magazine held a awards ceremony for their sponsors at MIST Harlem in Harlem, New York.

Council Vote To Improve Access To Resources To Help Families From Harlem To Hollis

Today, the Council will vote on bills implementing reporting requirements and improving access to resources to help prevent bullying, including requiring the Department of Education to post contact information for Continue Reading →

Awkaaba Inns And The Oprah Winfrey Network Introducing the True Meaning of Hospitality

By Eartha Watts Hicks “Checked Inn” is the new unscripted series, presented by OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. Monique Greenwood, Glenn Pogue and Glynn Pogue are the loving family that Continue Reading →

TV One Presents “A Different World” 30th Anniversary Marathon

TV One will celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the premiere of “A Different World” with a 14-hour marathon on the same date the series launched, Sunday, September 24 at 10 Continue Reading →

Al “Hirschfeld’s Harlem,” A Rare Picture Window Into Harlem Renaissance

Now in paperback! Decades before the PBS documentaries, before Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Al Hirschfeld and many, many more went to Harlem.