Join Cast Of “The Breaks” At AOL Build

Join the cast of VH1’s “The Breaks,” when they visit to discuss their show. Picking up where the original VH1 movie left off, the show is based in the 90s at the height of rap’s “Golden Age” of creativity. Continue Reading →

Ailey II’s U.S. Tour Showcases Work by Rising African-American Choreographers

As Black History Month launches, Ailey continues to inspire, enlighten and educate all people with national tours by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Ailey II, classes for aspiring dancers and the general public, and the launch of a new Arts In Education residency program for elementary school students.  Continue Reading →

Join Laverne Cox At AOL Build

Laverne Cox stops by to dish on her new role in the CBS drama, “Doubt.” On the show, she stars as Cameron Wirth, a fierce and funny, competitive and compassionate transgender Ivy League-educated attorney. Continue Reading →

Join The Cast Of August WIlson’s “Jitney” At AOL Build

Only one of the plays in two-time Pulitzer Prize winner August Wilson’s masterful The American Century Cycle has never been seen on Broadway – until now. Continue Reading →

Join Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Kevin O’Leary And Daymond John At AOL Build

Join Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Kevin O’Leary, and Daymond John of “Shark Tank” as they visit the BUILD studio. Continue Reading →

Join David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, And Amma Asante Talk At AOL Build

The stars of “United Kingdom,” David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike, along with the film’s director, Amma Asante, visit to discuss the movie based off true events. Continue Reading →

Join Harlem Fave Wyclef Jean Talk At AOL Build

Wyclef Jean takes the stage to discuss and perform songs off his new EP, “J’ouvert.” The record’s name is an ode to the start of carnival in the Caribbean. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The New York City Draft Riots Of 1863

In September of 1862, President Abraham Lincoln announced the Emancipation Proclamation. It would take effect January 1, 1863, and free slaves in areas of the nation still in rebellion against the Union. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Humble And Kind” By Tim McGraw (Video)

One of our favorite songs from last year is a song title a mother would come up with, Humble And Kind, from Tim NcGraw’s album Damn Country Music. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join Nelly Furtado At AOL Build (Update)

Nelly Furtado swings by to give AOL the scoop on her new album, “The Ride,” out on March 31st, 2017. For this new record, Furtado let her own experiences guide the songs, a journey she correlates to a carnival ride where sometimes you have to get on and off. Continue Reading →