HW Pick: Arcade Fire And Preservation Hall Jazz Band Close Out Panorama Night 1

panorama1As the headliners for the first day (ever!) of Panorama, Arcade Fire gave a performance that will be remembered as once in a lifetime by most fans – it was a tribute, an artist collaboration, and a singalong with the crowd all at once. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Freestyle Take Over With Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam At Resorts World Casino New York

Lisa-LisaThis year’s Freestyle Take Over will feature Lisa Lisa, George LaMond, Lisette Melendez, Judy Torres and many others. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Panorama Kicks-Off Day 1 At Randall’s Island Park

panaorama1Today, Panorama kicked-off the first day of its mega-inaugural year. The “modern day World’s Fair” presented by Goldenvoice, offers a Coachella-East like flavor with music performances, technology-inspired art installations and food – what else do you want!. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Go Off”, By M.I.A. (video)

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The folks at Digiwaxx sent us this new track from MIA’s forthcoming album, AIM, is likely to be her last. The musician made the announcement on BBC Radio 1 while debuting her new song, Go Off, a collaboration with Skrillex and Blaqstarr. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: TV One’s “Rickey Smiley For Real” Renewed For Season 3

Rickey Smiley1TV One today announced the third season renewal of the heartwarming comedic docu-series Rickey Smiley For Real.   Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave John Starks, And Others At The Original Tee Golf Classic 2016

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In honor of the 17th Annual Original Tee Golf Classic, the premiere African American amateur golf event celebrating diverse industry leaders and legends, Mt. Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas presented founder and PGA Director Wendell Haskins with a special proclamation. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Born This Way,’ Nominated For 3 Emmy Awards

born this way in harlem1A&E Network’s critically acclaimed and award-winning original docuseries Born This Way’s honors keep adding up – showing that disability is a winning theme. Continue Reading →

Disney’s Newest Star? Harlem Fave Misty Copeland

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Vanity Fair Magazine’s reports that Disney’s live-action Nutcracker film has found its prima ballerina: dance prodigy Misty Copeland, who has been covered in Harlem World Magazine. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 2016 African Diaspora World Tourism Awards And African Royalty

king Rukirabasaija Oyo in african processionAs the August 26-28 date for the 2016 African Diaspora World Tourism Awards and Travel Expo approaches, plans have been made to include a “Royal Procession” as a part of the week-end events. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join The Stars At The 21st Annual Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day

Arthur_AsheToday, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced a star-studded lineup for the 2016 Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day presented by Hess. Continue Reading →