HW Pick: The Best Of Sade

With her beauty and steamy voice, Sade couldn’t help but be a star from Harlem to Harare. Taking the more sensuous elements of island beats, smooth jazz, and R&B, Sade scored major hits with the continental feel of “Smooth Operator” and the sultry stylization of “Your Love Is King.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join African Voices Spring Paint & Sip Gathering

On Friday, March 31, 2017, 6:30 pm-9 pm, African Voices presents Aura: A Meditation of Colors in celebration of Spring. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: DECFA Screening Of “A Drum Is A Woman” At The Paley Center

The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts (DECFA) will present a special screening of Duke Ellington’s rarely seen TV special, A Drum Is A Woman at the Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street, on Friday, March 24, 2017, from 3:00 to 4:45 PM. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Former VP Joe Biden Guest of Honor At Stony Brook Annual Gala

Stony Brook University will recognize the 47th Vice President of the United States of America, the Honorable Joseph R. Biden Jr., at its annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala on Wednesday, April 19 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers at 6:30 PM/ET in New York City. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman, And Other Docs At Swann Galleries

On Thursday, March 30, 2017, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Printed & Manuscript African Americana, featuring powerful ephemera both painful and uplifting from oft-overlooked chapters of American history. Continue Reading →

HW Picks: WordPress And Magento SEO Success For Harlem Businesses

Most small businesses today depend on their web presence to jump start and enhance their brand. Continue Reading →

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 →