HW Pick: Chukwudi Iwuji Premieres IRA, First African-American Actor On London Stage

Ira_AldridgebyNorthcoteShrunken Shakespeare Company (Yvonne Cone and Jennifer Martina, Co-Producing Artistic Directors) and Creative Producer Adam Shulman (Dukes of Hazard: The Beginning, Song One starring Anne Hathaway) to host SSC’s Annual Benefit Gala and Staged Reading of Chukwudi Iwuji’s masterpiece screenplay Ira. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: NYU Langone Medical Center Violetball For Gifted Future Physicians And Scientists

1NYU Langone Medical Center raised more than $7 million last night at its annual Violet Ball held at Cipriani on 42nd Street in New York City. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Maxi Priest In Central Summerstage

maxi-priest-960-x-340-newIn celebration of the Summerstage VP Records 35th Anniversary with over 15 million albums sold worldwide, multiple Grammy nominations and Top 10 Billboard hits (including the No. 1 smash “Close To You”) – the most successful solo act in British reggae history, Maxi Priest, continues to hit the road throughout 2015 in support of his first studio album in almost a decade, Easy To Love (VP Records). Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Snoop Dogg Gets Animated At Nickelodeon

Picture (Device Independent Bitmap) 1Music man Snoop Dogg guest stars as Street Dogg, a rap icon who moves in next door to Sanjay and Craig in the special half-hour premiere of Emmy nominated series, Sanjay and Craig, “Street Dogg,” Sunday, May 17, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 30th Anniversary DJ Celebration With Afrika Bambaataa And More

b3d25a59-8769-4ea7-a6d3-ff3092138536Afrika Bambaataa is one of the three main originators of break-beat deejaying, and is respectfully known as the “Grandfather,” “Godfather,” and “The Amen Ra,” of Hip Hop Culture as well as The Father of The Electro Funk Sound. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Tuwisha Rogers To Head New One Solution Brand Team

Tuwisha Rogers at tv oneOne Solution, the cross-platform sales and integrated marketing division of Radio One, Inc., announced that Tuwisha Rogers has been appointed to Vice President of Brand Leadership. Continue Reading →