Interview: How One Harlem Dad Manages In The Music Industry

By Eartha Watts Hicks, Harlem World Magazine Editor-in-chief

I caught up with young music talent Youngtrell’s Earl Dean right before Father’s Day and his performance at Harlem Make Music Experience 2018 an event created by Harlem World Magazine Rhythm and Soul Radio on Thursday, June 21st 2018, at the Harlem School for the Arts (HSA). Continue Reading →

Eartha’s World: A Chat With Child Runway Superstar Model And Harlem Fave Celai West

By Eartha Watts-Hicks

Celai West (pronounced suh-LAY) is a go-to runway model for Style Fashion Week and major commercial print ads, including Gap and Tommy Hilfiger Kids. Continue Reading →

Samuel Adams Helped One Harlem Entrepreneur Create Sweet Success

AOl reports that if entrepreneurship was equal parts financially and emotionally rewarding at all times, most of us could safely say that we’d be pursuing our own business in some capacity. Continue Reading →

Interview: Philanthropic Event Guru Talks Tips And Celebrates

In 2015 Black Gives Back reported that event planner Dani Johnson has a unique focus for her special events company – philanthropy. In fact, it’s her sole focus. Continue Reading →

Exclusive Lost Interview With Lolita Files “Who Killed Tupac?” Author

Back in July 2017, Harlem World Magazine, created an email interview with Lolita Files, shortly after the interview it was lost, and yesterday we found the interview. Continue Reading →

Interview: Nike Sneaker “REMIX & RECONSTRUCT” With Harlem Man A$AP Nast

Clash Music’s Grant Brydon and Rob Meyers reports that the Air Force 1 was never meant to last this long. Released in 1982, Nike’s first “Air” basketball shoe, was discontinued two years later. Continue Reading →

An Interview With New Harlem Filmmaker Of “Wine Tasting” Justin Samuels (Video)

Harlemites love wine, and especially wine tasting, so it’s not surprising that a Harlemite has written and executive produced a film by the same name.
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Harlem Made Honey With Lawrence Rodriquez

lawrence and gary the bee keeper in harlemWhat? Harlem honey made on 119th Street, we love it! We licked our lips when we received an e-mail from the folks at Casa Frela Gallery inviting Harlem World to join their beekeepers for a first hand chance to learn about and (taste!) the Harlem honey harvest for 2015.

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Eartha’s World: Radio Show Host Keri Singleton Releases “Idol” Novel (Update)

keri-singleton1By Eartha Watts-Hicks

Keri Singleton is a longtime resident of Harlem. His Keri’s Korner Radio Show currently airs live on Mondays at 8:00 pm (EST) on F.L.O. Empire Radio and is syndicated on Wednesdays at 10:00 pm (PST) on One West Radio.   Continue Reading →

Interview: Harlem Hospital’s Dr. Simona Bratu Talks HIV/AIDS

dr-simona-bratu1World AIDS Day, is celebrated annually on December 1st, it recognizes advancements in the global fight against HIV/AIDS, honors those who lost their lives to the virus, and serves as a reminder to prioritize sexual health by getting an HIV test. Continue Reading →

Interview: Prevention And Management Part Of National Diabetes Awareness Month

goswami-with-branding-in-harlem1NYC Health + Hospitals marks National Diabetes Awareness Month with information to share with your readers about this chronic disease that is the leading cause of kidney failure, adult blindness, and lower extremity amputation, and a prime contributor to heart disease and stroke. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave YWCA Of New York Chief Executive On Empowering Young Women And Girls

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The YWCA of the City of New York was the nation’s first YWCA and now serves 2,500 families in the five boroughs. Continue Reading →

Interview: Dr. Dave Chokshi Talks Screenings During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it serves as an annual reminder of the importance of living a healthy lifestyle in Harlem to reduce the risk of getting breast cancer. Continue Reading →

A Conversation With Harlem’s Vy Higginsen

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Harlem was founded in the century as a Dutch outpost and over time developed into a farming village, a revolutionary battlefield, a resort town, a commuter town and a ghetto. Continue Reading →

Eartha Watts-Hicks: A Conversation With Mr. Omar Tyree

Omar and eartha watts hicksBy Eartha Watts-Hicks

In the 1990s, thanks to the cross-cultural success of Terry McMillan’s legendary and timeless novel—Waiting to Exhale—the publishing industry finally woke up and welcomed contemporary African-American authors. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: A Conversation With Opera Singer Divaria

By CC Minton

There is nothing like the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Between parties, shopping and spending time with family, I find it refreshing to meet up with someone who is exciting and breathes life into a conversation as one season ends and another begins.   Continue Reading →

Souleo: Singer Regina Belle Returns To R&B

Regina Belle_sliderBy Souleo

Veteran singer, Regina Belle is freer than she’s ever felt before. Known for her ‘80s and ‘90s R&B hits (“Make It Like It Was, “Baby Come to Me,” and “A Whole New World” with Peabo Bryson) the singer spent the past 15 years shying away from the music that made her famous.

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Souleo: How One Organization Is Giving Black Content Creators A Boost

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By Souleo

If African-Americans engage with more media content than any other group, then why aren’t they equally represented behind the scenes as content creators? It is a complicated question fraught with issues of access, economics, and of course, race. Continue Reading →

Joseph “JJ” Johnson Named Exec Chef At Minton’s In Harlem

chef-jj-johnsonChef Joseph “JJ” Johnson has been named Executive Chef of Alexander Smalls and Dick Parsons Minton’s and The Cecil, 206 West 118th Street, in Harlem USA. Continue Reading →

Clayton Banks Talks Tech On Harlem World Radio

clayton banks head shotClayton Banks graduated from Harvard, he worked as Vice President of sales at Comedy Central, Regional Director at Showtime Networks, Banks was President of the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications. Continue Reading →

Musa Jackson Talks Celebrity On Harlem World Radio

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Get some tea, and turn on the radio for Harlem man of many lives, Musa Jackson. Musa is an Award winning Harlem producer, screen writer, philanthropist and humanitarian. Continue Reading →