“Nobody’s Gonna Love You Better,” 2016, Than Harlem’s Allan Harris (Video)

allan-harris-nobodys-gonna-love-you-betterHarlem resident Allan Harris has released his new vinyl version of his album “Nobody’s Gonna Love You Better” for Black Bar Jukebox ReduxContinue Reading →

Jim Jones Opens Up About His Recent Kanye West Comments & Issues With Cam’ron

070914-music-jim-jonesJim Jones made headlines last week when he spoke on his name being used as an alias to get Kanye West to the hospital anonymously. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Azealia Banks Asks For Acceptance On Facebook

Azealia_Banks_2012_NME_Awards_croppedEarly this week, Harlemite and Donald Trump fan Azealia Banks revealed that she’s deleting her social media profiles because she can’t “f—k it up this time” now that she has a deal to sign. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Charles Christian Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Solo (Video)

charles-christian1Charles Henry “Charlie” Christian (July 29, 1916 – March 2, 1942) was an American swing and jazz guitarist who lived and played the electric guitar throughout Harlem. Continue Reading →

Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) Final Performances At The Apollo Theater (Update)

mos-def-yasiin-beyThe Apollo Theater and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced today that they will present the final U.S. performances of one of hip hop’s most influential artists – yasiin bey (formerly known as Mos Def). Continue Reading →

The Orchestra Now Opens With A TON Of Music From Harlem To Carnegie Hall

cellist-xi-yang-1The Orchestra Now (TŌN) launches two of its 2016-17 New York City series with three free concerts in Harlem, the Bronx and Upper Westside this December 2016.

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Teyana Taylor’s Fabulous Harlem Style At The 2016 AMA’s

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The 2016 American Music Awards aired Sunday night and one of the biggest names in music brought out the fiercest look by Harlem’s Teyana Taylor in a strapless bustier Steven Khalil gown on the Red Carpet. Continue Reading →

Grammy-Nominated Meshell Ndegeocello Talks Theatrical Work “Can I Get A Witness?” In Harlem

meshell-ndegeocello1Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Meshell Ndegeocello will discuss her upcoming multidisciplinary theatrical work “Can I Get A Witness? The Gospel of James Baldwin,” on November 29th, 2016 at the Schomburg Center in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Maurice Hines Is “Tappin Thru Life” With The DIVA Jazz Orchestra

maurice-hines1With tap dancer, vocalist and Harlem native Maurice Hines (above left), music director and drummer Sherrie Maricle, pianist Jackie Warren, bassist Amy Shook, alto saxophonist Alexa Tarantino, tenor saxophonist Roxy Coss, baritone saxophonist Lauren Sevian, lead trumpeter Liesl Whitaker, trumpeter Jami Dauber, and trombonist Sara Jacovino. Continue Reading →

Bloomingdale School Of Music’s 52nd Birthday Bash Community Concert A Great Success

ed-erika-floreska-and-ken-michaels-honor-gale-brewer1On November 11, 2017 the Broadway Presbyterian Church on 114th Street and Broadway in Harlem NY, was filled with over 200 supporters of music education and fans of Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer who had gathered to celebrate the 52nd birthday of the esteemed Bloomingdale school of Music. Continue Reading →