Harlem’s Somi Brings ‘Petite Afrique’ To Aaron Davis Hall At City College

Internationally acclaimed vocalist and songwriter Somi will bring the captivating sounds of her latest release “Petite Afrique” (“Little Africa”) to audiences at Aaron Davis Hall during a special 7:30 p.m. concert on Friday, October 20, 2017. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s A$AP Rocky’s “SVDDXNLY,” Full Set Parts (Videos)

We found this great five piece video series from Noisey on Youtube titled “SVDDXNLY,” which chronicles the ascension of one of raps brightest super stars, Harlem man A$AP Rocky.

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Andra Day Covers “Strange Fruit” Joins Google In Support of “Lynching In America” (Video)

Andra Day, the award-winning singer, songwriter, and philanthropist, released today a recording and music video for Strange Fruit, the historic song originally recorded by Billie Holiday in 1939. Continue Reading →

Check Out “Bruno Mars 24K Magic Live At The Apollo” TV Special To Air On CBS

Last week Harlem World Magazine announced that that Bruno Mars performed on top of the at the Apollo Theatre marquee, today it was announced that Bruno Mars is getting his own TV special, a first for the Grammy-winning superstar. Continue Reading →

Hip Hop Hall Of Fame Awards Show Hosted By Roxanne Shante Moves Date

The Hip Hop Awards TV Show has been rescheduled for Tuesday, November 21, 2017 in New York City. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Ma$e And Others Live A Lavish Life In Epic “$4 Mil” Video

High Snobiety reports that back in support of his collaborative KOLONY album, Steve Aoki unleashes the official music video for featured single, “$4,000,000.” Continue Reading →

Under Armour Announces Harlem A$AP Rocky Partnership

Sole Collector reports that Under Armour has added another celebrity to its roster of endorsers with the signing of Harlem rapper and style influencer A$AP Rocky. Continue Reading →

‘Bobbi Kristina’ TV One’s Original Movie Set To Premiere

On Sunday, October 8 at 7 p.m. ET/6 p.m. CT, TV One will premiere the powerful original movie BOBBI KRISTINA, an honest and moving look at the young woman at the center of one of the most talked-about stories in recent years. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Tupac Amaru Shakur 1971 – September 13, 1996 (Video)

tupac-pic-4-babyTupac Amaru Shakur June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996, also known by his stage names 2Pac and briefly as Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. Continue Reading →

The Luxe Flacko Jodye Collection By KandyPens And Harlem Man ASAP Rocky

The one and only, A$AP Rocky is back, but this time around it is not about the music. Today the Harlem native is back, pairing up with the good folks over at for his own, unique vaporizer collection. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Dave East And Drake’s New Music

Dave East has already received co-signs from Nas and Pusha T and now it appears the 2016 XXL Freshman has received another one from Drake. Continue Reading →

“Live At The Apollo,” James Brown And Famous Flames In Harlem, NY 1962 (Full Video)

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Live at the Apollo is a live with James Brown and the Famous Flames, recorded in 1962 at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, and released Live at the Apollo album in 1963. Continue Reading →

Bruno Mars And Mary Wilson Finally Get On The Same Page At The Apollo In Harlem

NY Daily News reports that it was an Apollo mission to Mars. “Marry You” singer Bruno Mars and former Supreme Mary Wilson both performed at the Apollo Theater over the weekend, but were too busy to meet and trade war stories. Continue Reading →

Leslie Uggams, TV Prodigy And Harlemite, 1950 (Video)

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Leslie Uggams (born May 25, 1943 in New York City, New York) is an American actress and singer, known for her work in Hallelujah, Baby! and as Kizzy Reynolds in the 1977 television miniseries Roots.

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New Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis Release Of “Handful of Keys”

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Blue Engine Records today announced the release of Handful of Keys on September 15, 2017, a live recording of performances that captured 100 years of jazz piano in one night in Frederick P. Rose Hall at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Continue Reading →