Join Harlem’s Ella Fitzgerald Piano Bar During Make Music NY 2017

While temperatures are already blazing, summer doesn’t officially begin until Wednesday, June 21, the Summer Solstice. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Ella Fitzgerald Sings Gershwin’s ‘Summertime’ In Berlin 1968 (video)

ellea fitzgerlad in harlem

Ella Fitzgerald wasn’t born in Harlem, but she thrived in Harlem from staring on Amateur Nights at the Apollo Theater, to performing at the the Savoy Ballroom in Harlem.  Continue Reading →

“Ruff Ryders’ Anthem” Homage To Harlem Ruff Ryders Pioneer, Jay Jackson (Video)

With the passing of Ignatius “Jay” or “Icepick” Jackson, a native of Harlem, who was lost with a short battle with colon cancer on June 6, 2017, we celebrate his contribution to Harlem music with DMX performing Ruff Ryders’ Anthem in 1998. Continue Reading →

Make Music Lagos, Harlem To Harare Style

They’ll be tons of Make Music events in Harlem starting on Wednesday, June 21st 2017, on top of that Make Music folks are in Africa, over 50 cities celebrate Make Music including Cote d’ivoire: Abidjan, Benin: Cotonou, Burkina Faso: Ouagadougou and Togo: Lome. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Kelis To Judge Pitch Battle Across The Pond

Gammy winner and Harlemite Kelis joins the new shiny-floor TV series Pitch Battle in London she aims to do for singing what another Harlemite Alicia Keys did on The Voice in the states – she’ll be making dreams come true in the judges’ chairs. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Azealia Banks Starts Anger Management Program

The Harlem rapper Azealia Banks told a judge on Friday that she’s started an anger management program, part of the terms she agreed to in March when she admitted to biting a security guard’s breast, a source reported. Continue Reading →

Sponsored By Diddy’s REVOLT TV, Jimmy Jam And Terry Lewis Honored At ASCAP

ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers will honor legendary songwriting and music production duo Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis with the illustrious ASCAP Voice of Music Award. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Cam’ron Releases New Music “D.I.A.” (Audio)

Killa Cam is back. A few months after sampling Vanessa Carlton, Cam’ron returns with the Ric Flair-inspired “D.I.A.” Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Azealia Banks In Credit Card Debt

Hip Hip DX reports that the irony of a rapper named “Banks” being in debt should not be lost on anyone, especially one who named their debut album Broke with Expensive Taste. Continue Reading →

Listen To Three New Songs From Harlem’s ASAP Ferg (Audio)

ASAP Mob co-founders ASAP Ferg and ASAP Rocky traded bars and lovers on their latest collaborative single “Wrong”. Continue Reading →