Jermaine Dupri Hosts “The Rap Game” ATL Red Carpet Premiere Party (Photos)

atl1Last night, Lifetime and V103 hosted a viewing party at the swank Suite Food Lounge for the premiere of the second season of its unscripted series “The Rap Game.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Panorama Rounds Out Day 2 With Lit Performances

pan11Panorama rolled into the second day of its inaugural year with performances from Kendrick Lamar, The National, Sufjan Stevens, Kaytranada, Flosstradamus, Blood Orange, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Aurora, and more alongside technology-inspired art installations and food.

Continue Reading →

Russell Simmons 17th Annual Art For Life Gala In The Hamptons

BRIDGEHAMPTON, NY - JULY 16: Angela Simmons attends Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation's 2016 ART FOR LIFE Benefit at Fairview Farms on July 16, 2016 in Bridgehampton, New York. (Photo by Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation)

Russell Simmons and his brother, artist Danny Simmons, co-hosted the 17th Annual ART FOR LIFE gala to benefit the RUSH Philanthropic Arts Foundation. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Tina Macrea’s Retirement Party In Harlem

oronde1

Photographs Seitu Oronde

On June 23rd, 2016, Sietu Oronde attended the Tina Macrea Retirement Party at the State Office Building on 125th Street and Adam Clayton Powell in Harlem, New York.

Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Vaughan Harper Celebration Of Life In Harlem (Photos)

seitu1

Photographs By Seitu Oronde

On Saturday, July 16th, 2016, Seitu Oronde photographed Melba Moore, Dr. Bob Lee, Terry Williams, Lloyd Williams and many others for the Vaughan Harper Celebration Of Life at the iconic Riverside Church 121st Street in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem/Havana At Gracie Mansion In New York City

seitu1Text by Eartha Watts-Hicks and photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Thursday, July 14, 2016, for the first time since the sixty-year trade embargo had been lifted, ambassadors and representatives from Cuba visit the United State, New York City and the home of Mayor Bill de Blasio. Continue Reading →

Residents, Officials, HCCI And Partners Celebrate HCCI New Home In Harlem

hcci1Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI), and partners to celebrate the grand opening of the Rev. Dr. Charles A. Curtis Plaza located at 260 West 153rd Street in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: An Intimate View, The David Dinkins Birthday

david5Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Sunday, July 10, 2016, Harlem World Magazine photographer Seitu Oronde covered a very intimate party for Major David Dinkins Birthday party at a exclusive residence in Harlem, New York.

Continue Reading →

HW Collection At Harlem World Magazine Store

The HW Collection is a specially curated collection of photographs shot in the Harlem Renaissance style. These collectibles document the disappearing architectural details in Harlem are exclusive to Harlem World Magazine.

47815041

Brownstone Gates At 121st Street, Harlem, NY, 2006

Continue Reading →

“Mahogany,” Poetry By Morgan Lee

desert sunday 2016

This new poetic work Mahogany was sent to Harlem World Magazine by reader Morgan Lee, a 16-year-old from Chicago, IL.,. Morgan says she, “…adores being who being Black.” Continue Reading →