Souleo: Dannis Winston Aims To Go From Wedding Band To Solo Music Career

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By Souleo

Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, and Kem have all been booked to sing at weddings at some point in their careers. So why are professional wedding singers often stigmatized when it comes to being taken seriously as original recording artists? Continue Reading →

Marc Wilson’s New Initiatives For The New Year In Harlem

Marc Wilson2015 Big Apple Award winner Marc Wilson, founder and Creative Director of MWD Lifestyles and Weddings by MWD Lifestyles, wraps up a year of producing and designing events for top names that include One World Observatory, Hirshhorn, First Protocol, Central Park Conservancy, Plaza Athenee and the New York Air Society.  Continue Reading →

Robert Pattinson At Harlem’s Apollo, Without Fiancé FKA Twigs

robert-pattinson-and-fka-twigs1Robert Pattinson spent Saturday night at Harlem’s Apollo Theater, where he watched singer Blood Orange perform. Continue Reading →

Harlem Wedding Of Nat and Maria Cole, 1948

6a00e55127ad358833017d42678ffe970c-800wiThey were dressed to the nines!  After all, it was Sunday in Harlem.  Harlemites were known to dress their best, in the finest materials, and in the latest of styles for the Sunday afternoon fashion parades on the avenues.  Continue Reading →

Watch Harlem Man A$AP Ferg Give Couple His Wedding ‘Ble$$ing’

asap-fergBillboard reports that earlier this month, an Australian groom surprised his wife, an A$AP Ferg superfan, with a personal message from the Harlem rapper during their wedding.  Continue Reading →

The Harlem Bride: Gowns & Dresses For Your Wedding

myhabt weddings in harlemAside from finding the perfect mate, nothing’s more important than finding the perfect gown—that truly special dress for your special day. Continue Reading →

James Van Der Zee’s Harlem Weddings

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Born to John and Elizabeth Van Der Zee who worked for President Ulysses S. Grant, Van Der Zee made his first photographs as a boy in Lenox, Mass. Continue Reading →

A Harlem White Wedding, Best In Fall 2016

hbz-bridal-monique-lhuillier-04Consider this vital prep for spring Harlem brides, and eye candy for white gown lovers everywhere from Harlem to Harare. Continue Reading →

5 Wedding Shoes That Wow Any Harlem Wedding

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From our wedding curators at Harlem World Magazine, statement-making heels to put your best foot forward on your big day. Your Harlem wedding will take you high, and these Miu Mius pumps above will take you higher by Prada satin bridal pumps. Continue Reading →

My Grandmother’s Harlem Renaissance Wedding

A'Lelia WalkerBy A’Lelia Bundles

Langston Hughes called A’Lelia Walker “the joy goddess of Harlem’s 1920s”

Whenever I see my grandmother Mae’s 1923 wedding photographs, I can’t help but marvel at the elegance and extravagance.

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