Article by Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins On Tuesday May 2nd , 2017, WeWork Harlem hosted a Small Business Pop Up Market at its facility located at 8 West Continue Reading →
Memorial Day Weekend is almost here. Some people see it as the official kickoff of the summer barbecuing, swimming and fun season.
Harlem Stride Piano, stride piano, commonly abbreviated to stride, is a jazz piano style that was developed in the large cities of the US East Coast, mainly in Harlem, New Continue Reading →
Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs led a standing ovation for his late ‘friend, brother, and artist’ Biggie Smalls on what would have been his 45th birthday at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards.
Tommy Smalls, August 5, 1926 – March 8, 1972, known as Dr. Jive, was an influential African-American radio disc jockey in New York City during the early days of rock Continue Reading →
An exclusive talk with the curators and creators of the black literary world, Clarence Reynolds, Director of The Center for Black Literature, Clarence, Ron Kavanaugh, Founder of Mosaic Literary Magazine and Troy Johnson, Founder Continue Reading →
In this video of Triumph which is a single released by the Wu-Tang Clan, from their 1997 album Wu-Tang Forever tour as they are invading the Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY.
For the past 36 years, the Harlem Business Alliance (HBA) has honored black brilliance with their annual awards gala. The annual sold out must attend celebration is the pinnacle fundraising Continue Reading →
Cicely Tyson was born (December 19, 1933) and raised in Harlem, New York by William Tyson and Theodosia Tyson. The photo above is from stunning couple in August 1968 attending Continue Reading →
In the late 19th century, Bloomingdale Road was straightened and made part of the real Broadway from 131st and 133th Streets in Harlem, New York.