The Apollo Announces MLK Celebration And Black History Month Programming For 2018

On Sunday, January 14, 2018, at 3pm, the Apollo Theater and WNYC are partnering for the fifth year to present WNYC’s 12th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration, “50 Years After MLK: A Dream Deferred,” as part of the Apollo’s Uptown Hall series. Continue Reading →

Jesus Take The Wheel, Conan O’Brien Gets A Harlem Swag Makeover By Dapper Dan

Split sider reports that Conan O’Brien kicked off his week of shows in New York last night, which included the above segment following O’Brien as he meets up with Harlem’s legendary hip-hop stylist Dapper Dan to get some style tips and eventually a full-on swag makeover. Continue Reading →

Mo’Nique Calls Out Tyler Perry, Oprah Winfrey And Lee Daniels At The Apollo

Essence Magazine reports that Harlem fave Mo’Nique has something to get off her chest and she’s coming for your faves.

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Harlem’s Jessamen Dunker Feels At Home With Giants

Jessamen Dunker’s hometown is listed officially as Boynton Beach, Fla. But the Giants undrafted free agent is actually from Harlem originally, and he’s now back home as an undrafted free agent battling for a roster spot along Big Blue’s offensive line. Continue Reading →

102 Year Old Harlem Renaissance Dancer, Watches Video Of Herself Dancing For The 1st Time (video)

dance in harlem renaissanceDavid Shuff and Mark Cantor, both from the Celluloid Improvisations Music Film Archive, found the old footage that had been filed under the name “Barker.” Continue Reading →