Disney Doubles Down On Marvel TV (Includes Harlem’s Luke Cage) Deal With New York State

Crains NY reports that the Walt Disney Co. is more than doubling what was already the largest television production project in the state with an extension of its live-action miniseries set in New York City and produced by Marvel Television for Netflix, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and representatives of Disney, Marvel and Netflix jointly announced today. Continue Reading →

Disney’s Newest Star? Harlem Fave Misty Copeland

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Vanity Fair Magazine’s reports that Disney’s live-action Nutcracker film has found its prima ballerina: dance prodigy Misty Copeland, who has been covered in Harlem World Magazine. Continue Reading →

3 Reasons To Cultivate A Personal Brand

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Starbucks understands the importance of promoting its brand. So do Whole Foods, Disney and McDonald’s, just to name a few. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Majid Jordan, ‘Something About You’ (video)

majid jorans video still 1Something About You is a great song by Majid Jordan, it’s gotta global jazz soul thing going on that’s nice and seductive. Continue Reading →

Gather The Family, It’s Disney’s “Descendants” Star Sofia Carson

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Actress, singer and songwriter Sofia Carson performs her retro-soul version of “Rotten to the Core,” the hit song from Disney’s “Descendants” in a music video premiere.

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Nile Rodgers, CHIC, Ne-Yo, Luke James and more At Apollo’s Spring Gala

apollo theater signThe Apollo Theater today announced details for its largest fundraising event – Apollo Spring Gala 2015. The star-studded benefit concert will feature diverse performances by celebrated artists who have all previously graced the Theater’s stage, and that reflect the its commitment to providing a platform for all musical genres. Continue Reading →