HW Pick: Harlem Fave Chaka Khan At NJPAC

SJ Presents Inc., a leading NY based concert promotion and lifestyle entertainment company, announced today that Grammy Award-winning singer and Harlem favorite Chaka Khan will be performing at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark, NJ on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 8 p.m. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: DECFA Screening Of “A Drum Is A Woman” At The Paley Center

The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts (DECFA) will present a special screening of Duke Ellington’s rarely seen TV special, A Drum Is A Woman at the Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street, on Friday, March 24, 2017, from 3:00 to 4:45 PM. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman, And Other Docs At Swann Galleries

On Thursday, March 30, 2017, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Printed & Manuscript African Americana, featuring powerful ephemera both painful and uplifting from oft-overlooked chapters of American history. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Shady Ladies Tours Presents “Nasty Women Of The Metropolitan”

Shady Ladies Tours will present the Nasty Women of the Metropolitan on Saturdays, March 11 and April 1 at 1:00 PM.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Make It In Brooklyn Pitch Contest Food Innovation

We’ve just opened the application period for our next Make It in BK Pitch Contest focused on Food Innovation.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The New York City Draft Riots Of 1863

In September of 1862, President Abraham Lincoln announced the Emancipation Proclamation. It would take effect January 1, 1863, and free slaves in areas of the nation still in rebellion against the Union. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join Nelly Furtado At AOL Build (Update)

Nelly Furtado swings by to give AOL the scoop on her new album, “The Ride,” out on March 31st, 2017. For this new record, Furtado let her own experiences guide the songs, a journey she correlates to a carnival ride where sometimes you have to get on and off. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Hooks And Orlando Jones At AOL Build

Join Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Hooks and Orlando Jones when they visit to discuss the new BET miniseries, “Madiba.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Bruno Mars “24K Magic,” (Warning Video)

Bruno Mars is killing it again, this time with his new video for the song “24K Magic,” bringing back and mixing a very solid r&b sound with his uptown funk is pure “24K Magic.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Complexions Contemporary Ballet 2017 Season And Gala At The Joyce Theater

Complexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) celebrates the kick off of the company’s 23rd season at The Joyce Theater in New York City from January 24 – February 5 with two distinctive new programs over a two week span. Continue Reading →