HW Pick: Travel Channel’s “Rev Runs Around The World”

revrun2International hip-hop artist and Run-DMC front man Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons has traveled the world with bandmates and friends. Now, he is ready to take on the world in a new way – with his family. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Discovery Of King TUT, The Bling King

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Of course 19-year-old King Tutankhamun, “the Golden boy” was not from Harlem, but he lived his life in true Harlem style like a 3,000 year old Harlemite – Puff Daddy, Cam’ron or Dapper Dan could have learned a thing or two from the the Bling King.

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HW Pick: Woodie King’s “In White America” On Off Broadway

IMG_0854Woodie King Jr’s New Federal Theatre  rare presentation of historian Martin Duberman’s acclaimed 1963 drama In White America, a documentary play about the history of Blacks in America from slavery through the Civil Rights Movement starring Art McFarland, at the Castillo Theater, 543 West 42nd Street, until November 15.

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HW Pick: “The Age of Ferguson,” Discussion In Harlem

black art lives1Pioneering artists and activists from across the nation will discuss the future of arts and culture as tools for social justice in “the Age of Ferguson,” Saturday, November 7, 2015.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Jonas, Rida, Cannon At Nick HALO Awards

nick-cannonFifth Harmony, DNCE with lead singer Joe Jonas, Flo Rida, Tori Kelly, and Nickelodeon’s live-action stars join host Nick Cannon and this year’s four honorees for 2015 Nickelodeon HALO Awards at Pier 36 in New York City on Saturday, Nov. 14.. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Brooklyn’s Best Honors And Domestic Violence Month


Brooklyn’s Best Honors (BBH) celebrated its first anniversary raising awareness and funding for a worth cause with a turn-up at Bedford Hall. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Women in Tech, Growing Your Career’ Talk Moderated By Helen Reeves

Helen-Ogbara tech talkJoin moderator Harlem Columbia University graduate Helen Reeves, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, with Rebecca Garcia, CoderDojo NYC, Adam Creeger, Greenhouse Software, Kelly Bailey, Microsoft and Lorraine Buhannic, AppNexus as they discuss the shortage of women in tech, diversity and that there is not enough qualified female applicants from Harlem to Harare. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: BET The WestBrooks LA Screening

Crystal - India - Morgan - Bree in harlemBET Networks hosted a private reception and screening at the SLS Beverly Hills in honor of their latest docs-series “#TheWestBrooks.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Watch Misty Copeland In A Ballerina’s Tale

101215-Celebs-Misty-Copeland-Doc-A-Ballerinas-Tale-trailer-stillMisty Copeland is more than just a ballerina. From the time she was promoted to principal dancer at the American Ballet Theater — a first for a Black woman — she’s become a cultural icon with a secure place in history. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Soul Town’ By Ola Onabule (audio)


Mr. Onabule has a great voice, a smooth style and gives each song everything he has. Continue Reading →