“Ruff Ryders’ Anthem” Homage To Harlem Ruff Ryders Pioneer, Jay Jackson (Video)

With the passing of Ignatius “Jay” or “Icepick” Jackson, a native of Harlem, who was lost with a short battle with colon cancer on June 6, 2017, we celebrate his contribution to Harlem music with DMX performing Ruff Ryders’ Anthem in 1998. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Ron Brown And Sylvia Fitt The New Pepsi Cola 1950

014 RPC Ron Brown and Sylvia Fitt in 1950 point of sale adA the Wall Street Journal Reports the so-called Negro marketers helped bolster sales at Pepsi-Cola during its most troubled times. Continue Reading →