Apollo Theater To Hold Amateur Night Auditions In Harlem, Philly And DC

apollo1The Apollo Theater announced today that it will hold auditions for its legendary Amateur Night show, now in its 82nd year, in multiple cities this Fall. Continue Reading →

Diddy’s Revolt And Others Present ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

Ne-Yo and Nicole George MiddletonOn Thursday, June 23, 2016, the stars came out for a fabulous night at the 29th annual ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards returned to The Beverly Wilshire in Los Angeles, CA.  Continue Reading →

A Tribe Called Quest Honored At ASCAP, Revolt R&B Awards

diddy revoltThe American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will host its 29th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at The Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. Continue Reading →

Kamasi Washington At SummerStage In Central Park

Kamasi washigntonAt the age of 13, Kamasi Washington started a lifelong quest discovering the many wonders of music. One night, his father left his soprano saxophone lying on the piano. Kamasi, filled with curiosity for all the beauty he heard from the instrument, picked up his father’s horn. Continue Reading →

Black Joy in the Hour of Chaos At Harlem Stage

black jpoy in harlemJoin Harlem Stage and Jooksi as they use music as a springboard for dynamic dialogue through a participant driven listening session exploring the singular and intersecting themes of blackness, joy and chaos Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Tish Hyman “Subway Art” (Video)

tish in harlem2Check out this new Subway Art video by Tish Hyman with her Lauryn Hill-ish vibe, conscious lyrics and a great video for her first single off her upcoming album, Dedicated To.

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Rest In Peace Big Kap, “Da Ladies In The House” (video)

big kap in harlem1Big Kap passed on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016. Big Kap worked with Funkmaster Flex, Lil Jon, the Eastside Boyz, and tons of others. Continue Reading →

Lauryn Hill At Alvin Ailey’s ‘Awakening,’ Debut At New York City Center

ailey at nyc1On Friday, December 4th, Grammy-award winning singer and Harlem fave Lauryn Hill was in attendance for the debut of the powerful work. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater unveiling of Robert Battle’s Awakening, first world premiere since becoming Artistic Director at the New York City Center.   Continue Reading →

Interview: Paul Kim’s Harlem Soul


Paul “PK” Kim

Korean-American singer/songwriter Paul “PK” Kim has sure come a long way from being a contestant on season 6 of American Idol. Continue Reading →