Nas Pays Tribute To Black Music In Special Google Arts & Culture Video

To celebrate Black History Month, Harlem fave, hip-hop legend, producer and entrepreneur Nas pays homage to a long tradition of Black musicians and storytellers who continue to empower us today in this compelling open letter and video HERE. Continue Reading →

Black History Month 2018 Programs At The Apollo Theatre In Harlem

On this first day of February, we wanted to share the Apollo ‘s suite of upcoming Black History Month programs –including their major Season highlight – Soundtrack ’63 happening on February 24th, 2018. Continue Reading →

Blackstreet Featuring Harlem’s Teddy Riley And More At King Theatre

YungFly Entertainment presents Love In The 90’s Tour with Blackstreet featuring Harlem’s [easyazon_link identifier=”B074N4WRTC” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Teddy Riley[/easyazon_link] and Dave Hollister. Continue Reading →

Interview: Famed Harlem Producer Teddy Riley Talks About His “New Jack Swing” (Video)

When Harlem man Teddy Riley looks across the pop landscape of 2017, he must feel like a proud father. Bruno Mars is currently No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, the Weeknd is an arena-filling megastar, and Pharrell Williams is a national treasure. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Michael Jackson’s Neverland Only $67 Million

We will always love the legend Michel Jackson, from his performances at the Apollo Theatre, his funeral along 125th Street, and much more. In real estate, it might not be a bargain but Michael Jackson’s Neverland, sans Michael’s menagerie of animals and carnival rides, is now much more affordable. Continue Reading →

Holiday Fun comes To City College Center For The Arts In Harlem

city-college-in-harlem1Internationally acclaimed dancer and choreographer Júlio T. Leitão and his celebrated youth dance group Batoto Yetu are bringing holiday cheer to New York and the City College Center for the Arts (CCCA) in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Amateur Night Making A Star Showcase With Special Guest Star Tank

Donavan_Tank1On Wednesday, September 21st, the Apollo Theater, in partnership with the Coca-Cola Company, will present Amateur Night at the Apollo: Making a Star, a special edition of the Theater’s signature show, supporting emerging performing artists. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Berry Gordy’s Historic Motown Mansion Ups Sale Price, Asks $1.6M

michael schusterWe last saw this massive Boston-Edison estate hit the market last year, and now the historic mansion, once home to Motown Founder Berry Gordy, is listing again. Continue Reading →

Prince To Be Inducted Into Apollo Theater Walk Of Fame

princePhilippe Dauman, executive chairman, president and CEO of Viacom said, “It is a great honor to accept the corporate award for community leadership from an institution as legendary as the Apollo Theater. Continue Reading →

Charlie Parker’s YARDBIRD At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

charlie parker miles davisIn anticipation of the New York premiere of Charlie Parker’s YARDBIRD, a co-production between the Apollo Theater and Opera Philadelphia, the Apollo has announced today that it will offer related cultural events for the public at the legendary Theater as well as other community institutions. Continue Reading →

Mack Wilds “Love In The 90s” With Teddy Riley… (video)

mack wilds love in the 90 in harlemGrammy Award®-nominated singer, songwriter, performer, actor, and all-around entertainer MACK WILDS returns with his brand new single, “Love In The 90z.” The song is available at all digital retailers today through Louder Than Life/Epic Records. Continue Reading →

It’s Harlem Week 2015’s Last Weekend

seitu greatday12HARLEM WEEK 2015 comes to a close this weekend with a series of events highlighted by the Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run hosted by Harlem RunCelebrating the Journey & Percy Sutton Harlem Walk: Celebrating the Journey, Full STEAM Ahead on Saturday, August 22nd at 135th Street & St. Nicholas Avenue. Continue Reading →

Lady Gaga’s Dog’s Coach Campaign For Dog Owners

lady gagaCoach, goes to the dogs and their owners like Lady Gaga as it reveals its newest advertising campaign that start in July. Titled “Coach Pups,” the new campaign that launches this month from Harlem to Harare with her dog model Miss Asia Kinney, her adorable four-legged companion. Continue Reading →

The Apollo Announces 2015-16 Season In Harlem

apollo panel make your music move (2) Jenella YoungThe Apollo Theater today announced its 2015–2016 season, encompassing world premieres, commissions, and collaborationswith world-class performing arts institutions and international artists working across a range of disciplines and genres— from dance and theater to jazz, soul, and opera. Continue Reading →

The Colored Museum At The Harlem School For The Arts

harems chool for the artsHarlem School of the Arts (HSA) Theatre Department Presents The Colored Museum written by George C. Wolfe directed by Alfred Preisser. The Colored Museum takes the audience on a journey through the Black American experience.  Continue Reading →