Byron Allen Acquires Rights To Harlem’s Candy Man Sammy Davis Jr Biography

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has acquired the global media rights to “Deconstructing Sammy,” Matt Birkbeck’s critically-acclaimed biography of legendary entertainer, Harlem’s Sammy Davis Jr, writes Euroweb. Continue Reading →

“Anna Lucasta” With Harlem’s Sammy Davis Jr, Eartha Kitt, Frederick O’Neal,…(Full Film)

Here’s one of our HW Picks for one of the Legendary films starring a Harlemite superstar Sammy Davis Jr.. Continue Reading →

Well’s Restaurant In Harlem, The Best Chicken And Waffles In The World 1938-1982

Wells Restaurant (to those in the know it was “Wells” and “Wells Supper Club”), was generally regarded as the home of the best chicken and waffles in the world on (Seventh Avenue, now re-named) Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard between 132nd and 133rd Streets in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

The Rise And Fall Of Harlem’s Vera Francis 1950’s (Photographs)

Harlem’s Vera Francis was married twice, a mother of two, and a beautiful talented woman in the 1950’s. Continue Reading →

Vera Francis One Of The Sexiest Women In Harlem, 1950’s (Photograph)

Vera Francis is an African-American model, actress, pin-up girl, presenter and friend of the stars like Harlem born Sammy Davis Jr., and more of 1950’s Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Experience Mister Show Business Harlem’s “Sammy Davis Jr., I’ve Gotta Be Me” (Video)

DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary festival, runs November 9-16, 2017, at the IFC Center, Cinepolis Chelsea and the SVA Theatre. Our pick is Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me, about the legendary Harlemite Sammy Davis Jr.,.

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Harlem’s ‘Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me,’ Film Review

The Hollywood Reports that reports that Director Sam Pollard dives into the 60 years of show business career of the iconic entertainer Sammy Davis, Jr., for American Masters. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s “Queen Of The Keys” Lillette Jenkins-Wisner (Video)

The Harlem born Lillette Jenkins-Wisner dubbed Queen of the Keys, Lillette is an internationally renowned concert pianist and vocalist. Continue Reading →

In Celebration Of Harlem’s Mr Wonderful, Samuel George “Sammy” Davis Jr, 1925 – 1990

harlem's sammy davis jr dancingBefore Jamie Foxx, Harlem resident Donald Glover and Janet Jackson, Harlem man Sammy Davis Jr. was The triple threat performer on his birthday on December 8th, 1925, in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

City College Readies For The Return Of ‘On Kentucky Avenue’

on kentuck avenue1Back by popular demand, On Kentucky Avenue: A Celebration of Atlantic City’s Historic Club Harlem returns to City College’s performing arts center Aaron Davis Hall on Friday, February 19, for a three-day encore engagement. Continue Reading →

City College’s ‘On Kentucky Avenue’ Returns In Harlem

Donna Clark Ty Stephens Rene Ternier Cassandra Palacio and Mindy Haywood perform The Prettiest Girl in the WorldBack by popular demand, On Kentucky Avenue: A Celebration of Atlantic City’s Historic Club Harlem returns to City College’s performing arts center Aaron Davis Hall on Friday, February 19, for a three-day encore engagement. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s “Sammy Davis Jr” Limited Edition Print 1955

harlem's sammy davis jr dancing

What an amazing photograph of Harlem born, with Harlem style, dancer, singer, actor of stage and screen, musician, impressionist, “The Candy Man” Sammy Davis Jr. Continue Reading →