HW Pick: Nate Parker And Spike Lee Talk “The Birth Of A Nation”

birth of a nation final1Join the Color Of Conversation with Director / Actor Nate Parker and Academy Award Winning Filmmaker, Spike Lee as they discusses the research, creativity and inspiration that went into “The Birth Of A Nation” . Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Alicia Keys And Others At BET Awards 2016

alicia-keys and bet logoHarlem lady performs Alicia Keys performs with many others, Empire’s Taraji P. Henson and Jussie Smollett are among the newly announced presenters for the 16th annual BET Awards. Continue Reading →

Spike Lee Honored At George Faison Award Ceremony

harlem event with spike lee and moreSpike Lee and singer Valerie Simpson were on hand Thursday night as Emmy and Tony award winning choreographer, George Faison, received the vision award at Sound Business Inc’s first annual gala.
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Children’s Defense Fund Gala With Spike Lee, Star Jones, Rosie Perez And Many More In NY

Tonya Lewis Lee, LaTanya Richardson Jackson and Spike LeeLast evening Monday, February 29th, 2016, over 275 guests celebrated the achievements of five local high school scholars, who overcame adversities ranging from homelessness and bullying to poverty and physical and verbal abuse, at the Children’s Defense Fund-New York (CDF-NY) annual Beat the Odds® Gala at The Pierre in New York City. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Anthony Anderson Signs New Deal To Host For The NAACP Image Awards

anthonyandersonThe NAACP and TV One announced today that Emmy-Award nominated actor, Anthony Anderson has signed a multi-year deal to continue as host for the 47th and 48th NAACP Image AwardsContinue Reading →

Celebrity Chef Carlos Brown Healthy Cooking Demo in Harlem (video)

fresh food at MIST harlemOn Friday, November 20th, 2015, Celebrity Chef Carlos Brown (whose clients include Oprah Winfrey, Spike Lee, Whoopi Goldberg, Jim Carrey & more) had a great healthy food presentation at MIST Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

A “Morehouse Fag” On An All-Male HBCU Campus

male and she male at morehouseNestled in the heart of Atlanta’s University Center, Morehouse College is a beacon of black male excellence. Continue Reading →

Reginald Hudlin And Phil Gurin Sign New The NAACP Image Award Deal

Reginald Hudlin And Phil GurinThe NAACP and TV One jointly announced today that industry veterans Reginald Hudlin and Phil Gurin have signed a three-year deal to continue as executive producers for the NAACP Image Awards. 

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Harlem Fave And Legend Imhotep Gary Byrd’s WLIB New-Talk Show Cancelled

Imhotep Gary ByrdImhotep Gary Byrd’s longtime WLIB talk show “GBE Mind Flight,”  a weekly Sunday  mix of news, talk and music heard from 9:00pm to 12:00 midnight and featuring leading Black journalists from U.S., Caribbean and African press, has been cancelled as a result of  national budget cuts  by parent company Emmis Communications.  Continue Reading →