Harlem’s Doug E. Fresh To Receive “I Am Hip Hop” Award

091514-shows-hha-2014-honoree-doug-e-freshBET.com reports that Harlem born beat box pioneer Doug E. Fresh is this year’s recipient of the “I Am Hip Hop” Award at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards. Fresh is the latest rap great to be honored for their efforts in helping to redefine the genre.  Continue Reading →

Labor Leaders Celebrated In Harlem

AM NEWS AND LYCH PRESENTS---2014 copyIn celebration of New York City’s labor movement, Bill Lynch Associates in partnership with the NY Amsterdam News will host the 4th Annual “Tying Communities Together” Labor Awards Breakfast tomorrow, September 18th at 8:00am.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Bernard Oyama The 2014 Charles B. Benenson Inspiration Award Honoree

b oyamaThis year marks the 11th Annual Charles B. Benenson Entrepreneur Awards. It is with great pleasure that we announce this year’s Inspiration Award will be presented to Bernard Oyama. Continue Reading →

Diddy’s Revolt TV Presents Global Spin Awards Live Stream

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The 2014 Global Spin Awards Press Conference and Nominee Announcements will be held Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Continue Reading →

Friends of Harlem Hospital Honors Rangel And Others with the Memorial Award

harlem hosptial awrad with rngelThe Friends of Harlem Hospital honored Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) with the Memorial Award on Monday, August 11, 2014, at The Annual Golf and Tennis Outing fundraiser in White Plains, NY, for his commitment and support of the Harlem Hospital throughout his career as a lawyer, New York State Assemblyman and United States Congressman. Continue Reading →

Congressman Rangel Wins “Trailblazers” award

rangel receives awardsCongressman Charles B. Rangel was honored at the Congressional Black Associates (CBA) annual “Tribute to our Trailblazers” award ceremony on Wednesday, July 30, 3014, with the CBA Legacy Award for being one of two remaining founders of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC).  Continue Reading →

Nicki Minaj, Best Look At 2014 Billboard Music Awards

BBMANickiMinajThe red carpet wasn’t packed with celebrities last night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards, but Nicki Minaj, the new look girl (who went to high school in Harlem, had book signings here, loves to come “… to Harlem, and get Cam(Ron)” and “…Dipset”). Continue Reading →

Congrats, Harlem’s National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) Wins Peabody Award

Tanishia Williams Minor credit Breht GardnerThe Harlem-based National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC)  documentary series, 180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School, which shines the spotlight on the nation’s educational crisis, has won a Peabody Award, the Pulitzer Prize of electronic media. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: David Dinkins Receives The ‘Champions Of Change’ Award

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On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014, HW’s Seitu Oronde was on the scene for the Champions Of Change award ceremony for the 106th Mayor of New York City David Dinkins at the New York Society of Ethical Culture, NY. Continue Reading →

The 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards

TVOne45thNAACPImageAwardsDu2BkU7tL8Sl_zps20d2a69cThe 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards went down at the Pasadena Civic Center Saturday night.  And everybody who’s anybody in television and movies in Hollywood showed up. Nia Long rocked a mint green Nicole Miller wrap dress that made sure her chi chis were on display.  Continue Reading →