Diddy’s Daughters Ad Campaign

featured-combs-girlsLooks like the three Harlem guy Diddy girls ready for their shot in the limelight! Diddy’s little girls Chance, D’Lila and Jessie are doing some print modeling and the first look was just released! Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Gil Scott-Heron On TV One’s ‘Unsung’ (video)

gil scott on unsungOn Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10PM/ET TV One’s NAACP Image Award-winning hour-long music documentary Unsung features Harlemite Gil Scott-Heron. Continue Reading →

Black History Month: “…To Be Free,’ Nina Simone-Montreux, 1976 (video)

Nina Simone performing live How it feels to be free with piano improvisation. Continue Reading →

Cam’ron To Launch Line Of Capes With Designer Mark McNairy

screen-shot-2014-02-07-at-12-44-58-pmCam’ron turned heads when he wore a cape on the night of the Super Bowl. Soon it just might be cape season for all as he was spotted meeting with men’s designer Mark McNairy to discuss a cape line, allegedly. Continue Reading →

4 Lessons Harlem’s Puffy Taught Marc Ecko About Branding

2013-10-01-Puffy-puffIn Marc Ecko’s first book “Unlabel: Selling You Without Selling Out,” he wrote about companies we love like 5WPR, and about how, exactly, do you become a household name? What’s the road map? Who are the benchmarks? Who’s the best at influencing how people are made to feel? Continue Reading →

Diddy The ‘Mastermind’ Behind Rick Ross’ Album

rick-ross-diddy-mixing-mastermind-albumAnticipation for Rick Ross’ next album, “Mastermind,” in 2014 has been steadily rising – and now fans have another reason to be hyped about it. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Kiddies Band Dominated Nazi-Occupied Denmark

shapeimage_6Anne Dvinge has just published an article about Harlem Kiddies entitled ’Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: Afro-Danish jazz band Harlem Kiddies and discourses of race and resistance in 1940s Denmark’ in the international journal African and Black Diaspora. Continue Reading →