Help Preserve America’s Black History: The Most Endangered Historic Places List

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116th And Lenox, Harlem, NY 1893

lenox1893Before the cycles of real estate development started the in greatest community in the world in Harlem, there was always a beginning, the above photo shows 116th Street and Lenox Avenue, 1893 Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Barbara Ann (“Bobbi”) Humphrey, 1980

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We love this photo of Barbara Ann (“Bobbi”) Humphrey (born April 25, 1950). Bobbie Humphrey is an American jazz flutist and singer who plays fusion, jazz-funk and soul-jazz styles. Bobbi Humphrey has performed for audiences around the world. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Columbia University Pushes For Obama Library

obama library in harlemFrom the platform of the Number 1 subway at 125th Street and Broadway in Harlem, I see the Hudson River and a glass-sided building rising on Columbia University’s new campus, where the school proposes hosting the Obama presidential library and museum. Continue Reading →

Global Music Industry Comes Together

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Harlem born Moby not only picked up the Music For Life Award, NAMM’s highest honor….

As the music products industry returns home to 100 countries worldwide, they leave the 2015 NAMM Show empowered with fresh ideas and products to amplify the power of music. Continue Reading →

Jazmine Sullivan Special Guest Artist for Amateur Night

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On Wednesday, February 18th, Amateur Night at the Apollo returns with a new music director, Michael Mitchell, marking the 81st year of the weekly live show. Continue Reading →

C. Anthony Bryant CD Release Concert In Harlem

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Abyssinian’s own C. Anthony Bryant celebrates the release of his debut recording project entitled, “Hymnody Vol. I” on Friday, January 23, 2015, at 7:00 PM in the Abyssinian Baptist Church Sanctuary. Continue Reading →

Harlem Community Board Applications Are Now Available!

2801-CB12-board-meetingIn order to be considered for appointment to one of Manhattan’s twelve Community Boards, please submit your application and resume. Continue Reading →