Kohei Hattori Flys As The Amateur Night At The Apollo Winner (video)

apollo number one 2014

A passionate Kohei Hattori sings “I Believe I Can Fly,” is the new first place, at Amateur Night at The Apollo September 17th, 2014, in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join Open House Of The Fort Tryon Cottage, 1908 (video)

fort tryon park in upper manhattanJoin the Open House New York (OHNY) and see inside the Fort Tryon Cottage in the Hudson Heights, Washington Heights and Inwood, New York, 1908. Continue Reading →

Urbanworld Film Festival 2014 Returns To NYC

10425373_783127211717819_8255137201067814384_nThe 18th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO, today announced the majority of the films that will be showcased. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Stella, Stella, Stella Nolasco At NYFW 2014-2015 (video)

stell nasclosa at nyfw 2014Stella Nolasco show is our pick so far from the Spring and Summer 2015 Collections show as part of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. Continue Reading →

Syracuse Soccer Player Suspended For Racist Slurs (video)

mailSince we know a number of Syracuse grads live in Harlem, we thought this story from Bossip reporting that Hanna Strong, a soccer player at Syracuse University, was identified by local media outlets as a woman caught on video saying racist and homophobic slurs over the weekend. Continue Reading →

“I Dreamt I Dwelt In Harlem,” A Brief History (videos)

harlem video from the the 1940s

Sources say the title is a play on the song from the 1800s called “I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls”.

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The Apollo’s Stephanie McKay’ Drops New Track (video)

stephanie jakcsonSinger Stephanie McKay’s new collaboration 2sharp9, with Bob Power—music producer and easily the best-known sound engineer in the world (A Tribe Called Quest, Erykah Badu, D’Angelo)—promises to take listeners on a trip through “… rock ’n’ soul. Continue Reading →