Checkout Lauryn Hill Kill Them Softly Live In Harlem

10388131_10152765341533621_9006125054157905061_nBlue Note presents a once in a lifetime jam with Lauryn Hill in a Small Axe: Acoustic Performance Series live performance at Madiba Harlem at My Image Studios on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Continue Reading →

Lisa Leone’s Fugees On A Harlem Roof (video)

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By Lisa Leone

I took this on a Harlem rooftop in the early 1990s during what felt like a golden era for hip-hop. At the time, I wrote a monthly column for Vibe magazine: my job was to go behind the scenes of music video shoots with camera and pen. Continue Reading →

Gregory Porter’s ‘Liquid Spirit’ At The Town Hall

gregory porterLiquid Spirit marks Harlem fave Gregory Porter’s Blue Note Records debut, which arrives on the heels of two critically acclaimed indie label albums that quickly propelled Porter to the upper echelon of contemporary male jazz singers and earned him two Grammy nominations. Continue Reading →

Gregory “On My Way To Harlem” Porter Free At Central Park (video)

gregory porterGregory Porter’s Blue Note Records debut, the 2014 GRAMMY winning Liquid Spirit, arrived on the heels of two critically acclaimed, GRAMMY nominated indie label albums that quickly propelled Porter to the upper echelon of contemporary male jazz singers. Continue Reading →