The Apollo Theater in collaboration with Absolutely Live Entertainment will celebrate the 100th birthday of Billie Holiday with presentations honoring the late jazz and blues singer and featuring two-time Grammy winning musician Cassandra Wilson. Continue Reading →
Harlem favorite Meli’sa Morgan is an R&B singer born in Queens, New York who had a string of urban contemporary and house music hits in the 1980s and 1990s. Continue Reading →
Multi-talented Brooklyn born and raised acclaimed background singer Karen Bernod, will perform at Harlem Pride on Saturday, June 28th at 12 PM. Continue Reading →
Throughout the decades the “social roles” of women have flip flopped. And for black women, well, they have always been distorted. Continue Reading →
Nick Ashford spent his first few months in New York City homeless and sleeping on park benches. When he met Bronx native Valerie Simpson singing and playing piano in the choir of Harlem’s White Rock Baptist Church, his fortunes changed.
Harlem World Magazine celebrates Black Music Month with Mary Flowers, who has worked at the World Famous Apollo Theater since the mid- 1980’s. Continue Reading →