The Launch of a New Urban Health Campaign Uses Hip Hop as a Vaccine

hip hop health 1By Hadasah Ingrid

March 7th, 2014. The Center for Health Equity & Urban Science Education (CHEUSE) held its 6th Annual Health Disparities Conference at Teachers College, Columbia University in West Harlem, New York.  Continue Reading →

“Wind Parade,” By Malachi Rivers , Ft. Emily Braden (video)

Just in time for the Spring bling, Harlem’s Malachi Rivers releases his new video for his single “Wind Parade” featuring the great vocals of Emily Braden. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: The Tanning of America Screening

Nas and Steve Stoute

Nas and Steve Stoute

 

Before VH-1 aired The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop on Monday February 24th, there was a private screening at The Paley Center for Media. Continue Reading →

Diddy Reunites With Ma$e (video)

screen-shot-2014-01-25-at-11-30-52-amNice to see there is no bad blood between these two. They definitely made some hip-hop classic history! Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Weekend Picks Dance, Theater and Holiday Cheer (video) December 14, 2013

By Walter Rutledge

This weekend its beginning to feel a lot like Christmas. We have dance in Midtown, theatre and a search for new talent in Harlem, and a literary happening on the Upper Westside. Here are a few of the many arts related events taking place around town and in our community. Continue Reading →

A Rap Artist Pioneers Harlem Story

lamar-hillLamar Hill began his first career on a central Harlem street corner, in the pre-MTV days of boomboxes and mix tapes. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Hearts of Gold 15th Annual Gala

The Hearts of Gold 15th Annual Gala-Arabian Nights, took place at the Metropolitan Pavilion on a beautiful Thursday night.The festive evening, complete with belly dancing, a silent auction and fashion show was hosted by Law & Order SVU – Actor, Producer and Director Tamara Tunie.

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Sponsored Love: Salters Scene, The Well (Contest)

One of the newest spots to open in New York City is The Well. The brainchild of Managing Partners Shay Vishawadia and Josh Richolt, the Well is located in Brooklyn two blocks away from the L Train Meserole Street stop. Continue Reading →

Big Up, To Big L’s Top Ten Videos for Black Music Month (warning)

For Black Music Month I selected a Harlem born artist who I believe deserves to be celebrated during Black Music Month. Continue Reading →

Gil Scott Heron Harlem Tribute

By Marc “The Raz” Rasbury

Last August 5th, with the Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park serving as a background Gil Scott Heron gave one of his last NYC performances not too far from where grew up.

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HW Picks: New Holiday Releases

New Music

Picks By HW Music Editor Pro

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Paul Kim

Join Paul Kim, the American Idol 2006 Top 12 Finalist on his musical serenade of love and admiration. PK’s debut international single “Trade It All” is produced by John The XVI. Allow this powerful singer/songwriter to impress you with his seasoned voice and entertain you with his Asain soul. Continue Reading →