HW Pick: “Suited For Armor” By Lenox Fontaine

lenox fontaineAn fabulous image by one time Harlem World Magazine fashion photographer Lenox Fontaine’s new “Suited For Armor” published in the special edition summer issue of Style-ology Magazine!

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Anita Thompson, Harlem’s American Cocktail Girl, 1920′s

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Langston Hughes was a cousin; Booker T. Washington was a friend; Bill “Bojangles” Robinson taught her tap dance; W. E .B. du Bois a likely first lover…

Contemporary ‘It girls’ have nothing on the free spirits of the 1920s like Anita Thompson Dickinson Reynolds, who danced the Charleston, turned cartwheels on the sidewalk, and drank gin blossoms till dawn. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Damon Dash’s Cousin Stacey Joins Fox News

stacey dash and damon dash in harlemThat’s right, Fox News Channel has hired actress, activist and Harlem born Damon Dash cousin Stacey Dash as a contributor. FNC says Dash “will offer cultural analysis and commentary” across daytime and primetime shows. Continue Reading →

“Harlem Division” Summer T-shirts

swing into summer hare divison t-shrt2We think our “Harlem Division” T-shirts designed by the Harlem World Magazine design team are perfect to “swing into summer” this year. Continue Reading →

Update: Harlem’s Sherri Shepherd Files Own Divorce Against Husband

sherri-shepherd-weddingHarlem resident Sherri Shepherd is now filing for divorce from husband Lamar Sally after he first filed for legal separation on May 2, TMZ reports. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mase Live Performance At Greystone Manner (Explicit video)

mase in the placeHarlem man Mase was on the road Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014, the hip hop legend headed west to take over the full house of the fabulous at the Greystone Manor in Hollywood, CA! Continue Reading →

Puff Daddy LA Take Over (video)

Diddy, YG And Dizzy Wright Surprised The Streets For Day 1 Of REVOLTs Popular Demand Takeover

Ever since Harlem man Puff Daddy dubbed himself to be the game’s one and only “Big Homie,” he’s been looking to spread love amongst the culture’s future leaders. Continue Reading →

The “Harlem Dragball” Award Ceremony And Dinner

harlems-drag-ballHonoring 100 Harlem Ballroom competitors from the “Red Era” (1986-1990)

The “Harlem Dragball” community on Saturday, April 19th 2014, at the Holiday Inn Grand Ballroom at 440 West 57th St., NYC @ 6pm., will honor individuals for their over 25 years of dedication and historical preservation of the Harlem Ballroom Dragball competitions which now in 2014 has expanded globally with events being held around the world in countries of Japan, Russia, England, and France. Continue Reading →

Harlem Globetrotters on “Unsung Hollywood”

the harlem globetrotters posterTV One’s series Unsung Hollywood, which shines a spotlight on prominent African American stars from the world of film like The Harlem Globetrotters movie poster (above), television, comedy and sports, telling the stories that have rarely or never been told. Continue Reading →