Harlem’s Bobby “Happy House” Robinson (video)

Bobby Robinson in harlem 1965Bobby Robinson (April 16, 1917 – January 7, 2011), was an American independent record producer and songwriter in New York, most active from the 1950s through the mid-1980s. Continue Reading →

The History of the Harlem World Club (video)

gangstergee09Today, the old Harlem World Club building is a Conway’s on 116th and Malcolm X Boulevard (Lenox Avenue), but it was also the place for the drugstore chain Woolworth. But more importantly, from 1978 to 1985, it was the home of legendary disco, The Harlem World Club. Continue Reading →