Fuse And FM Celebrate Black History Month With Harlem’s Alicia Keys, P. Diddy And More

Fuse and FM commemorate Black History Month with a month-long, multiplatform celebration of Future Black History makers from the worlds of music, entertainment and social influence. Continue Reading →

“A Boy. A Girl. A Dream” Starring Meagan Good And Others Debuts At Sundance (Photos)

On January 22, 2018, Datari Turner Productions premiered its sixth film at Sundance: A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love On Election Night. Continue Reading →

Kim Fields shares memories of The Facts of Life, Good Times, and more

Entertainment Weekly reports that Kim Fields first stepped into the public eye at the age of seven in a 1970s Mrs. Butterworth syrup commercial, and she’s been captivating television audiences ever since. Continue Reading →

Holiday Music With Teyana Taylor And More On Kanye West’s “Christmas In Harlem”

Hot New Hip Hop reports that in the midst of Kanye West‘s “G.O.O.D Friday” series, he dropped off a holiday gem prior to the release of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Continue Reading →

Ida “The Shoo Shoo Baby” James, Harlem, 1950’s (Video)

ida-jamesIda Mae James was born in 1921, in Providence, Rhode Island. Ida’s mother taught her how to sing, she travel the country doing amateur night shows until she was discovered on the Radio Kiddie Hour in Philadelphia, PA. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s A$AP Rocky Made A Gingerbread Cookie Kit

Food And Wine reports that a collaboration between innovative candy company IT’Sugar and Grammy-nominated rapper A$AP Rocky will let you build a crew of gingerbread men, adding a little hype your holiday season. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Ma$e Wants His Bad Boy Props

BET reports that fans may have always seen Harlem man Diddy and Notorious B.I.G as the faces of Bad Boy Entertainment back in the ’90s, but there’s another artist who says he deserves some credit in building the label up as one of the most iconic of its generation.

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DJ Khaled Turns 42 With Harlem’s Diddy, Teyana Taylor And More (Photographs + Video)

The Jasmine Brand says it’s officially Sag season! Over the weekend, DJ Khaled celebrated his birthday with a star studded birthday bash in Beverly Hills. Continue Reading →

Dickie “Mr. Harlem,” Wells, Harlem Playboy And Entrepreunuer, 1920-1949

Richard “Dickie” Wells, known as, “Mr. Harlem,” 1908-1949, was one of Harlem’s most gifted tap dancers, nightclub owners, and last but certainly not least, its most notorious male gigolo and playboy. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Azealia Banks Details Horrific Domestic Abuse From The Manager

BET reports that with cases of assault, both domestic and sexual, in the entertainment industry peaking at an all-time high in 2017, rap artist Azealia Banks has come forth with allegations against Dave Holmes, music executive and manager for Coldplay, Interpol, Santigold and My Chemical Romance. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s “Funny Girl,” Fanny Brice, 1891 – 1951 (video)

800px-FannybriceGlamorFanny Brice (October 29, 1891 – May 29, 1951) was a popular and influential American illustrated song model, comedienne, singer, and theater and film actress who made many stage, radio and film appearances and is known as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series The Baby Snooks Show.  Continue Reading →

Ex-Harlemite Sherri Sheppard To Star, With Aldis Hodge And Greg Kinnear In Brian Bank Biopic

Actress, one-time Harlem resident and Emmy-Award winning former co-host of ABC’s “The View” Sherri Shepherd has joined Aldis Hodge (Underground) and Greg Kinnear to co-star in biopic Brian Banks. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Ray J Gets His One Wish Closing $31M Deal To Launch RAYCON

Brandi‘s little brother, singer, television personality and Harlem fave, Ray J today announces a new $31 million deal securing the launch of his new electronics transportation brand Raycon. Continue Reading →

An Incredible Night In Harlem With Harlem Playboy Dickie Wells, Billy Holiday And Tallualah Bankhead, 1940’s (Photograph)

Here’s a fabulously photograph of super star Harlem playboy Dickie Wells in a tux, Billy Holiday transfixed in a sequined dress and actress Tallualah Bankhead in pearls at Club Ebony in the 1940’s. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Gina Rodriguez, Star of Jane the Virgin, Opens Up About Her Anxiety

Gina Rodriguez is a Harlem fave, since helping to raise funds with uptown’s Lin-Manuel Miranda during Hispanic Heritage Month for a benefit hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico with proceeds benefiting The Hispanic Federation’s Unidos Disaster Relief Fund. Continue Reading →

Hollywood Calls Harlemite “Jeopardy” Super Star Austin “Powers” Rogers And He’s Picking Up

TMZ wrote who is … the smartest bartender in the world.  Damn right … it’s Harlem man Austin “Powers” Rogers, the “Jeopardy” sensation who’s now got some serious thinking to do after his impressive 12-game winning streak came to an end Thursday … because he’s now fielding all sorts of tempting offers. Continue Reading →

Smollett Says How Visit To Hughes House In Harlem Prepared Him For “Marshal”

Jussie Smollett stars as the prolific poet and activist Langston Hughes in the Thurgood Marshall biopic, Marshall. While the Empire star says he only has a “small cameo,” in the film, Smollett says the opportunity to portray Hughes was welcomed — but definitely unexpected. Continue Reading →