Original Flavor Featuring Jay-Z, Harlem’s Damon Dash, “Can I Get Open”, 1993 (Video)

“Can I Get Open”, which reached #46 on the Billboard Maxi Singles chart in 1993. This track prominently features Jay-Z. Continue Reading →

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Harlem’s Teyana Taylor’s Hottest Instagram Photos

The Boombox reports that when Kanye West asks for your fashion advice, you must be dope. And that’s exactly what happened to Teyana Taylor in 2010, before the rapper dropped his My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album. Continue Reading →

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Harlem’s Pete Rock Keeps It Real, Like Most Harlemites

Hip Hop DX reports that legendary producer Pete Rock recently took great offense to an Instagram post that lambasted Hip Hop pioneers’ new era complaints, while also referring to said culprits as “old heads.” Continue Reading →

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DJ Khaled At Melba’s In Harlem Reported Beyoncé Is “Done Deal”

On late Tuesday night reports surfaced that Jay and Beyoncé had welcomed twins to their family, which already includes their 5-year-old daughter Blue Ivy. Continue Reading →

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Harlem’s Puff Daddy And The Family Reunite For Harlem Style Doc

As the biggest names from Bad Boy’s history prepare to celebrate the label’s 20th anniversary, the film traces the label’s emergence in Harlem and Brooklyn, follows its meteoric rise, explores the tragic killing of Biggie Smalls. Continue Reading →

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Greg Marius, Founder Of EBC At Rucker Park, Passes Away, But Not The Memories

Greg Marius, the founder of Rucker Park’s Entertainer’s Basketball Classic, passed away today after a battle with cancer. He was 59. Continue Reading →

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Alicia Keys Performs Free Concert In Times Square To Celebrate New Album HERE

keys6Set outdoors under the bright lights of the iconic Times Square, this historic concert experience with Harlem’s Alicia keys was free for fans and a never been done before evening in honor of her forthcoming album. Continue Reading →
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Harlem’s Alicia Keys, A$AP Rocky And Others Keep A Child Alive At The Black Ball 2016

Alicia keys and asp rocky benefitKeep a Child Alive (KCA) announced that Clive Davis will receive its Humanitarian Award at the 13th annual Black Ball held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Manhattan Center/Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Continue Reading →

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Harlem Fave R. Kelly Host “A Night to Remember” In Queens

R-KellyR. Kelly, one of R&B’s most famous performers, will host “A Night to Remember” at Resorts World Casino featuring Will Traxx, Superstar Jay and Kid Capri on Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8 p.m. at the Central Park event space. Continue Reading →

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Harlem Man Jim Jones, DMX , Jadakiss, N.O.R.E. And Friends At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

070914-music-jim-jonesThe Apollo Theater announced today that it will present The Originals: DMX featuring N.O.R.E., Jim Jones, Jadakiss & friends with DJ Scram Jones, an epic hip-hop concert featuring some of New York’s most legendary emcees – on Friday, August 5, at 8 p.m. Continue Reading →

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A Tribe Called Quest Honored At ASCAP, Revolt R&B Awards

diddy revoltThe American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will host its 29th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at The Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. Continue Reading →

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Rest In Peace Big Kap, “Da Ladies In The House” (video)

big kap in harlem1Big Kap passed on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016. Big Kap worked with Funkmaster Flex, Lil Jon, the Eastside Boyz, and tons of others. Continue Reading →

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Timbaland Podcast On Mantronix, Reinvention, And Kids In Harlem (audio)

timbaland_banner3Timbaland is a producer, rapper, songwriter, and now, an author. A four-time Grammy winner, Timbaland has worked with artists including Rihanna, Nas, Aaliyah, Jay-Z, Nelly Furtado, Drake, Missy Elliot, Pharrell Williams, Rick Ross, Ludacris, Madonna, and Mariah Carey. Continue Reading →

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Marc Rasbury Talks Sports On Harlem World Radio (Pt. #1)

marc rasbury harlem world radio1Get some tea, and turn on the radio for Harlem man Marc “The Raz” Rasbury. Marc Rasbury is a true Harlem Renaissance man with a passion for sports writing and photojournalism from his love of being a former college basketball player. Continue Reading →

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Beyonce’s Dancers Les Twins Dance At The Apollo

Les TwinsWorld famous dance duo Les Twins, known for touring the globe with Beyonce and Jay-Z, danced to Born I Music’s song ” Hell No” at the Apollo Theater in New York this past weekend at the annual Breakin’ Convention. Continue Reading →

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Alicia Keys, Chris Rock To Host The 2015 Black Ball

alicia-keysHarlem’s Alicia Keys will share hosting duties with Chris Rock when Keep a Child Alive’s annual Black Ball returns to New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom on Nov. 5. Grammy Award winner Keys will also perform, joined by Wizkid, Lion Babe and others to be announced. Continue Reading →

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