Harlem’s Kelis Reveals Nas Physically Abused Her

TV One reports that in a rare interview, Kelis opens up about her life with rapper Nas, their ongoing custody battle (they share a son, eight-year-old Knight) and why she wants everyone to move on from their relationship (they married, according to the singer in 2002 before the public knew about it in 2005 and divorced in 2010). Continue Reading →

It’s A Harlem World With The Beloved Dave East And Vado On “Da Hated” (Video)

It wasn’t too long ago Vado seemed like he was next in line to carry Harlem World into the next era of Hip-Hop music but a las it seems like that responsibility has fallen into the laps of A$AP Mob and of course Nas’ protégé, Dave East. Continue Reading →

Brand New GOOD Music Signee Sheck Wes Dropped His Wrestling-Inspired Single ‘Do That’

UPROXX reports that Harlem rapper Sheck Wes was just signed to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music and Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Records last month, and he’s hitting the ground running with his latest single “Do That.”
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Nas Pays Tribute To Black Music In Special Google Arts & Culture Video

To celebrate Black History Month, Harlem fave, hip-hop legend, producer and entrepreneur Nas pays homage to a long tradition of Black musicians and storytellers who continue to empower us today in this compelling open letter and video HERE. Continue Reading →

Uptown Flavor All Over Miranda, Nas, Dave East And Aloe Blacc’s ‘Wrote My Way Out’ Video

Rolling Stones reports that Lin-Manuel Miranda teams with New York rappers Nas and Dave East and singer Aloe Blacc for the new video “Wrote My Way Out,” the January offering from the Hamilton star’s “Hamildrops” series. Continue Reading →

Kennedy Center Launches First Ever Hip-Hop Season With Harlem Stage Ex-Director

The Kennedy Center has been presenting hip-hop for over 15 years, but not as part of its institutional programming. Continue Reading →

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 →

Harlem Man Tupac’s Powamekka Café And Tupac By VLONE Launch Event (Photos)

On Thursday, April 7th, 2017, The Estate of Harlem born Tupac Shakur in partnership with Bravado, Universal Music Group’s industry-leading merchandise and brand management company, celebrated the unveiling of Tupac’s Powamekka Café at Sweet Chick, 178 Ludlow, New York, New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s A$AP Rocky Hits The West Coast For His New Album

SOHH reports that Harlem’s A$AP Mob leader A$AP Rocky is getting into a global state of mind. The hip-hop star has revealed what hot spots he’s hitting up to complete some new music. Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

French Montana On Harlem’s Max B Music Influence And More

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We like French Montana, cause he always around some Harlem boys (Puff, Max B, ASAP Rocky, etc.,). Music Times reports that some names are just synonymous with each other, like Tom and Jerry or Thelma and Louise. Continue Reading →

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 →

Mack Wilds “Love In The 90s” With Teddy Riley… (video)

mack wilds love in the 90 in harlemGrammy Award®-nominated singer, songwriter, performer, actor, and all-around entertainer MACK WILDS returns with his brand new single, “Love In The 90z.” The song is available at all digital retailers today through Louder Than Life/Epic Records. Continue Reading →

Legal Lessons Harlemites Can Learn From Celebrity Break-Ups

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By Hillel L. Presser

Harlem girl Kelis divorced Nas, she has remarried having her second child, back in the day East Harlem’s Burt Lancaster had two marriages end in divorce. Sadly, there’s never a shortage of notable divorces, and outlets like TMZ are never dry on the topic. Continue Reading →

Dave “East” Brewster From The Eastside (Video)

puma-ignite-evoknit-dave-east-lookbookDavid Brewster Jr., born June 3, 1988, better known by his stage name Dave East, is an American rapper from East Harlem, New York. He gained attention in 2014 from his mixtape Black Rose. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Singer Kelis Pregnant With Second Child

KelisHarlem singer Kelis is pregnant with her second child, according to multiple reports. The ‘Milkshake’ star is currently expecting her second child. Kelis revealed the pregnancy during the AfroPunk Festival at Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn, hiding a baby bump under her pink Kimono.  Continue Reading →