Harlem Flavor At Gordon Parks Foundation 2018 Awards Dinner & Auction (Photographs)

Last week, The Gordon Parks Foundation hosted its star-studded Annual Awards Dinner and Auction celebrating Parks’ rich legacy and honoring those that continue to make an impact in the performing and visual arts and humanitarianism. Continue Reading →

Swizz Beatz Accused Balenciaga Of Stealing A Classic Ruff Ryders Shirt Design

Fashion designer Balenciaga was been appropriating fashion ideas from Harlem since the 1940;s. Today Fader reported that shortly after Gucci was accused of ripping off Dapper Dan‘s one of a kind piece (“it was an homage“), Swizz Beatz (Alicia Keys husband) took to Instagram to point out another uncanny similarity between a major design house’s runway design and a classic street style.

 

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Harlem’s Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz And Others For Gordon Parks Gala 2017 At Cipriani’s

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Cipriani 42nd Street, The Gordon Parks Foundation will host its Annual Awards Dinner and Auction celebrating Parks’ rich legacy and honoring those that continue to make an impact in the performing and visual arts and humanitarianism.  Continue Reading →

Mashonda Tifrere Hosts Hamptons Salt Company Exclusive Salt Tasting In Chelsea

hamptons-salt-luxe-event-with-mashonda-tifrere-1Preeminent Hamptons Salt Company will be offering an exclusive salt tasting at Bowery Kitchen Supplies at the Chelsea Market on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Continue Reading →

Dame Grease Is “Live On Lenox (Remastered)” And You’re Not

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Harlem man Dame Grease has a new album Live On Lenox (Remastered) which was released October 2000 on Priority Records host a slew of unsigned and signed artists. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Alicia Keys And Stars Celebrate 13th KCA Black Ball (Photos)

keys1Keep a Child Alive (KCA), the nonprofit co-founded by Alicia Keys, held its 13th annual Black Ball in New York City. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Keys And Diddy Do It At The 2016 VMA’s

alicia-keys-mtv-vmas-show-2016-billboard-Alicia Keys presented and Diddy performed along with the other fabulous stars during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA’s) at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night, August 28th, 2016 in New York City. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Swizz Beatz “Represent Tonight” (video)

1401890364_swizz-beatz-alicia-keys-640Swizz Beatz (pictured here with wife Alicia Keys above) has made quite the resurgence in the music industry these past few months, receiving credits on Kanye West’s latest album The Life Of Pablo, and even releasing a solo record of his own last week called “Waitin On Me.” Continue Reading →

Alicia Keys Fight AIDS At 12th Annual Black Ball Charity

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At last night’s 12th Annual Black Ball, Keep A Child Alive CEO Peter Twyman (or as the night’s Master of Ceremonies Chris Rock introduced him, “Peter Motherfucking Twyman”) quoted the words of Martin Luther King, Jr. when he took the stage at the Hammerstein Ballroom.  Continue Reading →

Alicia Keys, Running the Marathon ‘Was Nothing’ (video)

alicia keys talks about the marathonOn Friday, November 6th, 2015, fresh from running the New York City Marathon, Harlem lady Alicia Keys walked the black carpet with hubby Swizz Beatz and others for her annual Keep a Child Alive Black Ball event in New York City. Continue Reading →

Exclusive: Super Hot Sneaker Culture Live Stream Tonight

swiss beatz in streamingYou know Harlem loves sneakers, from Teyanna Taylor, to the father and son team Troy and Chase “Sneakers” Reed created the first sneaker pawn shop and tons more straight outta Harlem. Continue Reading →