Harlem’s Schomburg Acquires Collection Of Hip-Hop Pioneer ‘Fab 5 Freddy’

The New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem has acquired the full archive of hip-hop pioneer and pop culture icon, Fred “Fab 5 Freddy” Continue Reading →

The Best Of Hip-Hop & The Grateful Dead Mash It Up At The Apollo In Harlem (Video)

A source reports that on Friday night, September 7th, Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh and some “Very Special Friends” took the stage at Harlem’s fabled Apollo Theater to benefit live Continue Reading →

Harlem’s ‘Luke Cage’ Season 2 Features Legendary Hip-Hop Artists

Comicbook reports that season 2 of Marvel’s Luke Cage will feature a lineup of real-life urban artists, Billboard reveals.

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.

Harlem’s Dave East Reaffirms His Devotion To Hip-Hop

Fresh off the heels of the release of his [easyazon_link identifier=”B074TXWLNR” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Paranoia[/easyazon_link] EP, [easyazon_link identifier=”B074TXWLNR” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Dave East[/easyazon_link] delivered his introspective rhymes before a packed New York City crowd on at Gramercy Continue Reading →


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