Harlem’s Alicia Keys And Others To Honor Diva Aretha Franklin In Tribute Concert

The Clive Davis tribute to the Queen of Soul has a name and lineup! Alicia Keys, Patti LaBelle, and Bebe Winans will honor Aretha Franklin‘s life and legacy on January 13, 2019. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Gordon Parks Foundation Gala To Honor Ava DuVernay And Others

On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 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 →

Los Angeles: Essence Black Women In Hollywood Awards 2018 (Red Carpet)

Kicking off Women’s History Month; ESSENCE turned the spotlight on four remarkable women, during Oscar week, with its popular “Black Women In Hollywood Awards,” held Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. Continue Reading →

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 →

Hollywood: Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards” (Photos/Video)

The 10th anniversary of Time Inc.’s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards,” will air as a primetime television event on Sunday, March 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Style OTRC At The Oscars 2017

It’s not fair (and neither is life), because of the all the glamorous and fabulous celebs at the Oscars tonight, but we curated the best of what was on the red carpet who had fantastic sexy, timeless and attitude – that is Harlem style.

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Eartha’s World: “Hidden Figures” A Must See

hidden-figuresBy Eartha Watts Hicks

To those who have not experienced discrimination, accounts of what the experience is like might seem like an old, sad song. 2016 might seem like a new day steeped with possibilities and opportunities. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Hidden Figures”, New Movie With Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer And Janelle Monáe (Video)

hidden-figuresHidden Figures is the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe)—brilliant African-American women working at NASA. Continue Reading →