Rep. Adriano Espaillat
spoke on the U.S. House floor to honor the life and legacy of the most prominent Merengue artist in the world, Johnny Ventura
Irene Bentley, 1870 – June 3, 1940, was a Harlem
stage actress and vocalist.Continue reading
William Henry "Chick" Webb, February 10, 1905 – June 16, 1939, was an American jazz and swing music drummer and bandleader.Continue reading
Arts Fest NYC invites everyone to join them for legendary Broadway Composer/Pianist Emme Kemp's 86th Birthday Bash.Continue reading
is the name given to 130th Street between Fifth Avenue and Lenox Avenue in Harlem.Continue reading
The legendary Harlemite Voza Rivers
' work as an award-winning, international producer, music executive, co-producer of theater, film, music.Continue reading
Eulalie Spence, June 11, 1894 – March 7, 1981, was a Harlem
-based writer, teacher, director, actress and playwright from the British West Indies.Continue reading
It has been a tearful few days for the Soul Train
community following the Saturday, June 6, 2020, the announcement that legendary Soul Train
dancer and Harlem resident
Tyrone “The Bone” Proctor, the Waack Doctor has passed away.Continue reading
Morris "Moe" Berg, was born in Harlem on March 2, 1902 – May 29, 1972. Director Aviva Kempner says in her documentary, 'The Spy Behind Home Plate,'
that "the Bergs were cultural Jews who lived the American Dream in Harlem."
Here's one of our HW Picks
for one of the Legendary films starring a Harlemite superstar Sammy Davis Jr.