The Legendary Curtis Knight In The 1960’s Harlem Music Scene (Updated)

Curtis Knight, May 9, 1929 – November 29, 1999, born Mont Curtis McNear, was an American musician who is known for his music, his band and his legendary partnership with Jimi Hendrix. Continue Reading →


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Why Vinyl Record Collection Is Becoming Popular Nowadays

Old is gold. The lovers of full-fidelity music have something to rejoice, as the old vinyl record is making its comeback. Continue Reading →


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Wayne Escoffery Has Played With Many Jazz Greats Check Out The Humble Warrior

Saxophonist Wayne Escoffery is renowned for his fiery, muscular and virtuosic tenor playing, but his explosive sound is paired with a soft-spoken and thoughtful demeanor off the bandstand. Continue Reading →


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Harlem’s Music Scene From The Renaissance To Today’s Reinvention

By Bretton Love

With a long history behind it, Harlem is a place that produced a wide range of musical genres and dancing styles that have become popular across the globe. Continue Reading →


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Harlem Fave Lil’ Kim Talks Her New Album “9” At Build

As a trailblazer, Lil’ Kim turned the tables on male-dominated rap. The dynamo’s hard-core rap songs focused on explicit sexuality long the domain of male rappers. Continue Reading →


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Hot 97’s Go Get Her Dinner Series Uptown Vibe With Hennessy Celebrates Women In Music

On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019, Hot 97’s Music Director and Multimedia Personality TT Torrez hosted an intimate #GoGetHer dinner presented by Hennessy at STK in NYC. Continue Reading →


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Harlem’s A$AP Rocky Shares Trippy New Music Video, ‘Kids Turned Out Fine’ (Video)

Harlem man A$AP Rocky has been on an experimental tip, of late. Last year, he dedicated his third album – emphatically christened Testing – to carving a new space for himself, one outside the well-worn, club-ready banger mode, which is the province of most contemporary rappers and trappers. Continue Reading →


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