UMe Announces Global Deal With Sofa Entertainment For ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ Catalog

Nearly 50 years after Harlem’s Ed Sullivan, wrapped his show, The Ed Sullivan Show’s final episode and charmed TV viewers for the final time on Sunday night June 6, 1971.

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getTV Airs Legendary Music Special “Sisters In The Name of Love” And Motowns’ 60th Anniversary

This coming week’s Sony Pictures Television’s getTV will air music variety specials featuring legendary African-American entertainers including Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, The Temptations, Smokey Robinson and more.
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Review: Robert Townsend’s Documentary “Making The Five Heartbeats” In Harlem

By Stephanie Woods

Robert Townsend’s heartfelt documentary “Making The Five Heartbeats” was recently screened at the Maysles Cinema in the heart of Harlem to sold-out crowds. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Berry Gordy’s Historic Motown Mansion Ups Sale Price, Asks $1.6M

michael schusterWe last saw this massive Boston-Edison estate hit the market last year, and now the historic mansion, once home to Motown Founder Berry Gordy, is listing again. Continue Reading →


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