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Check Out Ledisi's New Lyric Video for New Hit Single "High"
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Check Out Ledisi’s New Lyric Video for New Hit Single “High”

R&B vocalist Ledisi releases a new lyric video for her growing hit single “HIGH,” which premiered via HelloBeautiful.com. Inspired by her visit to the Andy Warhol Museum, Ledisi shows much vulnerability in a very stripped down video.  Ledisi states, “I was inspired by the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh PA and I participated in a […]

The Classical Theatre of Harlem's New Production "THE THREE MUSKETEERS" FREE Outdoors Uptown Through July 30
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The Classical Theatre of Harlem’s New Production “THE THREE MUSKETEERS” FREE Outdoors Uptown Through July 30

The Classical Theatre of Harlem (Ty Jones, Producing Artistic Director) presents the New York premiere of The Three Musketeers, written by Catherine Bush and adapted from the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas. It’s all for one and one for all as D’Artagnan and the Three Musketeers fight to protect the ones they love from the […]

VP Joe Biden Embarks on American Promise Tour in Support of His Memoir
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VP Joe Biden Embarks on American Promise Tour in Support of His Memoir

This fall, Vice President Joe Biden will travel the nation for his American Promise Tour, a series of conversations that will go beyond the 24-hour news cycle and 140-character arguments to connect friends and neighbors around the topics that matter most. Vice President Biden will reveal the big political moments of his career, the life-altering choices […]

Multi- Grammy Nominated Singer & Songwriter Tank Announces "Savage Tour"
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Multi- Grammy Nominated Singer & Songwriter Tank Announces “Savage Tour”

 R&B Money/Atlantic Records recording artist and multi-Grammy nominated R&B star Tank is excited to announce that he is embarking on a 14 city “SAVAGE Tour,” in support of his new album. The tour kicks off on September 5 at the City Winery in Nashville and culminating on September 27 in Pittsburgh at the Rex Theater. […]

Get Your Reading On: Books To Check Out
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Get Your Reading On: Books To Check Out

What better to spend a lazy summer afternoon than a good read. The New York Trend has a few suggestions in a variety of genres.   All The Right Moves How can you go wrong with Rita Mae Brown? And Cakewalk: A Novel will not disappoint. In Cakewalk, Brown returns to fictional village of Runnymede […]

Bryan "Birdman" Williams Now A Team Owner for Global Mixed Gender Basketball League
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Bryan “Birdman” Williams Now A Team Owner for Global Mixed Gender Basketball League

James Scott, the CEO/founder of the Global Mixed Gender Basketball (GMGB) League,  announces  that  Cash Money Records  co-founder Bryan “Birdman” Williams has acquired the League’s New Orleans Cash Money franchise. Birdman hits the ground running  with the team, The Cash Money Millionaires, and  is looking for the best male and female  basketball players in New […]

Roald Dahl's "Charlie and The Chocolate Factory" is Broadway's Golden Ticket!
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Roald Dahl’s “Charlie and The Chocolate Factory” is Broadway’s Golden Ticket!

  The new Broadway musical Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory officially opened Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street). With direction by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O’Brien, Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory features music by Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award winner Marc Shaiman, lyrics by […]

Demi Lovato's New Single "Sorry Not Sorry" Out Now!
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Demi Lovato’s New Single “Sorry Not Sorry” Out Now!

Grammy nominated and multi-platinum singer, songwriter, Demi Lovato, has released the first single off her upcoming album. With a soulful pop flair and an anthemic chorus, the Island/Safehouse Records artist showcases the same powerful vocals that helped her garner her first Grammy nomination earlier this year. With 9 platinum and multi-platinum singles and over 6 […]

“BEING MARY JANE” Season Four Returns Tuesday, July 18 at 10 PM
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“BEING MARY JANE” Season Four Returns Tuesday, July 18 at 10 PM

This summer, BET Networks’ #1 original drama series, starring Gabrielle Union, “BEING MARY JANE” returns just in time to bring the heat. On Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 10 PM season four returns with ten more episodes giving viewers their fix of the drama in the world of Mary Jane Paul. Viewers will catch up […]

Wendy Williams' All White Mixtape Beach Party
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Wendy Williams’ All White Mixtape Beach Party

"Me The People" Is a Trump America Musical
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“Me The People” Is a Trump America Musical

There is a lot of controversy swirling around this new presidency with people squaring off on political sides in a combustible atmosphere of fear and confusion.  But as they say – “He may be president, but comedy is King!”  The musical produced by Jim Russek, with an open-ended engagement, is being showcased at 7pm at […]

Things Every New Yorker Should Do: Amateur Night At The Apollo
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Things Every New Yorker Should Do: Amateur Night At The Apollo

New Yorkers may live in one of the most glamorous cities in the world, but sometime we take it for granted. We don’t visit and enjoy some of the gems of the city. Amateur Night At The Apollo is an event every New Yorker should check out. Not only is it fun, it’s historic. The […]

National Black Programming Consortium Scores NEA Grant
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National Black Programming Consortium Scores NEA Grant

                       The Harlem-based National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) has been awarded funding from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for its signature public television series and incubator for broadcast and web series. The NEA is the only funder in the country to support arts […]

AAFCA to Honor Producer, Director & Screenwriter Rob Hardy with 2017 AAFCA Synergy Award
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AAFCA to Honor Producer, Director & Screenwriter Rob Hardy with 2017 AAFCA Synergy Award

The African American Film Critics Association will celebrate the career of producer/director Rob Hardy during its 6th Annual SYNERGY event on Thursday, July 20th at Bobbcat Films in Atlanta.  A signature event for the organization, AAFCA SYNERGY celebrates inroads made by film and TV professionals in the Southeast, which now leads the industry with more feature film productions than any other market in the world. AAFCA SYNERGY provides an […]

The Black Business Association’s “Salute to Black Music Awards Gala” Honors Two Renown Music Icons
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The Black Business Association’s “Salute to Black Music Awards Gala” Honors Two Renown Music Icons

  (Top Photo L-R) Danny Bakewell, Ethiopia Habtemariam, Clarence Avant, Quincy Jones and Lee Bailey (Bottom Photo) Earl “Skip” Cooper (Center), founder, Black Business Associate with honorees Lee Bailey and Clarence Avant     Hundreds filled the Millennium Biltmore Hotel Ballroom to witness the Black Business Association (BBA), the oldest ethnic business organization in the […]