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Juelz Santana proposed to his longtime girlfriend Kimbella Vanderhee after dating on-and-off for nearly a decade while he was performing on stage at the Apollo Theater.

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Apollo Theater, Business, CBS, Dick Parsons, NAAMHC -

If you don’t know, you’d better ask somebody who Dick Parsons is. Parsons, just named interim chairman of the board for CBS in the wake of the resignation of longtime chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves, was once called Captain Emergency. His name doesn’t ring a bell yet? Then you might remember Los Angeles Clippers owner […]

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Though James Baldwin left Harlem when he was in his teens, the historic black neighborhood was never far from his mind. Harlem showed up throughout Baldwin’s work, from his influential personal essays to his fiction. Now, as Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins gets ready to take his adaptation of Baldwin’s novel, If


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Apollo Theater, Get Out, Jordan Peele, Oprah Winfrey, OWN, Television -

NEW YORK — A few weeks ago, after she’d delivered her news-cycle-dominating barn burner of a Golden Globes speech, Oprah Winfrey held court at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. She’d booked the place for a marathon day of interviews with pop culture luminaries, which were being taped for the televised OWN series SuperSoul Conversations and […]

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Apollo Theater, Dapper Dan, Doug E. Fresh, Elle Varner, Fat Joe, Grammy Awards, Harlem, Hip-Hop, Music, New York City, R&B, Rap, Rotimi -

  One doesn’t just see Harlem, New York. You feel Harlem. You smell Harlem. You vibe with Harlem. From the backseat of a Lyft, you pass the stalwarts of the community — the Duane Reade pharmacies, General Grant Houses, the countless delis — many of which will sell you a delicious “chopped cheese” sandwich — […]

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Bruno Mars is teaming up with CBS and Atlantic Records for his first primetime television special: "Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live at the Apollo."

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Apollo Theater, Entertainment, Harlem, Showtime at the Apollo, Steve Harvey, Television -

This December, Fox will air a 2-hour special hosted by Steve Harvey called "Showtime at the Apollo," in the style of the classic talent series.

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ABS Black History Series, Apollo Theater, Civil Rights Movement, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Opinion, rosa parks -

I was born in Brooklyn in 1945. Rosa Parks was 32 years my senior. We […]

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Apollo Theater, Entertainment, Louis Armstrong and the Apollo Theater Walk of Fame, News, Walk of Fame -

Jazz king Louis Armstrong, perhaps the nation’s first major Black entertainment superstar, is being inducted […]

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NEW YORK (AP) - Move over Jennifer Lopez, a veteran singing diva is joining the ranks of judges on reality TV: Gladys Knight...

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Apollo Theater, Entertainment, Harlem, Justin Bieber, NYC, Power, The Apollo, Unplugged -

NEW YORK (AP) - Justin Bieber had an unplugged performance at the Apollo Theater on Monday, but it wasn't intentional...

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