Apollo Theater

Team Trump wants to hold an event on the campus of Howard University, but the university has not invited the presidential candidate.

Roland Martin and NewsOne Now bring you highlights from this year's Justice Ball from the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY.

Source: Getty / Getty They tried to silence Tupac. They failed. A little over a decade after his death, he rose from the dead as a hologram to rock Coachella. Billie Holiday will get the same treatment. The late jazz singer is getting resurrected as a hologram in Harlem’s famous Apollo Theater. Created with Hologram USA, […]

The stars were out in full force for the 10th annual Apollo Theater Spring Gala in New York’s Harlem community. The event, hosted by Extra TV…

TJMS

Singer/songwriter Lyfe Jennings is now in a good place. He says his fifth recording “Lucid,” comes from that more positive outlook. “Lucid” Is clarity. I’m…

TJMS

Lyfe Jennings has had his ups and downs in life and love, but his pain has been a gift to his fans through his talent…

A stunningly slim Chaka Khan took center stage in Harlem’s Apollo Theater Monday night to pay tribute to Lionel Richie, the recipient of this year’s…

If you were looking for a reason to visit Harlem, here you are. Check dates and info on other inductees here.

New York– A  New York Times writer today described the Apollo Theater exhibit  titled “Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing”, ironically  as an experience that “ain’t anything like the real thing”. In the Back to the Apollo, Uptown’s Showbiz Incubator article, writer Edward Rothstein points out  that while the exhibit provides interesting samples of history […]

Prince held a press conference at Harlem’s Apollo Theater to announce “Welcome 2 America,” beginning in December 2010. The tour will feature artists such as Janelle Monae, Mint Condition, Esperanza Spalding and Cassandra Wilson. “Bring your friends, bring your children,” Prince told the audience, “and bring foot spray, because it’s going to be funky.” “Come […]

VIA THE WASHINGTON POST: Their names are part of the cultural vocabulary: Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald, Sammy Davis Jr., Lionel Hampton, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Redd Foxx, Duke Ellington, Diana Ross. What they all have in common is the hot spotlight on the famed Apollo Theater stage. Though many of the artists are […]