Harlem

5 African American Artists Not Named Jean-Michel Basquiat
Jacob Lawrence
Visually, Jacob Lawrence made a point that Cam'ron could be proud of -- Harlem is in the building.
Jacob was born in Atlantic City and moved to Harlem when he was 13. His mother quickly enrolled him in an arts and crafts settlement house in Harlem in order to keep him busy...
Beyonce Surprises Young Fans at Harlem Target Store
Beyonce shocked a crowd of unexpected young fans at a Target store in East Harlem, New York City yesterday (June 30).
Kids from the local Boys & Girls Club of America performed a choreographed sequence to Beyonce's '4' song 'Countdown' at the Target store in celebration of the store's one year an…
Enjoy Records Founder Bobby Robinson Dies at 93
Bobby Robinson, a boutique label entrepreneur, record store owner, hip-hop pioneer and legitimate Harlem legend, has passed away at the age of 93. He had been ill for several years but lived a long, fruitful life that will clearly be remembered fondly by those who were graced by his presence through…
Jim Jones to Release Mixtape Based on Harlem Drug Lord
Harlem baller Jim Jones has announced plans to release a mixtape based on the life of legendary uptown drug kingpin Rich Porter.
The mixtape, a follow-up to Jones' Nicky Barnes themed 'Harlem's American Gangster,' is entitled 'The Ghost of Rich Porter,' and will focus on the rise and fall of the Har…