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Kem and Joe at NJPAC on Thursday, Dec. 12

Have you been a good bunch of elves this year? Then go right ahead and treat yourselves to this week’s Kem and Joe show at NJPAC, where WBLS presents “Home for the Holidays.”

Rasheedah Phillips talks Black Quantum Futurism coming to Harlem Stage

Harlem Stage’s fall season finale of the Cosmic Synthesis of Sun Ra and Afrofuturism Series will take place on Dec. 13.

A play displaying the beauty of Black barbershops premiers at BAM

The “Barber Shop Chronicles” makes its New York debut at the Brooklyn Academy of Music on Dec. 3 after earning critical acclaim in the United Kingdom.

Will and Gladys bless the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn

It all began with the smoky, sultry, base-heavy dulcets of Mr. Will ‘I Go Crazy’ Downing. Enough adjectives for you?

Morgan State University's marching band performing in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Morgan State University Choir and marching band are coming to the city for two upcoming performances.

Don Letts talks 50th anniversary of Trojan Records, history of reggae & punk

The new documentary “Rudeboy: The Story of Trojan Records” chronicles the history of the UK record label that introduced England and the world to reggae and Jamaican music in the ’60s and ’70s.

Lizzo leads Grammy nominations with 8

The Grammys are screaming "Cuz I Love You" to Lizzo

Non-stop holiday music begins on 106.7 Lite FM

Just in time to get you into the holiday spirit, WLTW 106.7 Lite FM switches to its annual all-holiday music format.

Satchmo Jazz salute for veterans Nov. 18

The Veterans Administration and New York State Jazz Literacy and Art Society Inc is hosting a free jazz concert for New York City’s Veterans on Monday, Nov. 18 from 1-4 p.m. at the Veteran Administration Building, located at 423 West ...

Acclaimed Haitian songstress, special guests, grace stage at Aaron Davis Hall Nov. 15

Music lovers will have the chance to hear the work of a titan of world music as City College Center for the Arts presents “Emeline Michel’s Black Pearls,” a special one-night-only concert Friday, Nov. 15.

Liv Warfield talks losing Prince, writing new music

Prince protege and former member of New Power Generation (NPG), Liv Warfield has been through a lot these past few years. Overcoming the loss of her mentor has been a part of a painful journey, but Warfield has risen to ...

Big Daddy Kane and Nona Hendryx rock Bed-Stuy Alive!

On Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, RestorationROCKS! had Fulton Street in Bedford Stuyvesant transformed into both an open air concert and vendors’ market and food bazaar.

Blind Boys of Mississippi performing at Friendship Baptist Church

The Friendship Baptist Church (114 West 131st Street, Harlem) is hosting a Gospel Extravaganza on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 4 p.m. featuring the Five Blind Boys of Mississippi.

‘Between the Lines’ with DJ Rakim at the Schomburg

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture held a talk with legendary hip-hop artist.

A night of sizzling salsa at Lehman Oct. 12

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods are proud to present Grammy Award winner José “El Canario” Alberto with Don and Peter Perignon in their debut Lehman Center performance for a captivating night of salsa on Saturday, October ...

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