Archive for June, 2009

Michael Jackson’s Last Rehearsal Photos

Michael Jackson’s Last Rehearsal Photos

Michael Jackson’s last concert rehearsal at Staples Center on Tuesday, June 23, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.

June 30, 2009 | 4 Comments More
Barack Obama’s Wax Double Sworn in at Paris Museum

Barack Obama’s Wax Double Sworn in at Paris Museum

Barack Obama’s wax double joined the pantheon of world leaders and stars at the Grevin Museum in Paris on Monday, after being unveiled at the foot of the Eiffel Tower.

June 30, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Michael Jackson Remembered at Harlem’s Gospel Uptown Restaurant

Michael Jackson Remembered at Harlem’s Gospel Uptown Restaurant

June 30, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Apollo Theatre Celebrates the Life of Michael Jackson

Apollo Theatre Celebrates the Life of Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson will be eulogized at the Apollo theatre on Tuesday and Wednesday. They will have a two-day celebration of his life and legacy. On Tuesday there will be a press conference outside the theatre led by The Reverend Al Sharpton at 2:00 pm. After the press conference, there will be a celebration inside the [...]

June 29, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Take Action — Tell New York Senate Republicans to Sign the Bipartisan Operating Agreement

Take Action — Tell New York Senate Republicans to Sign the Bipartisan Operating Agreement

The other day I told you about the stand still in the New York State Senate and Governor Paterson’s special meeting to try to get legislation passed. The Citizen Action Center of New York is asking people to send a message to the Senate Republicans to sign a bipartisan operating agreement that will pass bills [...]

June 29, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Mobay in Harlem Salutes the Life of Michael Jackson

Mobay in Harlem Salutes the Life of Michael Jackson

Mobay Uptown Salutes The Life of The King Of Pop Michael Jackson

June 29, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Michael Jackson Tribute at SIP Lounge in Harlem

Michael Jackson Tribute at SIP Lounge in Harlem

Make It Happen Entertainment Presents A Tribute To Michael Jackson We invite DJs, singers, musicians…all entertainers to join us in a special gathering of souls who have been touched by the spirit that is Michael Jackson as we celebrate his life in music. So DJs, bring your vinyl, CDs or Seratos. Singers, bring your voices. [...]

June 28, 2009 | 0 Comments More
New York Senators Struggle for Power as Governor David Paterson Calls Sunday Senate Session

New York Senators Struggle for Power as Governor David Paterson Calls Sunday Senate Session

Governor David Paterson has called for a rare Sunday session of New York’s Senate after the fractured house again met separately. Paterson’s order comes after both the Senate’s Democratic conference and the Republican-dominated coalition both met for three minutes each — separately on Saturday. With the Senate split 31-31, members are fighting for control and [...]

June 28, 2009 | 1 Comment More
38th Annual International African Arts Festival

38th Annual International African Arts Festival

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June 28, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Poll: Should Chris Brown Perform at the BET Awards?

Poll: Should Chris Brown Perform at the BET Awards?

I’ve been having a debate on Twitter about Chris Brown performing at the BET Awards. People are saying that since Michael Jackson had such a major impact on his career that we should ignore his recent conviction and he should be allowed to participate in the tribute. Other say that I’m judging him too harshly [...]

June 27, 2009 | 6 Comments More
Chris Brown Returns to the Stage at the BET Awards for Michael Jackson Tribute

Chris Brown Returns to the Stage at the BET Awards for Michael Jackson Tribute

Since the death of Michael Jackson the other day there has been much speculation about what BET will do to honor him at their annual BET Awards which will air Sunday night. Our friend from Midnight PR sent us a message on Twitter confirming his performance. We were on Twitter when his death was announced [...]

June 27, 2009 | 5 Comments More
BET Pays Tribute to Michael Jackson and BET Awards Details

BET Pays Tribute to Michael Jackson and BET Awards Details

Michael Jackson has impacted the world of music and pop culture in a way like no one else has. To pay tribute to Jackson’s life and career that has influenced generations, BET Networks will be airing special programming to honor him throughout the weekend. * * Saturday * * Forever The King: A Tribute To [...]

June 27, 2009 | 4 Comments More
Greening the Culture at Harlem’s Hudson River Cafe

Greening the Culture at Harlem’s Hudson River Cafe

June 27, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Geovanny Polanco at The River Room in Harlem

Geovanny Polanco at The River Room in Harlem

June 26, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Wade in the Water with Living Colour’s Corey Glover at Harlem’s Temple M

Wade in the Water with Living Colour’s Corey Glover at Harlem’s Temple M

The New York 2 New Orleans Coalition cordially invites you to attend: Wade in the Water – A Solidarity Jam featuring Living Colour’s Corey Glover + special guests!

June 26, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Michael Jackson King of Pop — RIP 1958-2009

Michael Jackson King of Pop — RIP 1958-2009

Wikipedia on Michael Jackson *** Stay tuned as we bring you tributes from Around Harlem, Around NYC and Around the world on the life of Michael Jackson.

June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Where’s Mars? — A Tribute to Spike Lee

Where’s Mars? — A Tribute to Spike Lee

THIS IS NOT A SPIKE LEE JOINT! …it’s a tribute… Spike Lee put Brooklyn on the map. Known as one of Hollywood’s most important and influential filmmakers, he has left an indelible mark in our music, lexicon, fashion and art. BROOKLYN HONORS SPIKE LEE IS A MULTI-FACETED TRIBUTE, orchestrated by PlanIt Brooklyn, that invites the [...]

June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Organizing for America’s Harlem Sub-Group Health Care Reform Canvassing Event

Organizing for America’s Harlem Sub-Group Health Care Reform Canvassing Event

Organizing for America, the volunteer organization created by President Obama is having an event to support the president’s health care agenda for affordable, quality health care in Harlem. They are looking for volunteers to help. In recognition of NATIONAL HIV TESTING DAY, they are hosting a FREE health clinic that will include HIV, STD, TB, [...]

June 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More