Music

Get ready because Freddie is back! It's been a while since
we’ve had the pleasure of hearing some new music from
Mr. Freddie Jackson. And in the meantime
we've lost Luther...

Keith Robinson's new album "LOVE EPISODIC"

Black Star News had the pleasure of speaking with the multi-talented singer, song-writer and actor,
Mr. KEITH ROBINSON.
A driven man, who admits that he prefers a full plate, has come...

Chuck Berry. Photo--www.chuckberry.com

[Remembrance]

I called my brother John immediately upon hearing the sad news. "I know you're calling...

DJ Young Music

School Tour Against Youth Violence

DJ Young Music and Streetz Stop The Violence Foundation presents “The Streetz Blunt Truth Tour,” a multi-state effort to spread...

 

Harlemite Rob Base put together a hip hop group in 5th grade called Sureshot Seven. “A bunch of us put together a little hip hop group. It was fun back then. We had a couple of DJs and...

[Music]

William Bell. Photo Credit:  David McClister 

The 18th season of Lincoln Center’s American Songbook, which runs from...

 

The Apollo Theater has announced additional details for the Winter/Spring programs as part of its 2017 season. The new schedule includes a slate of dynamic programming encompassing...

DJ SELF the Prince of New York

Saturday, December 17, 2016
Madison Square Boys & Girls Club
Brooklyn, N.Y.

DJ SELF, " The Prince of New York", hosted an amazing day of food and fun for the children of...

yasiin bey, The Apollo Theater Adds Second Concert Date

Performances Are Among the Legendary Emcee’s Final US Shows

Additional Date: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Due to...

yasiin Bey

The Apollo Theater and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will present the final U.S. performances of one of hip hop’s most influential artists - yasiin bey,...

Photo by Poppy Miyonga

With anticipation for his sixth album, “ Youth,” mounting Tinie Tempah made a surprise pit stop in Kenya this...

Tank took time out of his busy schedule to talk to this journalist about his upcoming show with El Debarge, the group called Troop and himself for the “Rhythm of the Night” concert on Saturday,...

Ella Fitzgerald

The Apollo Theater has added stellar artists to its lineup for "100: The Apollo Celebrates Ella," on Saturday, October 22nd at 8 p.m-- a special concert celebrating the...

[Music]

CHICK COREA Adds Duets with Herbie Hancock, John McLaughlin, Brad Mehldau & Gonzalo Rubalcaba to Two-Month Birthday Celebration at The Blue Note.

8 Consecutive Weeks, 80...

The earthy vocals of Nina Simone were resurrected when Ozara Ode performed “Ozara in the Key of Nina” honoring the late songstress at Harlem’s legendary Cotton Club. With her head covered in a...

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