The pop star gave a shoutout to Pride celebrations during a special show at the historic Apollo Theater.
The parody king briefly swapped his accordion for a guitar.
"I bombed when I shouldn't have," Mason Pryor said.
Legendary director and producer Stan Lathan will receive the Trailblazer Award at this year's annual Apollo Spring Gala.
'Between the World and Me' will be adapted into a performance at the Harlem theater next April.
The media mogul says his mission "is a little different" from the show's revival special.
Growing up after the Civil Rights Movement removed executive producer of WORLD Channel, Chris Hastings, from any firsthand experiences of that era. Instead the bulk of his knowledge came from books and documentaries such as Eyes on the Prize. Hastings has now helped ensure the return of this documentary to television for a new generation.
It's especially lovely when the dance community can gather together and applaud each other's efforts. Such is the environment at the Bessie's, dance's version of the Academy Awards or the Tony's. This year, the 31st-annual ceremony took place at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, with its iconic neon-red sign.
Soon you can see Billie Holiday perform at the Apollo Theater in New York. The only catch is that she’ll be a hologram.
To extract a linear history of the Vagabond Hearts is nearly impossible, as evidenced in the above documented conversation. Not that it matters. As far as they recall, their first performance occurred at the home of May Pang -- the jam sessions held at her soirees are legendary.
From jazz and blues to R&B and Motown, from plays to comedians and from Amateur Night to Showtime at the Apollo, the theater has been among the most important cultural and entertainment institutions for not only the African-American community, but the world.
Singer Vivian Green wants her fans to know that everything is fine. No, she is not going through romantic troubles as she effectively sang about on hit singles like "Emotional Rollercoaster" and "Gotta Go Gotta Leave."