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Eric Idle of Monty Python Performs His Swear-Filled Holiday Song “Fk Christmas”

4 days agoOdd : Laughing Squid

In a clip posted by Monty Python, troupe member Eric Idle (previously) takes to the stage at The Hammersmith Apollo theater in London to perform his radio unfriendly holiday number, “Fuck Christmas.” Fuck Christmas It’s a fucking Disney show Fuck reindeer And all that fucking snow

Lauryn Hill surprised audience at Bob Marley tribute @ Apollo

Bob Marley was the center of attention at the Apollo on Saturday night, but Lauryn Hill stole the show, as this Apollo-written recap of the event explains:This past Saturday, the Apollo Theater celebrated the 35th anniversary of reggae icon...

Actor Andra Fuller of Adult Swim's Black Jesus Talks About His Battle Scars and Scares

Former Apollo Theater stand-up comic, Andra Fuller stars in the new comedic satire by Adult Swim, Black Jesus. Andra's Twitter: @mrdrefuller, Website: http://andrafuller.com/ Photo by Tomosso Mei I don't know how to cook food, but I have a new recipe called Andra Fuller. Show More Summary

Jazz great Armstrong enshrined in Apollo Walk of Fame

Jazz legend Louis (Satchmo) Armstrong will be inducted into the Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame this week.

Apollo Theater Kicks Off 2014-2015 Season, Names New Board Trustees

Charles Phillips, Robert Kraft, Karen Phillips and Jonelle Procope atApollo in the Hamptons event in August. Harlem, NY – The legendary Apollo Theater has announced the election of six new members to its Board of Directors: Robert K....Show More Summary

Pharrell Williams joins Apollo Theater’s board of directors

Celebrity music producer Pharrell Williams now sits on the Apollo Theater’s board of directors. The iconic Harlem entertainment venue welcomed the “Happy” singer and music mogul to the 32-member board along with five others Tuesday.

Pharrell Williams Joins the Apollo Theater’s Board

2 months agoArts : ArtsBeat

Mr. Williams and five others will join the board of directors.

Supporting the arts @jazzfoundation #gala #fundraise #nyc...

Supporting the arts @jazzfoundation #gala #fundraise #nyc #girlsgirls #confidenceisbeautiful couture by Gilles Montezin (at Apollo Theater)

First Look: HBO's Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown Highlights the Music Legend's Activism

Papa's got a brand new documentary. HBO's Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown chronicles the singer's journey from his early days at the Apollo Theater to his height as... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Mick Jagger Alex Gibney Mr. Dynamite: The Rise Of James Brown

Apollo Theater sheds light on Harlem's South African roots

HARLEM’S roots run as wide as they are deep. The Apollo Theater is producing a four-day festival this weekend to highlight the neighborhood’s longstanding affinity with the motherland.

Ariel lists prime development spot on 125th St. in Harlem

This might be a developer’s dream. A prime piece of real estate directly across from the historic Apollo Theater is up for grabs on Harlem’s bustling 125th St. corridor.

This Is What John McCain Looks Like Dancing The 'Robot'

Sen. John McCain attended a fundraiser event in the Hamptons last weekend and partied on stage with host Jamie Foxx. At the Night of Legends benefit for the Apollo Theater, McCain stole the spotlight when he busted out the "robot" dance,...Show More Summary

It’s Safe Now, Apollo Theater, John McCain’s Here

Last year’s Apollo Theater fundraiser ended in Jamie Foxx grabbing Katie Holmes‘ next to Colin Powell, so this year he had his work cut out for him. Fortunately, John McCain was on hand, and if there’s one thing Republicans love, it’s apparently dancing in the Hamptons. (I could’ve sworn it was chasing gays, blacks and Read More...

Jack Nicholson's Son Ray Looks Exactly Like His Famous Father

Good looks run in the Nicholson family. Jack Nicholson and his son, Ray, attended the Apollo in the Hamptons fundraising event for the Apollo Theater together at Ronald Perelman's estate on Saturday, Aug. 16. The two were photographed sitting together, smiling side-by-side, and the resemblance was striking. Show More Summary

CS Video Interviews: Bringing James Brown Back to Life in Get on Up

5 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

From the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem, ComingSoon.net sits down with Get On Up director Tate Taylor (The Help), the film's star Chadwick Boseman, who plays James Brown, and Nelsan Ellis and Jill Scott, for exclusive video interviews on their musical biopic.

From South Africa to New Orleans: A Wide-Ranging Season From Apollo Theater

The Apollo Theater's 2014-15 season will include the third annual Africa Now! festival and a performance by the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra.

Photos of the Day: Andrew J. Young Foundation, Apollo Theater 80th Anniversary & More

Billye Aaron, Hank Aaron, Ambassador Andrew Young and Carolyn Young Photo Credit: Willie Tucker The Andrew J. Young Foundation celebrated the 82nd birthday of its founder and chair, Ambassador Andrew Young, with the second Pass on Blessings Awards ceremony held Sunday, May 18, 2014 at the Buckhead Theatre in Atlanta. Show More Summary

Late Late Night FDL: Motown Battle of the Groups

The Manhattans vs The Cadillacs vs The Drifters vs The Temptations vs The Four Tops -- Motown Battle of the Groups celebrating the 50th anniversary and grand reopening of The Apollo Theater on May 5, 1985.

Sam Smith Excited to Get 'Heart Broken Properly' for First Time

Sam Smith wears what has become his signature look while singing on stage at the famous Apollo Theater on Tuesday (June 17) in New York City. The 22-year-old chart topper recently opened up about love and keeping some secrets to his music, rather than interviews. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Sam Smith “After [...]

Watch Mary J. Blige Join Sam Smith At The Apollo

6 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Harlem’s Apollo Theater is maybe the most famously intimidating venue on the face of the earth, and even if a visiting foreign next-big-thing doesn’t have to worry about the Sandman’s hook coming to get him, it sure helps if he’s got some New York royalty on his side. Last night, Sam Smith played the Apollo. [...]

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