Prince will be inducted into the Apollo Theater's Walk of Fame next month. Continue reading…
While Bernie Sanders appeared at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, a heckler demanded to know his relationship to ‘zionist Jews.’ John Prince, a member of the Black Lives Matter movement, asked the question while Sanders appeared on stage during a “community conversation” in the predominantly black neighborhood. Show More Summary
Things got heated near the end of a Bernie Sanders campaign event at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, where a protester uttered anti-Semitic remarks in the form of a question. “As you know, the Zionist Jews—and I don’t mean to offend anybody— they run the Federal Reserve, they run Wall Street, they run every campaign,” John Prince, 32, shouted. Show More Summary
Tonight, Vermont senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders held a "Community Conversation" at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. It featured a panel discussion with Sanders, Harry Belafonte, activist Erica Garner, and former Ohio state Senator Nina Turner. Show More Summary
On Tuesday afternoon, hundreds of fans, friends and hip-hop heavyweights gathered at the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem to pay their respects to Phife Dawg of A Tribe Called Quest who passed away on March 22. In addition to notable remarks from Kanye West and Busta Rhymes – and performances by The Roots and D’Angelo […]
Conan O’Brien announced this morning he and his TBS late-night show are heading back to New York City for the first time in six years. Conan will spend a week at Harlem’s Apollo Theater, October 31 – November 3, coinciding with the official start of his season. Show More Summary
Hundreds of fans, friends and family members of Malik "Phife Dawg" Taylor gathered at New York's Apollo Theater Tuesday night to pay tribute to the A Tribe Called Quest rapper who died at the age of 45 last month. Busta Rhymes, Andre 3000, Kanye West, Chuck D and Michael Rapaport all recalled the immense...
A building packed with hip-hop royalty gave the Five Foot Assassin a tearful sendoff.
If there's an ideal way to send off a New York City legend, it's at the Apollo Theater with all of the people influenced by his beats, rhymes, and life. Tuesday night, A Tribe Called Quest did just that, honoring the late Phife Dawg at a celebration in Harlem (and... More »
Stars gathered at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, N.Y. to celebrate the Five Foot Assassin Continue reading…
Last night, a week and a half after the passing of the beloved Tribe Called Quest member Phife Dawg, a number of musical luminaries gathered in Harlem’s Apollo Theater to pay tribute to the man and his legacy. Some of the fans who gathered at a Phife memorial at St. Albans Park in Queens the […]
Hundreds of fans, friends and family members of Malik "Phife Dawg" Taylor gathered at New York's Apollo Theater Tuesday night to pay tribute to the A Tribe Called Quest rapper who died at the age of 45 last month. Busta Rhymes, Kanye West, Chuck D and Michael Rapaport all recalled the immense legacy of...
The rapper's family also releases posthumous single called "Nutshell", produced by J Dilla.
A Tribe Called Quest, Kanye West, D'Angelo, André 3000, the Roots, Busta Rhymes, Chuck D, KRS-One, Consequence, and many others paid their respects at a celebration of the late Phife Dawg at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Past and present...Show More Summary
Kanye West, D'Angelo, André 3000, the Roots, Busta Rhymes, Chuck D, Consequence, and many more paid their respects at a celebration of A Tribe Called Quest's Phife Dawg at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Past and present NBA players Jamal...Show More Summary
Be-Bop Innovator Charlie “Yardbird” Parker Honored At Apollo Jazz legend Charlie Parker was honored for his contributions to music with his very own plaque at the unofficial center of African-American culture. The Apollo Theater in Harlem inducted the saxophonist into
The Democratic battle for New York is heating up as the state's primary draws nearer, and Hillary Clinton is fighting to win. She started strong with an event at Harlem's Apollo Theater Wednesday night where she laid out her case against Sanders before an enthusiastic crowd. But on Thursday night, after... More »
“‘Experimentation and emerging artists are part of our DNA,’ says Mikki Shepard, executive producer. ‘You say to yourself, ‘How do you build on your legacy, whether it’s with dance or theater – or opera?’ … And suddenly you have a broad palette of programming.'”
Charlie Parker’s Yardbird may be the Apollo’s first opera, bur it won’t be its last. Next up, in fall 2017: We Shall Not Be Moved by composer Daniel Bernard Roumain and librettist Marc Bamuthi Joseph, with choreographer Bill T. Jones directing.
Hillary Clinton went on the attack against both Donald Trump and Ted Cruz during a campaign event at the Apollo Theater in Harlem today.