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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

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

2 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. [...]

Apollo Theater Turns 80 – The Numbers

The Apollo is a staple in New York and U.S. popular culture. Nina Flowers, the theater’s director of public relations and communications, said there have been thousands of performers at the Apollo since it opened in 1934.

Harlem's historic Apollo Theater marks 80th anniversary with a star-studded gala

Harlem's Apollo Theater celebrated its 80th anniversary Tuesday night with an annual fund-raising gala, which raked in $2.3 million, the most in the nine-year history of the star-studded event.

Bright night for big talent at Apollo's anniversary

The Apollo Theater celebrated its 80th Anniversary with a gala at the famed Harlem spot Tuesday night.

WATCH LIVE: Pharrell Williams Performs at Apollo Theater

3 months agoNews : Mediaite

Filmmaker Spike Lee will direct a live concert by Pharrell Williams at the Apollo Theater in New York City Tuesday night, June 3 and you can live stream the whole thing right here. The collaboration is part of the American Express Unstaged series put together by YouTube and Vevo.

Harlem's Hate Church Has New Message

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Pastor David Manning, who earlier brought you "Jesus Would Stone Homos," last night posted the above message on his Harlem billboard, which is just steps away from the Apollo Theater tribute to Maya Angelou. Much more chillingly, also...Show More Summary

Maya Angelou dead: Harlem mourns loss of icon

BORN IN St. Louis and raised in small-town Arkansas, Maya Angelou went to her grave as a beloved daughter of Harlem.As a young woman, Angelou sang on the Apollo Theater stage to wild applause.

Pharrell To Perform “American Express Unstaged” Concert At Apollo Theater

harrell Williams has been enlisted to help launch the latest segment of the “American Express Unstaged” live-streaming concert series…Continue

Pharrell And Spike Lee Are Joining Forces For An Awesome Concert At The Apollo

Mark your calendars, because on June 3, Pharrell Williams will be performing at Harlem's legendary Apollo Theater for an interactive concert directed by none other than Spike Lee. Can't make it to Manhattan? Simply hop online to experience...Show More Summary

Pharrell Williams and Spike Lee to Team Up at the Apollo

3 months agoArts : ArtsBeat

Spike Lee will be the director of a Pharrell Williams concert at the Apollo Theater on June 3.

Pharrell and Spike Lee Join Forces for Interactive Concert Live Stream

"Happy" crooner Pharrell Williams and veteran filmmaker Spike Lee want your smiling face to shine onstage at Pharrell's upcoming New York City concert at the Apollo Theater Fans who submit photos now until June 2 will see their faces...Show More Summary

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