Imhotep Gary Byrd hosts 'life celebration' for late GBE producer J.D. Livingston in Harlem
6/26/2014, 3:45 p.m.
Imhotep Gary Byrd, legendary host of the “GBE Experience,” heard over WLIB, WBLS and WBAI in New York, invites the community to “Thank You For Your Kindness,” a life celebration for late GBE producer and activist J.D. Livingston on Saturday, June 28 from 1-4 p.m. at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building, 163 W. 125th St., Harlem.
In honor of Livingston, the celebration will be done in a “Radio GBE” live radio format. The celebration will feature remembrances by the National Action Network’s founder, the Rev. Al Sharpton; former Councilman Charles Barron and current Council Member Inez Barron; and the Rev. Herbert Daughtry of the House of The Lord Church, among others. Special tribute presentations will be made by state Sen. Bill Perkins and Voza Rivers, executive producer of the New Heritage Theatre and first vice president of the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, among others. For more information, please call 212-592-3279.