Community Calendar 7/21 - 7/27
Imhotep Gary Byrd | 7/21/2016, midnight
Kool & the Gang, Friday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m., Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk, 3052 W. 21st St., Brooklyn, N.Y. For information, visit ticketmaster.com.
Jill Scott with special guest Rakim, Sunday, Aug. 14 at 8 p.m., Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk, 3052 W. 21st St., Brooklyn, N.Y. For information, visit ticketmaster.com.
Dru Hill, 20th Anniversary Special, Friday, Aug 19 at 7:30 p.m., B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, 237 W. 42nd St., New York, N.Y. For information, call 212-997-4144 or visit ticketmaster.com.
Joe, Sunday Aug. 21 at 8 p.m., B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, 237 W. 42nd St., New York, N.Y. For information, call 212-997-4144 or visit ticketmaster.com.
Oleta Adams, Saturday, Aug. 27 at 8 p.m., B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, 237 W. 42nd St., New York, N.Y. For information, call 212-997-4144 or visit ticketmaster.com.
Smooth Cruise: Freddie Jackson and Eric Darius, Wednesday, Aug. 31 at 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., Smooth Cruise on Hornblower Infinity, Pier 40, West Houston Street at West Side Highway, New York, N.Y. For information, visit: ticketmaster.com.
Tommy Davidson, July 28 to July 31 at 7:30 p.m. and July 29 and July 30 at 10 p.m., Carolines on Broadway, 1626 Broadway, New York, N.Y. For information, visit ticketmaster.com.
Chris Tucker Live, Saturday, July 30 at 8 p.m., NJPAC, 1 Center St., Newark, N.J. For information, call 888-466-5722 or visit njpac.org.
CEMOTAP invites you to join national response to “Criminal Police Behavior,” hosted by Brother Bob Law, veteran activist, Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 2 p.m. Remember Akai Gurley, Michael Brown, Kimani Gray, Eric Garner, Sandra Bland and Tamir Rice, CEMOTAP, 135-05 Rockaway Boulevard, S. Ozone Park, Queens, N.Y. Admission is free. For further information, call 718-322-8454.
Board for the Education of Peoples of African Ancestry invites you to its 18th annual tribute: “Remembering Dr. John Henrik Clarke,” Sunday July 31 at 5 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church at 22 Tompkins Ave. Brooklyn, N.Y. Keynote speaker, Dr. Marimba Ani, pan-African scholar and author of “Yurugu,” plus other notable speakers. Admission is free. For further information call 347-907-0629.
The Maat Communiversity Dr. John Henrik Clarke-Dr. Ben Jochannon, 10-week lecture series features more than 40 brilliant African-Americans every Thursday, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. now through Aug. 18 at the Rev Johnny Ray Youngblood’s Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, 212 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn, N.Y. For more information, call 302-465-3787 or visit:mattcommuniversity.org.
Hear Imhotep Gary Byrd on 107.5 WBLS-FM weekly with “Express Yourself,” Sunday evenings from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and simulcast over WLIB 1190AM. The full show can also be heard on HD radio at WBLS-HD2 and at WBLS.com., WLIB.com and iHeartRadio. IGB is also heard on WBAI-FM 99.5 with Radio GBE: “The Global Black Experience” and “The Global Beat Experience,” Fridays 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Both shows are archived online at www.wbai.org. To contact us for bookings or to reach us about your event or for comments, email firstname.lastname@example.org, find us at Imhotep Gary Byrd on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @GBELIFE or call 212-592-3279.