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Greetings! The New Year 2014 has begun, and we are in “GBE Emancipation Month” 2014.

The O’Jays take the stage at Lehman Center

Eddie Levert was in a jovial mood shortly after the New Year’s holiday when we chatted about his upcoming concert at Lehman Center for the Performing Art.

Always bet on black: Prince plays Mohegan Sun

Prince's Dec. appearances at the Mohegan Sun Arena offered up special guests, including Janelle Monáe and Doug E. Fresh.

Imhotep's Guide To Black Events

Greetings! With the new year beginning, we wish a “Happy New You” to everyone as we all pursue our dreams and manifest our inner visions for 2014.

Giving Bobby Womack his due

It’s crazy to actually see change come to fruition right before our eyes. Speculating on the effects the changes will have is even crazier.

2013 in hip-hop

2013 was a year of hits and misses when it came to hip-hop.

Erykah, Rihanna: New faces in haute couture

Beyoncé planted a sweet kiss on Madonna’s daughter Mercy James during her concert on Dec. 19 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Following the show, Queen Bey took the party from the concert venue to Dave & Buster’s in ...

Coltrane Fest, Bartlett at Kitano’s, Frank Wess memorial

While Coltrane passed away on July 17, 1967, his music continues to influence generations of musicians and listeners.

Jay Z, Drake and Tamar Braxton receive multiple nominations for the 2014 Grammy Awards

Check out a complete list of R&B and hip-hop honorees for the 56th annual Grammy Awards!

Hillbillies Christmas Party

On the beautiful, sunny afternoon of Friday, Dec. 13, the Hillbillies, an African-American women’s social club, held their annual Christmas party at the Davenport Country Club in New Rochelle, N.Y.

Uptown Underground puts spotlight on indie artists

Harlem event give indie artist chance to shine

135th Street Agency Hosts Holiday Party & Beautiful Textures Upfront

Stars come out for the 135t Street Agency's holiday party

Sisters Uptown hosts ‘Deadly Stuff Players’ book signing Dec. 22

The “Deadly Stuff Players” tour continues. Yours truly will be signing books on Sunday, Dec. 22 at Sisters Uptown Bookstore, 1942 Amsterdam Ave., from 2-4 p.m.

Imhotep's Guide To Black Events Dec 19 - 25, 2013

Imhotep's Guide To Black Events

Beyoncé: Queen B for real

Last week, Beyoncé took the theme a little further as she dropped an album out the blue, no pun intended.