Tag: hip hop culture

Breakin’ Convention Hip Hop Dance at the Apollo Friday October 16 – Sunday 18

Breakin' Convention Harlem 2015

The Breakin’ Convention returns to the Apollo Theater in Harlem Friday 16th – Sunday, 18th of October!  The Breakin’ Convention is an international festival of Hip Hop dance, featuring performances by hip hop stars from around the globe and the

Legendary Musician Jimmy Castor has died

We’re sad to say that Jimmy Castor, saxophonist, singer, and the band leader of the Jimmy Castor Bunch, passed away on Monday January 16th in Las Vegas at age 71. Raised in Harlem NYC, Castor started writing songs in the

Reel Harlem Film Festival presents “From Mambo to Hip Hop”

This summer’s Reel Harlem: 10th Annual Historic Harlem Parks Film Festival continues this week with a look at the historic connections between Latinos and Hip Hop culture back-in-the-day as it went down in the Bronx and Spanish Harlem in director