apollo theater

NEW YORK, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Yesterday, global music and entertainment streaming platform TIDAL and DJ Khaled announced a series of exclusives, including a documentary and CRWN interview, highlighting the journey of creating Father of Asahd. Due to overwhelming demand, the documentary release and screening is being moved to a larger venue, the historic Apollo theater in New York City on […]

Roland Martin and NewsOne Now bring you highlights from this year's Justice Ball from the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY.

Constructed in 1934, The Apollo Theater has been the launching pad for musical legends like Ella Fitzgerald, Stevie Wonder and Micheal Jackson. Eight decades later,…

Now being called one of the most and entertaining Gospel Duos to hit the circuit, “Mary Mary” is back for season two premiering Thursday, December 6 at a special time 10PM ET/PT with 13, one-hour episodes on WE tv. The series continues to provide a rare glimpse into the lives of three-time Grammy Award-winning singing sisters, […]

Harlem, NY — The Apollo Theater, one of the nation’s greatest cultural treasures, announced the lineup for its seventh annual Spring Gala Benefit Concert, at which they will induct Lionel Richie and the late Etta James into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame. Proceeds from the gala benefit, to be held on Monday, June 4, […]

Shirley Murdock has already made the latter half of 2011 as busy and productive as possible. With a brand new release on Tyscot Records entitled “Live: The Journey,” the veteran soul and gospel vocalist has been occupied with promoting, touring and supporting her family with no signs of stopping anytime soon. In fact, Murdock has […]

NEW YORK – Smokey Robinson, Ella Fitzgerald and James Brownwere among the music legends being honored on the Apollo Theater’s new Walk of Fame in New York City. Workers on Monday began installing sidewalk plaques in front of the storied Harlem theater celebrating some of the artists who have performed there. Others include Little Richard, […]