harlem renaissance

Celebrating Langston Hughes’ Birthday [February 1, 1902]

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As we celebrate Black History Month, we honor American poet, novelist, and playwright Langston Hughes, who was born today [Monday, February 1, 1902] in Joplin, Missouri. Hughes is known as one of the earliest innovators of the new literary art form of jazz poetry. His poetry was one of the main contributors to the Harlem […]

Hip Hop Hall Of Fame + Museum Set To Open On Historic 125th Street In Harlem

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The Hip Hop Hall of Fame + Museum will feature a hall of fame, museum, retail gift shop, restaurant, sports bar, concert lounge, TV studios, offices and house the Hip Hop Arts and Media Academy. The proceeds from the Annual Hip Hop Hall of Fame Awards Induction Ceremony and Concert TV Special will benefit the […]

Listen To The 2nd Installment Of Josh P’s ‘Harlem Renaissance’

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Hailing from Harlem, USA, Josh P has been putting his lyrical dexterity on full display, releasing new material throughout the year, and as promised, today he lets go of the second installment of his “Harlem Renaissance” mixtape series. The 10 track project is very light on outside contributions, giving Josh P the space to max out on his creativity. Be sure […]