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Chef Marcus Samuelsson is one of the best-known chefs in the world. He was guest chef at the first state dinner of the Barack Obama presidency, and his Harlem hotspot, Red Rooster, which opened in late 2010, has hosted former presidents (both Obama and Bill Clinton have dined there) and our favorite billionaire (Oprah Winfrey). Rolling…

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HarlemEatUp! began as a one-day festival in May 2015 and has evolved into a week-long charity vehicle that concludes this weekend with “The Ultimate Grand Tasting at The Harlem Stroll” at Morningside Park. Rolling out spoke exclusively with chef Marcus Samuelsson about the evolution and spirit of the Harlem-grown festival, his relationship with Harlem, and…

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The New York premiere of ‘Free Angela and All Political Prisoners’ held at The Schomburg Center Langston Hughes Auditorium.  ‘Free Angela and All Political Prisoners’ is a documentary that chronicles the life of young college professor Angela Davis, and how her social activism implicates her in a botched kidnapping attempt that ends with a shootout, four…

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 Harlem Arts Alliance Presents:  On the “A” w/Souleo   While the average American lifespan is projected to increase that doesn’t mean that hip-hop is welcoming of performers over a certain age, according to legendary rapper Chuck D of Public Enemy. On the group’s new single, “I Shall Not be Moved” from the album Most Of…

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