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Questlove to Direct ‘Black Woodstock’ Documentary About the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival

Ahmir Thompson, who goes by the better-known moniker Questlove, will be directing a feature documentary, “Black Woodstock,” about the Harlem Cultural Festival that took place in 1969, Variety reports. The Harlem Cultural Festival, dubbed “Black Woodstock” by its attendees, took place in Harlem’s Mount Morris Park the same summer as…

Marcus Samuelsson, EY Link Up for 'Harlem EatUp!'

The food, culture and art of New York City’s historic Harlem neighborhood is celebrated at Harlem EatUp!, an annual festival that not only highlights the vibrant community but has also brought economic growth to Harlem. Award-winning Chef Marcus Samuelsson and Herb Karliz, president of Karlitz & Company, united three years…