Free & open to the public from 5 PM - 7 PM EDT
Dance, Entertainment, Family/Youth, Music
Apollo joins HARLEM WEEK’s at Home Dance Party online series with live DJ’s spinning underneath our iconic marquee. Join the party in person on 125th street or tune in from home at HARLEMWEEK.com. Musical conductors from The Harlem Connection radio show and Uptown Vinyl Supreme’s DJ Sunny Cheeba keep the party going from 5 – 7pm.
Afterward, join us for a special HARLEM WEEK edition of Amateur Night at the Apollo. Harlem residents, employees, business owners, and students receive 50% Amateur Night tickets throughout August.
DJ Black Icon 1
DJ Black Icon 1
DJ Black Icon 1 is a Musical Conductor and Producer for The Harlem Connection radio show on WBAI-FM and RhythmAndSoulRadio.com. He is the Co-Chair of the NY Chapter of the Worldwide DJ Network. DJ Black Icon 1 also hosts the MusicalPathways Radio Show on RhythmAndSoulRadio.com, Twitch.TV/MusicalPathwaysRadio, and WHCR-FM and has rocked turntables in NYC, Austin, and Ibiza.
“Now here’s a funky introduction to how nice I am,” says The L.A.W., the Conceiver, Executive Producer, and Musical Conductor of The Harlem Connection weekly radio show that provide you the artists and the sounds that helped establish Harlem as a cultural Mecca. You can come aboard The Harlem Connection Fridays at 10PM via WBAI 99.5FM or www.WBAI.org/listen-live or www.RhythmAndSoulRadio.com.
MamaSoul serves as an indie soul music ambassador at events, working with gifted artists like The Rakiem Walker Project; host and producer of the conversation series “People On Purpose” and the mobile podcast “Life in the key of M.” In 2020, “MamaSoul” accepted the invitation to come abroad as a Musical Conductor and Producer of The Harlem Connection radio show, heard Fridays at 10PM via WBAI 99.5FM (in NYC), or www.WBAI.org/listen-live or www.RhythmAndSoulRadio.com.
Sunny Cheeba is a multi-dimensional creative weaving her passions of DJing, farming, and plant alchemy into her life’s work. Liberating the land by day and the dance floor by night Sunny’s mission involves uplifting the mind, body and soul. In 2015, she helped birth Uptown Vinyl Supreme, a Bronx born DJ collective and community organization paying homage to the analogue roots of music, party and dance culture. From collectively organizing over 100+ parties throughout NYC, hosting workshops, rocking SummerStage and local parks, their motto will always be “Vinyl to The People.”