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Stevie Wonder wowed the world as a 12-year-old musical protege at the world famous Apollo Theater in 1962 and now, almost 50 years later, he’s … Continue reading Stevie Wonder to Join Apollo Theatre Hall of Fame

At age 68, Paul McCartney has the richest catalogue in pop music to wander around in. Only Bob Dylan could argue the point. . On a snowy night at… Continue reading McCartney performs radio concert at Apollo

Apollo 13 (15th Anniversary Edition) [Blu-ray]

Nominated for nine Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, Apollo 13 blasts off onto Blu-ray™ Hi-Def for the first time ever with Blu-ray™ exclusive bonus features. Produced by Academy Award® winner Brian Grazer and directed by Oscar® winner Ron Howard, Apollo 13 stars two-time Academy Award® winner Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, Bill Paxton… Continue reading Apollo 13 (15th Anniversary Edition) [Blu-ray]

New York’s Apollo Theater Monday unveiled its own Hollywood-style Walk of Fame where it can honor the African-American music legends who rose to fame from Harlem’s iconic music hall on 125th Street. The first in a series of plaques displayed on the sidewalk under the famous Apollo marquee were shown to the public — they include Quincy Jones, Patty … Continue reading New York's Apollo Theater unveils Walk of Fame

Jackson, Brown among Apollo’s Walk of Fame in NY

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York’s Apollo Theater took on a touch of Hollywood on Monday when it began installing its own Walk of Fame with plaques that will honor entertainers including late singers James Brown and Michael Jackson. The famed Harlem auditorium had every year been creating its own Hall of Fame list of legends who had close ties … Continue reading Jackson, Brown among Apollo's Walk of Fame in NY