Rest in Peace. With hearts heavy around the world right now with the passing of Nelson Mandela. He led a tireless, valiant and successful struggle that brought freedom to millions.
His efforts were watched and supported by millions in the United States, whose same struggle has been so well recounted in the PBS series The African Americans.
As you honour the legacy of Nelson Mandela please make time to watch this amazing series by yourself or with family and friends. Watch one minute of one episode and you won’t be able to stop, it is so captivating.
A brief history of Nelson Mandela
A segment from The African Americans
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By HarlemHouse An event not to be missed. For those Stevie Wonder fans and Apollo Theater enthusiasts here is the perfect event for you. This coming Monday June 13, at the Apollo Theater the musical icon STEVIE WONDER will be inducted into the Apollo Legends Hall of Fame. What a night this will be! As mentioned in the above flyer “Due to unprecedented demand tickets, a limited number of $500. tickets have been released to the Apollo’s Anual Spring Gala.”
As a bonus, the legendary artist will give a special perfromance with friends celebrating his extraordinary career. The list includes: Melanie Fiona, Yolanda Adams, Raphael Saadiq and Take 6. More friends to be announced soon.
What an incredible event here in the heart of Harelm to start off the summer in honoring one of – if not the best singer, songrwriter and performer of all time.
For more information please email…
ApolloSpringGala@JKSEvents.com or call (212) 380-8946
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