What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica with G. Keith Alexander

What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica with G. Keith Alexander

What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica with G. Keith Alexander is the crossroads where culture, lifestyle and community meet. Legendary New York radio/TV personality, G. Keith Alexander will tap into the who’s who in entertainment, empowerment and health and wellness to bring you exciting and unparalleled content. The G. Keith Alexander brand is that of an authentic New York City icon built on over thirty years of radio and television broadcasting excellence. His brand of coolness has come to represent to millions of fans, on-air fun, great music and engaging entertainment experiences. Tune in live every Friday at 10 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel.

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April 16, 2021 60 min
Billy Mr. Apollo Mitchell talks about his autobiography THEY CALL ME MR. APOLLO. And, his exciting role as the Apollo Theater's Historical Tour Manager and is now the landmark theater's Tour Director and resident historian. What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica with G. Keith Alexander is the crossroads where culture, lifestyle, and community meet. Legendary New York radio/TV personality, G. Keith Alexander will tap into the who’s wh...
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An accomplished actor and stage director, Phylicia Rashad became a household name when she portrayed Claire Huxtable on The Cosby Show, a character whose enduring appeal has earned her numerous honors and awards for over two decades. She has appeared as Carol on NBC’s This Is Us (2019 and 2020 Emmy nominations), Diana Dubois on the popular Fox TV series Empire, and as Dr. Woods-Trap in Tarrell Alvin McCraney's Peabody Award-win...
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A fun show with the legendary Hip-Hop DJ Chuck Chillout. Known the world over for breaking records for LL Cool J, Run-DMC, Salt-N-Pepa, and many others. As the former host of What's Hot! New York, the music and entertainment segment of Fox 5 New York’s “The McCreary Report”, G. Keith Alexander interviewed nearly 200 of today’s R&B and Hip-Hop artists and introduced his audiences to their hot debut releases, giving many the...
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With the world facing immense tragedies and challenges in 2020 due to Covid19, Gloria Gaynor helped usher in 2021 by singing her global anthem, “I Will Survive,” in New York City’s Times Square, honoring first responders and essential &frontline workers. Her performance was streamed around the world by the Times Square Alliance to a global audience of millions.
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Richard Roundtree's iconic career began while attending Southern Illinois University where he was on a football scholarship. After being spotted Richard signed with Johnson Publications to model in their Ebony Fashion Fair, touring 79 cities in 90 days. But rather than returning to school, Roundtree headed off to his home state of New York to begin acting lessons. He soon was asked to become a member of New York's acclaimed...
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Petronia Paley is an award-winning actor, director, playwright, and teacher. Ms. Paley was one of the pioneering African Americans in soap operas, landing a contract role on the daytime serial drama The Doctors as Dr. Jessie Rawlings. She moved on to One Life to Live as Harriet Johnson, then she portrayed Quinn Harding on Another World and finally played Vivian Grant on The Guiding Light. She appeared on Hollywood Squares. And, you...
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Kathy Sledge is a Renaissance woman — a singer, songwriter, author, producer, manager, and Grammy-nominated music icon whose boundless creativity and passion has garnered praise from critics and a legion of fans from all over the world. Her artistic triumphs encompass chart-topping hits, platinum albums, and successful forays into several genres of popular music. Kathy recently launched Family Room. What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica ...
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Freda Charcilia Payne is an American singer and actress. Payne is best known for her career in music during the mid–1960s through the mid–1980s. Her most notable record is her 1970 hit single, “Band of Gold“. Payne was also an actress in musicals and film, as well as the host of a TV talk show. Payne is the older sister of Scherrie Payne, a former singer with the American vocal group The Supremes. When Freda met Johnny – Freda Pa...
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In one of the most extraordinary examples of staying power the music industry has ever known, five-time Grammy Award-winning music legend, Dionne Warwick continues to regale audiences internationally. From the early 1960s on, her iconic sound set the bar in American pop music by earning more than 60 charted hit songs and selling over 100 million records. She has done more than entertain the world; as a humanitarian, she has advocat...
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Valarie Pettiford is an award-winning actor, dancer, and singer. She earned a Tony and Grammy nomination for “Fosse” and can be seen currently as series regular in 2 TV shows, Bad Wolf Production’s “A Discovery of Witches on AMC and BBC America as Emily Mather in the television adaptation of the “All Souls Trilogy” and as 'Chippy Duncan' in The Family Business on BET PLUS. Valarie also has a recurring role on 'Black AF&...
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Kathy Sledge is a Renaissance woman — a singer, songwriter, author, producer, manager, and Grammy-nominated music icon whose boundless creativity and passion has garnered praise from critics and a legion of fans from all over the world. Her artistic triumphs encompass chart-topping hits, platinum albums, and successful forays into several genres of popular music. Kathy recently launched Family Room. What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica ...
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A decorated Actress/Director/Author/Producer/Community Activist/Motivational Speaker and more, Phyllis is best known and respected for her work in film, stage, television, and comedy. Phyllis’s most notable roles are in films such as New Jack City, Die Hard With A Vengeance, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, The Inkwell, What’s Love Got To Do With It? and Malcolm X, among her in-depth film credits. Her recent contribution to the scre...
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An accomplished actor and stage director, Phylicia Rashad became a household name when she portrayed Claire Huxtable on The Cosby Show, a character whose enduring appeal has earned her numerous honors and awards for over two decades. She has appeared as Carol on NBC’s This Is Us (2019 and 2020 Emmy nominations), Diana Dubois on the popular Fox TV series Empire, and as Dr. Woods-Trap in Tarrell Alvin McCraney's Peabody Award-win...
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Keith David is a classically trained actor, winning 3 Emmys out of 6 nominations as well as being nominated for a Tony award. He starred in the recently concluded tv series Greenleaf for Oprah Winfrey's OWN network. Upcoming films include Horizon Line with Allison Williams (Get Out) and Black As Night, for Amazon. What’s Hot! HarlemAmerica with G. Keith Alexander is the crossroads where culture, lifestyle, and community meet. ...
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With the world facing immense tragedies and challenges in 2020 due to Covid19, Gloria Gaynor helped usher in 2021 by singing her global anthem, “I Will Survive,” in New York City’s Times Square, honoring first responders and essential &frontline workers. Her performance was streamed around the world by the Times Square Alliance to a global audience of millions.
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ROLONDA For more than three decades, her name, face, and distinctive voice have been known by audiences everywhere, thanks to her many award-winning works in television, radio, film, digital media, comedy, and her new book; a romantic suspense novel, called, DESTINY LINGERS, which is endorsed by Dr. Maya Angelou. The National Book Club Conference awarded Rolonda with the Bebe Moore Campbell Award for Excellence in Storytelling. She...
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A decorated Actress/Director/Author/Producer/Community Activist/Motivational Speaker and more, Phyllis is best known and respected for her work in film, stage, television, and comedy. Phyllis’s most notable roles are in films such as New Jack City, Die Hard With A Vengeance, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, The Inkwell, What’s Love Got To Do With It? and Malcolm X, among her in-depth film credits. Her recent contribution to the scre...
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This is a holiday encore presentation. With his now-legendary high-end store in Harlem, Dapper Dan was the pioneer of high-end streetwear in the 1980s, remixing classic luxury-brand logos into his own innovative, glamorous designs. -- Dapper Dan Made in Harlem Dapper Dan has quite a story to tell and it's all in his book. However, I got him to reveal some highlights and juicy nuggets with great enthusiasm. I learned about Harl...
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Derrin Henson Is a four-time NAACP IMAGE AWARD Nominated ACTOR and a one-time Nominated Author. Henson can now be seen on BET in Carl Weber’s The Family Business which is now in its second season. If that isn’t enough, Henson also stars on the UMC Network hit series Double Cross which Henson produces. Darrin Henson is known for his roles in the movies Stomp the Yard, The Express, Black Coffee, Tekken, and Netflix’s Black Bear. Hen...
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Richard Roundtree's iconic career began while attending Southern Illinois University where he was on a football scholarship. After being spotted Richard signed with Johnson Publications to model in their Ebony Fashion Fair, touring 79 cities in 90 days. But rather than returning to school, Roundtree headed off to his home state of New York to begin acting lessons. He soon was asked to become a member of New York's acclaimed...
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