HARLEM WEEK Opening Gala
A presentation of a proclamation to the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce (GHCC) was accepted by founding HARLEM WEEK members Lloyd Williams, Stephanie Francis and William Rogers. André De Shields, a broadway actor, was honored by Mayor Bill de Blasio, and Ekundayo Bandele, a representative from the City of Memphis, was honored by GHCC. Tiannah Adams, this year's HARLEM WEEK scholarship recipient was also presented with an award.
Live Entertainment Provided By:
Phil Young House of Blues Experience: Phil Young (Lead & Drums), Andy Story (Guitar), Ed Cherry (Guitar), Jeff Levine (Keyboar), Lee Marvin (Bass), Roy Bennett (Vocals), Tina Fabrique (Vocals)
Memphis Singing Duo: Talibah Safyira (Vocals)Dylan Kaminkow (Bass)
The Feeling Messengers: Miguel Valdes, Mariang Valdes, Román Díaz