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Jay-Z to Celebrate Album Release in NoLIta Tonight

The reigning hip-hop king will be at the Openhouse Gallery for a three-day pop-up event celebrating his new album with Kanye West, "Watch the Throne."

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Lady Gaga Reveals Herself at Fashion Award Show

Lady Gaga spoke about the influence of fashion in her life as a teenager while accepting an award for fashion icon.

Manhattan »

Kanye West Performs at Gil Scott-Heron Memorial

Kanye West reportedly gave a surprise performance at Riverside Church during a memorial for Gil Scott-Heron.

Midtown & Theater District »

Kayne West to Perform at MoMA

West will bring his "beautiful dark twisted fantasy" to the museum for a benefit concert.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Kanye West's Cover Artist Explores 'Mental States' of New Yorkers

George Condo's explicit new exhibit opened at the New Museum Tuesday morning.

Manhattan »

Lil' Wayne Says he Passed Rikers Time Playing Uno, Reading Bible, Report Says

Lil' Wayne said he became an expert Uno player and read the entire Bible during his stretch at Riker's Island.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Celebrity Hotspot Nello's Bid for SoHo License Heads for a Vote

Nello, the Madison Ave. eatery popular among celebrities wants to open a SoHo location, and residents aren't happy.

Manhattan »

Twitter Played an Increased Role in New York City News in 2010

New York was the source of many entertaining and news making tweets in in the twitterverse in 2010.

Manhattan »

Kanye West, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber Headlined the Most Unforgettable Performances of 2010

From Kanye West to Josh Groban, New Yorkers were treated to memorable performances in 2010.

Midtown & Theater District »

LeBron James and Amar'e Stoudemire Party in Chelsea on Eve of Garden Clash

New Yorkers are jazzed up to root on the Knicks and boo LeBron James at Madison Square Garden on Friday.

Manhattan »

Kanye West Still Ranting Against Taylor Swift, Report Says

The rapper dissed Taylor Swift at a surprise show at the Bowery Ballroom Wednesday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Kanye West to Play Surprise Show at Bowery Ballroom Tuesday Night

The Grammy Award-winning artist will reportedly play his new album in its entirety at the Bowery Ballroom.