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Big Apple Basketball Challenge

After a four year absence, Big Apple Basketball hosted it's ninth annual Big Apple Basketball Challenge at Baruch College. This event was New York City Basketball at its best, showcasing some of the best upcoming talent out of NYC. 

In the day's match ups: 

  • Archbishop Molloy defeated Boys and Girls: 65 - 57
  • Monsignor Scallon defeated Thurgood Marshall: 78 - 61
  • Thomas Jefferson defeated Cardinal Hayes: 74 - 75
  • Iona Prep defeated Wings: 78 - 65

Notable players include: Thomas Jefferson senior, Shamorie Ponds (St. John’s); Iona Prep senior, Ty Jerome (Virginia); Cardinal Hayes senior, Clive Allen; Wings senior, Jose Perez; and Archbishop Molloy freshman, Cole Anthony (son of former NBA player, Greg Anthony).

For more information: www.BigAppleBasketball.com

Higher Than 7 Covers Big Apple Basketball Challenge

The Big Apple Basketball Challenge is a basketball event to showcase the top high school public league and catholic league teams.  The BAB Challenge is designed to show the supremacy of New York City’s public or catholic leagues on the basketball court.  The games are played at a very high level with bragging rights at stake. The 9th Annual, 2015 BAB Challenge will feature eight of the top New York City boys’ public and catholic high school teams.

SCHEDULE:

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2015 @ Baruch College, NYC

  • 12pm - Boys and Girls (PSAL-Brooklyn) vs. Archbishop Molloy (CHSAA-Queens)
  • 2pm - Thurgood Marshall (PSAL-Manhattan) vs. Monsignor Scanlan (CHSAA-Bronx)
  • 4pm - Thomas Jefferson (PSAL-Brooklyn) vs. Cardinal Hayes (CHSAA-Bronx)
  • 6pm - Wings (PSAL-Bronx) vs. Iona Prep (CHSAA-New Rochelle)

$10 GENERAL ADMISSION, $5 YOUTH & HS STUDENTS W/ SCHOOL ID

Anis Taylor - PhillyCAM's December Member Of The Month

Anis Taylor was named PhillyCAM's December Member of the Month! His profile is featured on the front page of the PhillyCAM website. Check out the article to read about the evolution of Anis Taylor AKA AT SoundZ. 

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Udini La Voz and Junior Zuñiga

Udini La Voz performs with Grammy nominated salsa artist Junior Zuñiga at the Union Latina Mix and Mingle. The event brought together like-minded Latino entreprenuers to enjoy a night of networking and music. 

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Udini La Voz featured in El Sol Latino Newspaper

The Nov 25 - Dec 2 edition of El Sol Latino published an article about Udini La Voz, explaining his craft, passion, and ambitions to the Latino community in the tri-state area. The article celebrates Udini La Voz becoming a board member of Panama International Tri State Association and explains the mission of Higher Than 7. 

The article is also featured on the El Sol Website 

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

UNION LATINA MIX & MINGLE

To all Latino business owners in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas, this is the place to be on Nov 27th... Come mix and mingle with other business owners, members of different organizations, bosses, managers, presidents, directors etc that will be under the same roof that you are in. Let your organization be known by other organizations. Grammy nominated salsa artist Junior Zuñiga will be our special guest and others. This event is from 9pm - 2am 

Monday, November 23, 2015

NAKIA - The Short Film - Day 1

The first day of shooting for NAKIA The Short Film was an immense success. The excitement and professionalism by the cast and crew translated into immeasurable energy captured on film. Ms. Jade and Hollowman, put forth outstanding performances, and all supporting cast members executed their roles perfectly. The shooting will wrap up tomorrow, and post production will begin immediately after that. Stay tuned to Higher Than 7 for further information on NAKIA.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Higher Than 7 Partners with Trekker Live

Higher Than 7 Productions has teamed up with Trekker Live to produce live streaming events on the Trekker Live App. The Higher Than 7 channel will allow fans to stay connected with all the Higher Than 7 artists, programs, and events. With a slew of original content in the works, expect to see a lot of Higher Than 7 programming on the Trekker Live platform in the near future. Programming will include music, sports, arts, and entertainment. 

Trekker Live is a cutting edge mobile app that transports the viewer out of their chair and into the action. They put you in the driver's seat allowing access to multiple camera angles, detailed player stats, instant replay options and exciting gamification features.

Features:

  • Multiple camera angles: Become the director and choose between 4 camera angles, the broadcast feed, or view all the action at once in the ‘mixer’ view.
  • Instant replays: For the first time ever, users have the ability to see a replay from every angle at the same time or in full screen.
  • Team stats: Touching the scoreboard displays real-time player stats.
  • Trekker Live is 'Mobile-izing' live sports, giving fans a glimpse into the next evolution of media convergence.

Download Trekker Live now at your app store on your smartphone or tablet. app.trekkerlive.com

 

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

NAKIA - The Short Film

Calling all aspiring actors and actresses

NAKIA - The Short Film is looking to fill roles for this classic Hip-Hop film starring Philly rap legends Ms. Jade and Hollowman. Please email headshots and reels to Nakiatheshortfilm@gmail.com for more information.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives - Philly Premiere

During the 1990s, Stretch and Bobbito introduced the world to an unsigned Nas, Biggie, Wu-Tang, and Big Pun, as well as an unknown Jay Z, Eminem, and the Fugees. The total record sales for all the artists that premiered on their show exceeds 300 million. The late-night radio show also had a cult following in the art and fashion world as well as the prison population. Fans would loyally tune in for the offbeat humor just as much as the exclusive tunes. Stretch and Bobbito brought a unique audience together and created a platform that changed music forever.

The philadelphia film premiere is on Wednesday, October 21, 7pm at Franky Bradleys, 1320 Chancellor Street, Philadelphia, PA. The event is hosted by Rich Medina followed by a Q&A session, and after party with Stretch, Bob, and Rich Medina DJ set. 

Directed By: Bobbito Garcia, 

For Tickets: http://stretchandbobbito.com/screenings

For More Info: http://stretchandbobbito.com

Saturday, October 3, 2015

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