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Email It's an talent competition that's been around for some 80 years -- long before reality TV. Not all the amateurs who participate go on to stardom, but many of them do, and proudly say they got their start at the Apollo Theater.
Anthony Mason is our ticket inside: As a dentist in New York City, Dr. Matthew Hashimoto is an artist in other Apollo theater mouths. But he's also an artist with his own. Courtesy Apollo Theater Foundation He has another identity: Hashimoto made his debut at Harlem's Apollo Theater two years ago.
Going up on stage, he said, was "intimidating. Ella Fitzgerald was one of the first winners of "Amateur Night" in And it's still part of the Apollo legacy now. Long before "American Idol," the Apollo's "Amateur Night" gave birth to the slogan, "Where stars are born and legends are made.
It was [known] worldwide. We started off being the opening act because we didn't have a record back then.
And it was flying up the charts. But we were an opening act and we didn't have but two songs!
And that was it. They didn't just put you on stage; they critiqued you, and they gave you what you needed to get better. And from there we just went.
And before we knew it we were headlining. But I give that thanks to the training that they gave us right here at the Apollo.Apollo Theater: Apollo Theater, theatre established in at West th Street in the Harlem district of New York City.
It has been a significant venue for African American popular music. The Apollo was the central theatre on Harlem’s main commercial street, and its position reflects its central role in.
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