When Salt-n-Pepa Filmed a Music Video Inside a Derelict Sunshine Cinema [VIDEO]

Posted February 15, 2018 at 5:07 am

Back in 1994, seven years before the Sunshine Cinema debuted for a second time, 143 East Houston Street was just another derelict Lower East Side building. Photogenic fodder for two local girls who reached stardom. Long after its stint as the Houston Hippodrome (Yiddish Theater) and, later, the “Sunshine Cinema” nickelodeon, the building itself fell on […]

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That Time When Salt-n-Pepa Posed on Avenue C

Posted June 5, 2013 at 10:11 am

Came across this candid photo the other day. Babyfaced Salt n Pepa chillin’ outside an Avenue C bodega in 1986. The Queens-based rap outfit was in Alphabet City posing for a photo shoot, first in their career. It was apparently for a British mag called Sky. Photographer Janette Beckman states on her website: On a […]

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