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New York’s leading lights share their personal favorites from the city they love

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  1. talent-takeover-ajr_200 Talent Takeover: AJR

    On Friday, July 29, the New York-based group AJR sat down with in the artists' Chelsea apartment to chat with fans about an upcoming tour, newly released music, favorite aspects of touring and -- of course --Pokémon Go ...
  2. Mark Strong (Photo: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

    Mark Strong’s New York

    When I first came to New York, I thought of the New York that I had seen in movies. And here I was experiencing it in real life. I remember the first time I saw steam coming out from a manhole cover in a street. ...
  3. Jorge Gomez

    Jorge Gomez’s New York

    Jorge Gomez is the founder and musical director of the three-time Grammy-nominated Afro-Caribbean music group Tiempo Libre. ...
  4. Colin Quinn in a scene from Colin Quinn The New York Story (Photo: Mike Lavoie)

    Comedian Colin Quinn’s New York

    Colin Quinn is currently performing in his critically acclaimed show, The New York Story, which he ...
  5. Michael Cerveris

    Michael Cerveris’ New York

    The two-time Tony Award-winning actor, who stars in the hit musical Fun Home, just released the haunting and beautiful song "Pony Girl" with his band, Loose Cattle. Originally performed  ...
  6. George Takei (Photo: Adam Bouska)

    George Takei’s New York

    I did a civil rights musical back in 1959 and ’60 in Los Angeles. An off-Broadway producer bought the rights, and he said to the Los Angeles cast, "I can’t promise you anything, but if you come to New York and audition, you have a leg up because you’ve been doing it for a year there." ...
  7. Lin-Manuel Miranda (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

    Lin-Manuel Miranda’s New York

    What do you love about New York City? 1. Eating barbecue. I love to take my wife out to eat. My wife is a total foodie. We go wherever we can, whenever we can ...
  8. Ruthie Ann Miles

    Ruthie Ann Miles’ New York

    New York is funny. I grew up in Hawai'i, so my first impressions of New York were when I was visiting during high school. I ogled the fastest walkers in the world, I walked around with my head up ...
  9. Micah Stock

    Micah Stock’s New York

    What do you love about New York City? 1. I love walking to the water in Red Hook. I used to live over there and it’s just so peaceful ...
  10. Leanne Cope (Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

    Leanne Cope’s New York

    I’m still feeling very much like a visitor in New York. It doesn’t feel like home yet, so it’s very exciting ...