NYC Honorary Street Names

Birdel

Birdelís Records Way (Brooklyn)
Present name:Nostrand Avenue
Location:Between Atlantic Avenue and Fulton Street
Honoree: This co-naming commemorates Birdelís Records, a record store that was open for more than a half century until recently. Birdelís Records opened in 1944 in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Through the years, the store drew such R&B legends as James Brown, Al Green, Patti LaBelle and Barry White who came to sign autographs. (Vann)
LL:2013/131


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