8/10/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: 2Face – African Queen

Innocent Ujah Idibia, known by his stage name 2Baba, is a Afro pop artist, singer, songwriter, producer and entrepreneur. Prior to July 2014, he went by the stage name 2face Idibia.He is one of the most decorated and successful Afro pop artists in Africa, and is also one of the most bankable artists in Africa.  Continue reading

7/30/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: Burna Boy On Fusing Hip-Hop With Afrobeat, Fela Kuti Inspiration

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

Burna Boy was interviewed on Breakfast Club about fusing Hip-Hop with Afrobeat, Fela Kuti inspiration, Nipsey Hussle and more. Burna Boy is Nigeria’s strength in terms music and culture. Continue reading

7/29/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WaleStylez: Choreographer and Dancer Nneka Irobunda performs Adekunle Gold- Kelegbe Megbe |

Nneka Irobunda, Nigerian choreographer and dancer, based in New York City, began training in heels with movement director Danielle Polano, seen in Step Up 2: The Streets. Continue reading

7/25/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: 2Baba – Amaka ft. Peruzzi

Innocent Ujah Idibia is known by his stage name 2Baba is singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur. Prior to July 2014, he went by the stage name 2faceHe is one of the most decorated and successful Afro-Pop artists in Africa, and is also one of the most bankable artists in Africa. 2Baba is actually in NewYork as we relate to his music today. Continue reading

5/21/19 O&A NYC WHATS HAPPENING THIS WEEK: May 20- May 27, 2019

It’s here! Memorial Day weekend- the official start of summer. We have an African-diaspora cultural festival in Brooklyn, and Afrobeats in Midtown. A genie grants big screen wishes and Love In Bloom on Staten Island. Here are a few of the many events happening in the city that never sleeps, guaranteed to keep you Out and About. Continue reading

5/13/19 O&A NYC WHATS HAPPENING THIS WEEK: May 13- 20, 2019

Its mid- May great walking weather. The dark heavy jackets have been replaced by light sweaters and floral prints as New Yorkers stroll down bustling streets in the world’s cultural Mecca. Art and dance are everywhere from Midtown to Brooklyn; we have Latin jazz in Harlem and Shakespeare and the Temptations are both on Broadway. Here are a few of the many events happening in the city that never sleeps, guaranteed to keep you Out and About. Continue reading

4/30/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: Yemi Alade Ft. Rick Ross – Oh My Gosh

Yemi Alade, Rick Ross Oh My Gosh. Yemi Alade has finally released her single OH My Gosh the remix  features Maybach Music chief Rick Ross who probably made the song a better one. Continue reading

4/20/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: Teknomiles – Duro

Augustine Miles Kelechi  popularly known by his stage name Tekno is a Afrobeat artist, producer, performer and dancer. Continue reading

4/7/19 O&A NYC WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK: April 7 through April 14, 2019

Its beginning to feel a lot like springtime, and New Yorkers are out and about!  And this week we have a new film about the Queen of Soul and a Fosse muse on Broadway. America’s mother of modern dance turns 93 in Chelsea and Arthur Mitchell’s dream turns 50. Here are a few of the many events happening in the city that never sleeps, guaranteed to keep you Out and About. Continue reading

3/21/19 O&A NYC WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK: March 20- March 24, 2019

 

Spring has finally arrived! Soon the flowers will be in bloom and love will be in the air. And if you love the arts you will find dance from Da Bronx to the Chelsea, music in Brooklyn and at Radio City Music Hall, karaoke night in Garden City and explore Asian culture and art throughout the city. Here are a few of the many events happening in the city that never sleeps, guaranteed to keep you Out and About. Continue reading