9/17/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: Tiwa Savage – “49-99”

Tiwatope Savage professionally known as Tiwa Savage, is a singer, songwriter and actress. Born in Lagos, Nigeria she relocated to London at the age of 11 to pursue a secondary education.Five years later she began her music career doing backup vocals for artists such as George Michael and Mary J.Blige. Continue reading

8/19/19 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Jorja Smith – Be Honest ft. Burna Boy

 

Jorja Alice Smith  is an English pop artist from Walsall, West Midlands. She has released several singles since January 2016 and collaborated with other artists including BurnaBoy, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Kali Uchis and Stormzy. She released her extended play, Project 11 in November 2016. Continue reading

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

7/25/19 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

7/13/19 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WaleStylez: Runtown- Emotions


Runtown, born Douglas Jack Agu in Enugu, is a 29 year old Nigerian singer, songwriter and producer of hip-hop, R&B, reggae, Afro Pop and rap genres. Continue reading

7/4/19 O&A NYC WHATS HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND: JULY 4- JULY 7, 2019

July 4th is the start of a four day summer holiday weekend and New York is just getting warmed up. We will have a hot dog eating contest at Coney Island and a seafood boil festival in Brooklyn. Tap dance in Chelsea and Afropop in Central Park. Not to mention a jazz brunch in Harlem. Here are a few of the many events happening in the city that never sleeps, guaranteed to keep you Out and About.

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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

4/7/19 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