12/26/18 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: Sheck Wes – Mo Bamba

Mo Bamba is a single by Hip Hop artist Sheck Wes. It was released on June 16, 2017 by Cactus Jack Records, GOOD Music and Interscope Records. It serves as a single from his debut studio album, Mudboy. Continue reading

12/26/18 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Post Malone, Swae Lee – Sunflower

Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) is by Hip Hop artist Post Malone and Swae Lee for the soundtrack to the film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.The song was released as a single on October 18, 2018. Continue reading

12/16/18 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Teyana Taylor – Gonna Love Me (Remix) ft. Ghostface Killah, Method Man, Raekwon

Teyana Taylor is an R&B artist, actress, dancer, and model from Harlem. In 2012, she signed to Kanye West’s GOOD Music label through Def Jam after asking for her release from Star Trak.In memory of Kim Porter. Continue reading

12/13/18 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY: Canibus – Second Round K.O.

Second Round K.O. is a single from  Canibus. The song was produced by Wyclef Jean  and his cousin Jerry Wonder and featured spoken vocals from boxer Mike Tyson.Second Round K.O. is a diss track by Canibus directed at  LL Cool J. Continue reading

12/12/18 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: MeekMill freestyles over Back To Back

Robert Rihmeek Williams known stage name as Meek Mill, is a Hip Hop artist from Philadelphia. He embarked on his music career as a battle rapper, and later formed a short-lived rap group, The Bloodhoundz. Continue reading

12/12/18 O&A NYC REVIEW: Lazarus- Ailey American Dance Theater

By Walter Rutledge

Rennie Harris has achieved two “firsts” during the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 60th anniversary season. Harris has become the first year-long Ailey Artist-in-Residence and his ballet Lazarus is the first two act ballet commissioned by the company. The hour-long work shows significant artistic growth and is less hip-hop and more Harris. Continue reading

12/11/18 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY SPECIAL PERFORMANCE: Pusha T @ BAPE Show 2018 Madison Square Garden

Bape commemorates its 25th anniversary in a huge way.The Bape Head Show 2018 featured some of the most artist including Pusha T, Kid Cudi, Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean, Lil Yachty and DJ Chipa Sounds. Continue reading

12/5/18 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: J.I.D – Off Deez ft. J. Cole


Destin Route also known by his stage name J.I.D, is a Hip Hop artist from Atlanta, Georgia. He is part of the musical collective Spillage Village founded by Earth Gang in 2010. Continue reading

12/1/18 O&A NYC 24 DAYS OF NUTCRACKER: California Philharmonic Dancers – The Nutcracker Live 2015

California Philharmonic Dancers CalPhil with “So You Think You Can Dance” and “America’s Best Dance Crew” dancers/choreographers Cyrus “Glitch” Spencer, James “BDash” Derrick and Kevin “Konkrete” Davis are featured on Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, op. 71 (1892). Continue reading

12/1/18 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Travis Scott – YOSEMITE

Astroworld is an album by Hip Hop artist Travis Scott. It was released on August 3, 2018, by Cactus Jack Records, Epic Records and Grand Hustle Records. Continue reading