4/9/18 O&A NYC DANCE: Lloyd Knight- In His Zone

Lloyd Knight, principal dancer with Martha Graham Dance Company, is in his zone. He  joined the Graham Company in 2005 and was promoted to soloist in 2009. In 2014 hard work, diligence and appreciation for choreography Knight simply defines as, “art” was rewarded with a promotion to principal dancer.  On Wednesday April 11th the Martha Graham Dance Company will begin a four performance New York City season at New York City Center. O&A NYC Editor in Chief Walter Rutledge sat down with Lloyd for what has become our annual pre-season chat. Continue reading

3/5/18 O&A NYC LIFESTYLE: 6 Things Trans Women Want You To Know With Carmen Carrera

Transgender model and actress Carmen Carrera, breaks down a few important facts everyone should know about trans women. Continue reading

2/24/18 O&A NYC FASHION: A Day In The Life Of Naomi Campbell- British Vogue

British Vogue follows contributing editor Naomi Campbell for 24 hours as she drops in on Off-White’s Virgil Abloh and pays tribute to Azzedine Alaïa at the Fashion Awards 2017. Continue reading

2/21/18 O&A NYC FILM: Tyson Beckford- Chocolate City Stripetease Scene

Tyson Beckford, model, actor and recent Chippendales entertainer gives us a stripe tease. Continue reading

2/10/18 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY ANYTHING GOES- CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Naomi Campbell Supermodel

naomi-campbell-makeup Naomi Elaine Campbell, an English-born model, of African Jamaican descent and Chinese Jamaican ancestry through her paternal grandmother, who carried the family name Ming. Recruited at the age of 15, she established herself among the top three most recognizable and in-demand models of the late 1980s and the 1990s, and she was one of six models of her generation declared supermodels by the fashion world. Continue reading

2/10/18 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY EXTRA! – ANYTHING GOES: The Versace Tribute Collection- Spring/Summer 2018

“This collection is a Tribute to the life and works of Gianni. Continue reading

1/6/18 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WaleStylez: The Congo Dandies: living in poverty and spending a fortune to look like a million dollars

“La Sape” is a unique movement based in Congo that unites fashion-conscious men who are ready to splurge money they don’t really have on designer clothes. Dressing in stark contrast with their surroundings, these elegant ambiance-makers become true local celebrities… but this fame comes at a price. Continue reading

11/10/17 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: Moschino’s “Empress’ New Clothes” Dress Costs $700

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

Everyone knows the story of the Emperor’s New Clothes- the story of a gullible king whose vanity leads him to parade down the streets naked. Now for the mere fee of $700 Moschino will help you recreate the same royal feeling of public nakedness. Continue reading

11/8/17 O&A NYC HEALTH AND WELLNESS: Lazar Angelov- Motivation

Lazar Angelov dedicated his life to bodybuilding since 2006. His  balanced physique and incredible definition has allowed him to  dominate both the sport of Bodybuilding, fitness modeling and personal training. Continue reading

11/4/17 O&A NYC ITS SATURDAY- ANYTHING GOES: Top 10 Best Stylish & Popular Beard Styles For Black Men 2018


O&A NYC shares the top 10 new trends and styles for facial hair. Whether you sport a low goatee or a full “Abe Lincoln” these are the latest and most requested looks for the fall and coming new year.  Continue reading