11/8/18 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez MOVIE TRAILER: For The Children: 25 Years of Enter The Wu-Tang 36 Chambers (Trailer)

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr

Wu-Tang Clan revealed plans for a new documentary about their legendary debut studio album Enter the Wu-Tang 36 Chambers. Fittingly titled For The Children: 25 Years of Enter The Wu-Tang 36 Chambers, the film will thoroughly document the back-story behind Wu-Tang’s game changing first LP, and is being released to celebrate its 25-year anniversary.The documentary will feature A$AP Rocky, Joey Bada$$ and more. Continue reading

9/12/17 (Repost) O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez SONG OF THE DAY: Taylor Swift – Look What You Made Me Do

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr.

Look What You Made Me Do by pop artist Taylor Swift from her upcoming sixth studio album, Reputation. The song released last night, August 25, 2017, along with the preorder of the album. Continue reading

9/20/17 (Repost) O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH Walestylez: Fela Kuti- Teacher Don’t Teach Me Nonsense Live at Glastonbury Festival (1984)

Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti performing his hit Teacher Don’t Teach Me Nonsense live at the 1984  Glastonbury Festival. Continue reading

4/24/17 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez SONG OF THE DAY: Adele- NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr.

Adele, the Grammy-winning U.K. pop star,  showcases her brilliant voice and seemingly effortless charisma in a stripped-down three-song set at the NPR Music offices.   Continue reading

3/24/17 O&A NYC CELEBRATING WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH- MUSIC: Bobbi Humphrey- Jazz Trailblazer

Jazz trailblazer and icon Bobbi Humphrey sat down with O&A NYC Editor-In-Chief Walter Rutledge to discuss her storybook career prior to her March 25th performances of Bobbi Humphrey’s Homemade Jam in Harlem at Ginny’s Supper Club- Red Rooster.   Continue reading

2/4/17 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WaleStylez: Femi Kuti- Dem Bobo

Legendary Afrobeat superstar Femi Kuti returned to Lagos to work on rebuilding the new Shrine and released an unbelievable live project recorded in the heat of the moment in his own venue Live At The Shrine (2004). Continue reading

10/30/16 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez HALLOWEEN SONG OF THE DAY: Evanescence- Going Under

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr. amy-lee-vocal-range

Going Under, a song by American rock band Evanescence released on September 9, 2003, as the second single from their debut album Fallen. Continue reading

9/16/16 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez FASHION: Air Jordan 4 Premium Releases September 17, 2016

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr.

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Air Jordan 4 is slated to release on September 17, 2016. The sneaker features a luxurious quilted Obsidian leather colorway. The Air Jordan 4 will retail for $400.  Continue reading

8/8/16 O&A NYC WITH WaleStylez SONG OF THE DAY: Janelle Monáe and Jidenna – Yoga

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr.

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Yoga, by Janelle Monae and Jidenna, released on March 31, 2015 as the second single from Monáe’s upcoming Wondaland Records collective EP, The Eephus. Continue reading

6/20/16 O&A NYC WITH Walestylez FASHION RECAP:Barrington Levy & Jah Life x Supreme 2016 Spring/Summer Collection

By Adewale Adekanbi Jr.

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The legend Barrington Levy just did a collaboration with Supreme. Its an honor within the culture of reggae. Levy was born in Clarendon, Jamaica. He formed a band called the Mighty Multitude, with his cousin, Everton Dacres; the pair released My Black Girl in 1977. Levy established his solo career the next year with A Long Time Since We Don’t Have No Love; though the single was a failure, the fourteen-year-old was a popular performer at Jamaican dancehalls. Continue reading