1/13/23 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Popcaan – We Caa Done Ft Drake

Andrae Hugh Sutherland known professionally as Popcaan, is a Jamaican artist.In 2008, Popcaan joined Vybz Kartel’s Gaza Music Empire. In 2010, he released his breakthrough international hit “Clarks” with Kartel, an ode to the popular shoe brand. Continue reading

1/10/23 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Kabaka Pyramid ft. Buju Banton – Faded Away

Kabaka Pyramid teamed up with Buju Banton to record Faded Away. Produced by Damian Jr Gong Marley, this track from Kabaka Pyramid ‘s new album The Kalling contains excerpts from the anthemic Faded Away performed by Junior Byles. Continue reading

12/27/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Kabaka Pyramid ft. Damien Marley – Red Gold and Green

Red, Gold and Green three colors, which signifies so much to so many. For Kabaka Pyramid and Damian Jr Gong Marley it was worthy enough to unite their musical synergy to highlight the significance of the colors to Rastafari tradition and Reggae music. Continue reading

9/12/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: DJ Khaled – TSKMN ft. Skillibeng, Buju Banton, Capleton, Bounty Killer, Sizzla

DJ Khaled has gifted us with visuals for TSKMN featuring Skillibeng, Buju Banton, Capleton, Bounty Killer and Sizzla.DJ Khaled’s brand-new album God Did, TSKMN – an abbreviation for These Streets Know My Name unites some of Jamaica’s biggest stars to create a hard-hitting anthem. Continue reading

2/24/22 O&A NYC BLACK HISTORY MONTH THROWBACK THURSDAY: Bob Marley & The Wailers – No Woman, No Cry Live

Bob Marley and The Wailers 1977 Live at the Rainbow Concert is now streaming in full on the late reggae legend’s official YouTube channel.The stream marks the first time the concert has been shown in the exact running order since it took place on June 4th, 1977. The 13 song set includes the classics I Shot the Sheriff, No Woman, No Cry and Jammin. Continue reading

2/18/22 O&A NYC BLACK HISTORY MONTH SONG OF THE DAY: Popcaan, Imeru Tafari – Elevate

Popcaan unveiled a new single titled Elevate which features Imeru Tafari, the son of reggae superstar Queen Ifrica and grandson of reggae legend Derrick Morgan. Continue reading

12/22/21 O&A NYC WITH WALESTYLEZ SONG OF THE DAY: Koffee – They Harder They Fall

Mikayla Simpson better known as Koffee is a reggae artist from Spanish Town, Jamaica. She released her debut single Burning in 2017 and in 2019 signed with Columbia Records. Her 2019 EP Rapture won the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album at the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards, making Koffee the youngest person and only woman to be awarded in the Best Reggae Album category. Continue reading

2/12/21 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Protoje ft. Koffee – Switch It Up

Protoje is a contemporary Reggae artist from Jamaica. His mother is Jamaican artist Lorna Bennett, best for her rendition of Breakfast in Bed. His father is a former Calypso king from the island Saint Vincent. Continue reading

11/24/20 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Sean Paul ft. Dua Lipa – No Lie

No Lie is by reggae artist Sean Paul that features English pop artist Dua Lipa, from the former’s first EP, Mad Love The Prequel. The song was written by Sean Paul, Andrew Jackson, Emily Warren, Sermstyle and Pip Kembo.  Continue reading