6/21/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Chris Brown – WE (Warm Embrace)

Chris Brown may have found the perfect dance partner in Normani. In his new video for WE (Warm Embrace), the former Fifth Harmony member helps Chris crank up the heat with a sizzling salsa inspired dance. Continue reading

6/6/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Mahalia – I Wish I Missed My Ex

Mahalia Burkmar  known mononymously as Mahalia, is a British Jamaican singer, songwriter and actress. Mahalia has released several EPs and two albums, Diary of Me  and Love and Compromise. She also acted in the film Brotherhood. In 2018, she was ranked number one on YouTube’s Ones to Watch list. Continue reading

5/2/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Kehlani -Everything

Hot off the release of her album Blue Water Road, Kehlani takes it to the hood in the LP’s new video, Everything.Accompanied by a dancer and a trumpeter, the Oaktown singer croons over a love interest while cruising the streets, posted up on the block and kicking it at a house party. Continue reading

4/18/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY SPECIAL: DJ Kayslay – Living Legend ft. Jadakiss, Queen Latifah & Bun B

Keith Grayson professionally known as DJ Kay Slay, was an American disc jockey and record executive from New York City. He is referred to by The New York Times as Hip Hop’s One-Man Ministry of Insults.Grayson was originally a prominent graffiti artist, having been featured in the 1983 hip hop documentary, Style Wars. One of Grayson’s better known tags was Dez. Continue reading

4/1/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Summer Walker, SZA ft. Cardi B – No Love

As Summer Walker’s sophomore album, Still Over It continues to make waves throughout the industry for its raw depiction of life as a scorned woman and single parent, Summer decided to take something great and elevate it to new heights.Her sultry single No Love, which initially featured SZA, has been remixed to include a new verse from Cardi B with a visual to match. Continue reading

3/18/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Aiyana Lee – Gangster of Love

Aiyana-Lee Anderson also known simply as Aiyana-Lee, is a British pop singer who is best known for collabing with KSI on the song Killa Killa. Continue reading

2/9/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Saweetie ft. H.E.R – Closer

Diamonté Quiava Valentin Harper known professionally as Saweetie is a Hip Hop artist. After the release of her debut single Icy Girl in 2018, she was signed to her then manager Max Gousse’s record label Artistry Worldwide, a subsidiary of Warner Records.
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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

2/7/22 O&A NYC BLACK HISTORY MONTH SONG OF THE DAY: Toni Braxton – You Mean The World To Me

You Mean the World to Me is by R&B artist Toni Braxton. It was written and produced by L.A Reid, Babyface and Daryl Simmons for her self titled album. Continue reading

2/4/22 O&A NYC BLACK HISTORY MONTH SONG OF THE DAY: John Legend, The Roots Ft. Melanie Fiona, Common – Wake Up Everybody

Wake Up Everybody! is a collaborative song by R&B artist John Legend and Hip Hop band The Roots, released September 21, 2010, by GOOD Music and Columbia Records. It was produced by John Legend with band members Ahmir Questlove Thompson and James Poyser and features guest appearances by CL Smooth, Malik Yusef, Common and Melanie Fiona among others. Continue reading