7/4/20 ITS SATURDAY- EXTRA: NWA Fuck Tha Police

“Right about now, N.W.A. court is in full effect
Judge Dre presiding
In the case of N.W.A. vs. the Police Department
Prosecuting attorneys are: MC Ren, Ice Cube
And Eazy motherfuckin’ E”- NWA
Continue reading

7/3/20 O&A NYC SHALL WE DANCE FRIDAY: Lazarus by Rennie Harris (AAADT)

Ailey All Access presents Rennie Harris’ Lazarus. It’s the Company’s first ever evening length work shown in two acts. Through hip-hop dance, Harris reflects on Alvin Ailey’s life and addresses the racial inequities America faced when the Ailey company was founded 1958 and still faces today. Watch it now through Thurs, July 9 at 7pm EDT. Continue reading

6/24/20 O&A NYC WaleStylez HIP HOP WEDNESDAY Pt.1: Lil Baby – The Bigger Picture

Lil Baby takes on police brutality and the nationwide protests in the wake of the officer-involved killing of George Floyd on his somber new track The Bigger Picture; which dropped on Friday June 12, 2020. Continue reading

6/22/20 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Anderson .Paak – Lockdown

Brandon Paak Anderson professionally known as Anderson Paak also a Hip Hop artist and record-producer and multi-instrumentalist from Oxnard,California. He released his debut album, O.B.E. Vol. 1 in 2012, and went on to release Venice in 2014. Continue reading

5/20/20 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: Vado – Politics Feat. Dave East

Dave East is a Hip Hop artist and actor from Harlem,NewYork. Dave East started rapping in 2010 and sold drugs throughout Harlem to support himself and his music, releasing over six mixtapes.He gained attention in 2014 from his eighth mixtape, Black Rose Continue reading

4/29/20 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: Dub Aura – New Ways

Dub Aura is storming through the clouds of being an uprising Hip Hop artist. Directed by Oni-Honesty and produced by Automatik Beatz. Look out for Dub Aura. Continue reading

4/22/20 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: DaBaby – “JUMP” feat NBA Youngboy

DaBaby is a Hip Hop artist and songwriter from Charlotte, North Carolina.His debut studio album Baby On Baby peaked at number 7 on the Billboard 200,while his second studio album,Kirk debuted at number one. Continue reading

3/25/20 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: Hass Irv – Smooth Operator

Hass Irv is a Harlem native who recently signed a deal with Asylum Records. This young man has a couple of projects under his belt, also put out a nice track Smooth Operator. Continue reading

3/19/20 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY SPECIAL: Queen Latifah – U.N.I.T.Y.

U.N.I.T.Y is the Grammy Award-winning song by Hip Hop artist Queen Latifah off her 1993 album,Black Reign. The single released on November 9, 1993 in the United States and on January 6, 1994 in the United Kingdom, spoke out against the disrespect of women in society, addressing issues of street harassment, domestic violence, and slurs against women in hip-hop culture. Out and About NYC Magazine want wish Queen Latifah a Happy Belated Birthday. Continue reading

3/6/2020 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Missy Elliott – DripDemeanor feat. Sum1

Melissa “Missy” Arnette Elliott is a Hip Hop artist, singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and philanthropist. She embarked on her music career with all-female R&B group Sista in the early-mid 1990s and later became a member of the Swing Mob collective along with childhood friend and longtime collaborator Timbaland. Continue reading