12/5/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Boney James – Detour

Detour is chart-topping Jazz/R&B artist Boney James 18th studio album. Appropriately titled, this latest album is a subtle stylistic turn that builds on the commercial success of 2020’s Solid, his highest charting release ever on the pop charts, peaking in the Top 10 on the Billboard 200.

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11/28/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY SPECIAL: Irene Cara – Fame Theme Song

Soundtrack from the 1980, Alan Parker film Fame with Paul McCrane, Irene Cara, Barry Miller, Maureen Teefy, Gene Anthony Ray, Lee Curreri, Jim Moody, Albert Hague, Antonia Franceschi, Anne Meara, Laura Dean, Joanna Merlin, Boyd Gaines, Eddie Barth and Debbie Allen.This is tribute to Irene Cara, she left us a couple days ago but never forgotten. Continue reading

11/27/22 O&A NYC SUNDAY AFTERNOON JAZZ CONCERT: Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite- Quantum of the Seas Orchestra

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On Christmas Eve, 2015, the Quantum of the Seas Orchestra performed the entire Duke Ellington version of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite.
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11/27/22 O&A NYC GOSPEL SUNDAY: CeCe Winans: Believe For It- A Live Worship Experience

The best-selling and most-awarded female gospel artist of all time, CeCe Winans, has cemented her status as one of the most accomplished and celebrated women in modern music history. Continue reading

11/23/22 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: Meek Mill – God Did Freestyle

Meek Mill returns with a new freestyle over the title track from DJ Khaled’s 13th studio album  God Did.Directed by Benjamin Carter, the new video for the freestyle splices footage of the Philly’s Hip Hop artist  performing at his concerts alongside clips that feature Meek hosting a lavish dinner and rapping his verse from the inside of a helicopter. Continue reading

11/21/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Nas – Michael & Quincy

Nas and Hit-Boy are continuing the momentum of their new album King’s Disease III with the new music video for Michael and Quincy.As the title conveys, the duo is feeling legendary along the same vein as one of the most important pairings in music: Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones. Continue reading

10/30/22 O&A NYC GOSPEL SUNDAY: Cece Winans – I’ve Got Joy (Lyric Video)

I’ve Got Joy is by Gospel artist Cece Winans which was released on May 13, 2022, as the third single from her first live album, Believe For It. The song was written by Kyle Lee and Phil Wickham. I’ve Got Joy was nominated for the GMA Dove Award for Inspirational Recorded Song Of The Year. Continue reading

10/27/22 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY: Michael Jackson – Thriller

Thriller, Michael Jackson’s 1984 music video directed by John Landis and written by Landis and Jackson.   Continue reading

10/26/22 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP HOP WEDNESDAY: Jim Jones, Hitmaka – Gunshot Ft. BEAM

Reporting live from Lil Haiti in Miami, Jim Jones is calling the shots with Gunshot, his and producer Hitmaka’s new single featuring BEAM.Directed by Jim Jones and Shula The Don, the fiery music video brings the track life which is focused in the gritty streets fueled with women, cars, and torched flames. Continue reading

10/22/22 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ: Ayra Starr – Rush

Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe known professionally as Ayra Starr. Born in Coutonou, Benin Ayra Starr began a fashion career at the age of 16 with Quove Model Management before deciding to pursue music. After covering several songs by popular artists on Instagram, she posted her first original song on her page in December 2019. Continue reading