10/21/21 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY:Mariah Carey – Hero

Hero is by R&B artist Mariah Carey record and produced released on October 19, 1993, via Columbia Records as the second single from her third studio album, Music Box. Originally intended for Gloria Estefan, the song was written and produced by Mariah Carey and Walter Afanasieff. Continue reading

10/8/21 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ:Omah Lay – Understand

Stanley Omah Didia better known as Omah Lay, is a Afrobeat artist. He released his self-produced debut single Do Not Disturb in April 2019.He won the Next Award at the 2020 Headies Awards. Continue reading

10/6/21 O&A NYC WALESTYLEZ HIP WEDNESDAY:Tobe Nwigwe Brings Out Fat & Nel To Body “Fye Fye” Performance | Hip Hop Awards ’21

Tobe Nwigwe brought the live energy to the 2021 Bet Hip Hop Awards with a performance of his latest single,Fye Fye. With his mint-clad tribe in tow, Nwigwe along with his wife and music collaborator and the track’s producer, Nell bodied their performance on the annual award show. Continue reading

10/1/21 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY:J. Cole – Heaven’s EP

J. Cole is a Hip Hop artist, singer, songwriter and record producer. J.Cole is regarded as one of the most influential rappers of his generation. Born on a military base in Germany and raised in Fayetteville,North Carolina.J.Cole initially gained recognition as a rapper following the release of his debut mixtape, The Come Up in 2007. Continue reading

10/1/21 O&A NYC GOING BACK TO AFRICA WITH WALESTYLEZ SPECIAL:Runtown – If E Happen For Lagos

Runtown is from Enugu but grew up partly in Abuja and Lagos, where he finished his primary education. After the death of his father, he moved to Abuja with his mother who was working in the Ministry of Health. Continue reading

9/28/21 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY:SZA – The Anonymous One “Soundtrack”

SZA is a Neosoul artist from St.Louis,Missouri,she began making music in 2010, releasing two extended plays See.SZA.Run and S before signing with the Hip Hop record label Top Dawg Entertainment, through which she released Z, her third EP and first retail release. Continue reading

9/27/21 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY:Ari Lennox – Pressure

Ari Lennox is an R&B artist from Washington D.C.She is the first female artist to be signed to J.Cole’s record label, Dreamville Records.She released her first EP on the label in 2016, when she began gaining recognition. Her debut studio album Shea Butter Baby followed in 2019. Continue reading

9/20/21 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY:Tyrese – Shame

Shame is by R&B artist Tyrese. It features background vocals from fellow Jennifer Hudson. It was released on April 28, 2015 as the second single off his sixth studio album Black Rose. Continue reading