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

10/21/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Monica Ft. Ty Dolla $ign

Friends by R&B artist Monica. It was produced by Tasha Catour for Monica’s upcoming ninth studio album and features guest vocals by Hip Hop artist Ty Dolla Sign. The song was released as the album’s fourth single on July 15, 2022. Continue reading

10/20/22 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY: Janet Jackson Ft. Missy Elliott – Son Of A Gun

Son of a Gun (I Betcha Think This Song Is About You) is by Janet Jackson with Carly Simon from Jackson’s seventh studio album, All For You. It was written and produced by Janet Jackson,Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis with additional lyrics by Simon. An official re-worked version featuring Missy Elliott was released as the third and final single from the album on November 6, 2001, by Virgin Records. Continue reading

10/10/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Chante Moore Live 2022 – Atlantic City Winery

During a decades-spanning career that began during the tail end of the new jack swing era, sophisticated vocalist Chanté Moore has placed over a dozen songs on Billboard’s R&B chart. At the age of 22, she was discovered by producer and executive Louil Silas, who signed her to Silas Records, his MCA subsidiary. Chanté Moore made an appearance at the Atlantic City Winery and killing her fans softly with wonderful melody. Continue reading

10/3/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: Alicia Keys Ft. Khalid, Lucky Daye – Come For Me (Unlocked)

Alicia Keys is currently globetrotting on The Alicia Keys World Tour, she made time to collaborate with Khalid and Lucky Daye to shoot a video for her brand new single Come For Me ” Unlocked.” Continue reading

8/11/22 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY: THE JACKSON 5 – I’ll Be There

I’ll Be There is the first single released on third album by The Jackson 5. It was written by Berry Gordy, Hal Davis, Bob West and Willie Hutch.The song was recorded by The Jackson 5 and released by Motown Records on August 28, 1970, as the first single from their third album on the same date. Continue reading

8/4/22 O&A NYC THROWBACK THURSDAY: Beyoncé – Irreplaceable

Irreplaceable is by R&B artist Beyoncé for her second studio album, B’Day. The song was written by  Ne-Yo, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikel S. Eriksen, Espen Lind, Amund Bjørklund and produced by Stargate Continue reading

7/11/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: FLO – Immature

FLO are a British girl group from London consisting of members Jorja Douglas, Stella Quaresma and Renée Downer. The group formed in 2021 and signed to Island Records before releasing their debut single Cardboard Box, which gained popularity on social media and featured on their debut extended play. Continue reading

7/8/22 O&A NYC SONG OF THE DAY: John Legend ft. Muni Long – Honey

John Legend has shared the video for Honey featuring Muni Long, the second single from his forthcoming album. The Christian Breslauer-directed visual is set in the aftermath of the retro house party featured in the video for Dope, the lead single from the upcoming LP. Continue reading