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post title background Pledge to Love You … by Using Your Gift

As I’ve continued to reflect on the inspiration behind my latest song “Pledge to Love You” this month, I’ve been thinking about ways I help people discover their gifts. I do my best to motivate and inspire, because I want people to take the steps to move forward with their dreams. Still, I understand that sometimes we just get caught up with life and the daily routine. We have to pay our bills, take care of our kids and significant others, and, of course, take care of ourselves! While these tasks are all just a necessary part of the “daily … Continue reading »

post title background Pledge to Love You … by Living from Your Heart

Here’s an idea I try my best to live by: It’s not about what you do, but why you do it. And I’ve been thinking about this concept a lot as I offer up my latest song “Pledge to Love You” and consider how it applies to our careers and our life’s work. If your “dream job” comes from the heart and also embodies your life’s purpose, you will be fulfilled and feel gratified while doing this job. When you think about your own “dream job,” consider this: Would you do it even if you did not get paid for … Continue reading »

post title background Making a “Pledge to Love You”

As we nestle into the heart of wedding season, my team and I decided that putting out “Pledge to Love You” — the second song from my Spirit of Oya album — would be a great idea. And this got me thinking about this particular song and what inspired me to write it. When other people hear this song, they think of a beautiful wedding song, one that commemorates the loving commitment they make to the man or woman of their dreams. While that is definitely a big part of what was in my heart when I was writing the … Continue reading »

post title background Spirit of Oya CD released September 23, 2012

  It’s September 23!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My dream as a little girl and big girl for that matter has come true. LOL My CD SPIRIT OF OYA dedicated to my Father has been officially released on his Birthday and now avail on iTunes! Happy Birthday Father! I Thank God for your loving and powerful Spirit in assisting me in becoming the woman and artist I am today! Okey dokey everyone now go click on iTunes link below and go download SPIRIT OF OYA and help me celebrate Father’s Bday :0) iTunes  – digital download Also Available on the following sites: SPIRIT OF … Continue reading »

post title background OYA THOMAS DEBUT SINGLE “LOVE” NOW ON ITUNES

OYA THOMAS DEBUT SINGLE “LOVE” NOW ON ITUNES Independent Artist Inspires and Uplifts The Soul August 15, 2012, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – Soulful independent artist, Oya Thomas, highly anticipated new single “LOVE” is now available on iTunes. “LOVE” is an up tempo thankful salute to the tales of life swaddled by the blessings of love. It is a heartfelt tribute to the divine beauty of the world as felt through the Spirit of Oya. LISTEN TO “LOVE” NOW iTUNES SOUNDCLOUD YOUTUBE “LOVE” is one of 10 tracks off her soon to be released debut album “Spirit of Oya”. The project … Continue reading »