A true coming of age story, Black Oxygen is a talented pop/rap duo composed of brothers, David and Nick Lyle. They have been pushing hard over the years and their hard work and sacrifice has paid off making them a highly respected act.
David (Vocals/Guitars/Bass/Songwriter/Producer) and Nick (Drums/Background Vocals/Keys/Songwriter/Producer) have accomplished many things from having high charting Singles on Radio/Billboard, high view grossing Music Videos to playing hundreds of shows across the country including festivals, performing Internationally and even performing the National Anthem at Arrowhead Stadium for a sold out Chiefs game of a 76,000 + audience. Black Oxygen have collaborated with many artists such as Tech N9ne, Shifty Shellshock of Crazy Town and more.
As they began their career, the duo won first place in a Battle of the Bands in the Midwest, David also won Outstanding Guitarist in the Midwest and they played a Rockfest in their hometown of Kansas City, MO with an audience of 55,000 +. This helped launch their career and took them on a journey that is just the beginning!
In 2019 they signed a record deal with Curtain Call Records/The Orchard/Sony Music Entertainment and released their most successful Album to date “The Times of Our Lives (Deluxe Edition)”. The Album showcased 27 tracks. The first Radio Single/Music Video release “Everything” landed at #1 on the Billboard Most Added chart. The Album also contains a Single/Music Video feature release with Tech N9ne.
In 2020 they released the “Life Is Beautiful” Single/Short Film/Music Video which featured the Lyle Brothers acting abilities as well as their musical abilities. They starred alongside film actor Danny Trejo. David and Nick live in Los Angeles but originally grew up in Kansas City, home of the best BBQ.
The Single/Short Film/Music Video “Life Is Beautiful” also featured a collaboration with Chef STRETCH of Grinders (as seen on Food Network). Nick Lyle engineered the special sauce recipe with his favorite flavors and utilizing brother David’s knowledge of taste. They were given a sauce food deal by STRETCH and Grinders and together they launched their own BBQ sauce, Black Oxygen Bangin’ BBQ Sauce!
To date “Life Is Beautiful” is the groups most successful release with over 2 million + views on YouTube and at Radio the track was Most Added, also #3 on the Billboard Mainstream chart.
The film was also recognized and selected by the Hollywood Film Festival, Danny Trejo was Awarded Best Supporting Actor.
Their BBQ sauce was featured in Rolling Stone and New York Magazine. In 2021 their sauce was Awarded 4th place in the country by the National Barbecue & Grilling Association and 2nd place at ZestFest – Fiery Food Challenge. The sauce is also available in Walmart online and many other stores/restaurants in the country. If you are in their hometown of Kansas City you will find their sauce at all Grinders Restaurant locations and you can also use/purchase the sauce in house. They also later dropped a “Life Is Beautiful” Remix Single featuring Krizz Kaliko.
Also in 2021 Black Oxygen, the brothers David and Nick Lyle have moved into a new lane focusing on their love of pop/rap. They joined forces with Reel Goats Productions on their Single/Music Video “Breathe the Smoke” that hit the top Billboard Hot AC chart and also the top Apple Music iTunes UK Alternative Songs chart.
As 2022 has begun Black Oxygen released Singles and Music Videos “Darkside” and “Best Girl” from their “Right Now” EP that was featured in Times Square NYC. They then after dropped a BBQ anthem Single/Music Video “First Bite” with with their BBQ partner STRETCH featured on it. Black Oxygen released even another Single/Music Video “New Heights” that hit the Apple Music iTunes UK Alternative Chart at #57!