Andra Day Headshot
Report a problem with this profile
[email protected]

Andra Day    

Actress & Singer-Songwriter, Best Known for Hit Single "Rise Up"

Andra Day is an American singer, songwriter, and actress from San Diego, California. Her debut album, "Cheers to the Fall", was released in 2015 and peaked at number 48 on the US Billboard 200 chart. At the 2016 Grammy Awards, the album was nominated for Best R&B Album and the album's main single, "Rise Up", was nominated for Best R&B Performance. Day also appeared alongside Stevie Wonder, who is partially credited for her discovery, in an ad for Apple TV in late 2015. Her "Cheers to the Fall" Tour began in November 2016.

In 2021, she portrayed Billie Holiday in the biopic "The United States vs. Billie Holiday," for which she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama and was also nominated for Best Original Song.

News


Andra Day Belts Out Her New Single, ‘Rise Up’
Andra Day Photo - 10 New Artists You Need to Know: July 2015 ...

Why You Should Pay Attention: Don't be fooled by the images of Andra Day in doo-rags and vintage furs like a post-millennial Billie Holiday. Far from a retro ...

FIRST LISTEN: Hear Hot New Artist Andra Day's Entire Album

Andra Day might not be a household name yet, but it's only a matter of time before the San Diego native (who has been likened to everyone from Billie Holiday to ...

Andra Day Rises Up at BET Awards '15 | BET Awards | Videos | BET

The soulful up-and-coming singer showcases her debut single, “Rise Up.”

Andra Day Performs Live on 'GMA' Video - ABC News

The R&B star performs her latest hit, "Rise Up," in Times Square.

Andra Day to Perform at Women of Influence Los Angeles Awards Gala

The TJ Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research is pleased to announce that Grammy Award nominated singer and songwriter Andra Day will be performing at the Women of Influence Los Angeles Awards Gala presented by Apple Music on Tuesday, June 21st at the historic Ebell Theater...

Related Speakers View all


More like Andra