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Andra Day    

Singer and Songwriter, Known for Hit Single "Rise Up"

Cassandra Monique "Andra" Batie (born December 30, 1984), who goes by the stage name Andra Day, is an American soul, R&B, jazz, blues, disco, and pop singer who has released one album and two singles. Her debut album, Cheers to the Fall, was released on August 28, 2015. The album was produced by Adrian Gurvitz and Raphael Saadiq.

She was also featured in Rolling Stone's "10 New Artists You Need to Know" for July 2015. NPR's Katie Presley has praised her singing by saying it has "Eartha Kitt's unflappable confidence, Amy Winehouse's effortless grasp of classic jazz, Billie Holiday's access to raw emotion and Adele's range and pop sensibility." On December 7, 2015 Day received two nominations at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards including Best R&B Performance for "Rise Up" and Best R&B Album for "Cheers to the Fall".

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Andra Day Belts Out Her New Single, ‘Rise Up’
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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...

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