Andra Day is a 36-year-old American actress, songwriter, and singer. The talented and enthusiastic performer was a multi-time Grammy Award nominee. In recent times Andra makes flying headlines with her flirtiest connection with Brad Pitt.
Early Life And Biography of Andra Day
Andra Day was born on the day of 30 December 1984, in Spokane, Washington. Her birth name is Cassandra Monique Batie. Andra Day is her professional name. At the age of three, their family moved to San Diego, California, and lived there. She has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and has weighed 59 kgs or 130lbs. Her hair color is brown and her eye color is dark brown. She studied at Valencia Park Elementary school and later went to San Deigo school of creative and performing arts. Andra completed her graduation in 2003.
Since her childhood days, she is interested in dancing and singing. Andra often took part in the school musical and theatre teams. She got the inspiration to pursue singing as a career at the age of 12 when she started listening to powerful well-known jazz vocalists such as Dinah Washington, Billie Holiday, and Ella Fitzgerald.
Andra Day Family
Unfortunately, she does not share information about her family and parents.
Relationships & Boyfriend of Andra Day
Andra’s currently in a relationship with Brad Pitt and they together making the rumor. Since they both are not confirmed yet their relationship nor denied. The rumor started back in April during the Oscars when they met and shared their phone numbers according to the reports.
Previously, she was in a relationship with Don Bowie who is a professional Canadian climber. But their relationship does not remain longer, and they split before 2015.
Andra Day Profession and Career Highlights
- At the age of 5, she starts learning dance. Her family is very religious they used to went to church every Sunday. From her younger days, Andra sings gospel songs at First United Methodist Church in Chula Vista. Her talent caught the eye of legendary Stevie Wonder and then he called her a day, she revealed in an interview.
- She signed a contract with Buskins records in 2011. Later she signed another deal with music label Warner Brothers. In 2015 she debuts her album ‘Cheers to the Fall’ with Warners brothers and gained a huge reputation and fans. And her single in “rise up” hit the floor too well. Her debut even made her nominated for 58th Grammy awards for Best R&B Album and the single, “Rise Up”, was nominated for Best R&B Performance and also got position 48 on the Billboard list.
- Her initial popularity rose up when he sings covers and mashups and uploads on YouTube that include Jessie J’s “Mamma Knows Best”, Eminem’s “Lose Yourself”, Muse’s “Uprising”, The Notorious B.I.G.’s “Big Poppa” with Marvin Gaye’s “Let’s Get It On” and Amy Winehouse’s “He Can Only Hold Her” etc.
- Andra has also performed at various functions like the 2015 BET Awards, the closing ceremonies of the 2015 Special Olympics, the Essence Music Festival, and on television shows like Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Good Morning America, and Nina Simone’s “Mississippi Goddam” for the soundtrack for the Netflix documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone? Etc.
- In 2016, she signed a deal with McDonald’s and Coca-Cola that saw her image on around 50 million cups at McDonald’s.
- Andra won the Powerhouse Award at the Billboard Women in Music event in December 2016.
- In 2017 she was appeared in the film Marshall’s song “Stand Up for Something” with rapper Common. This single of hers got nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Song.
- Andra day got her film breakthrough with the biopic film of Billi Holiday The United States vs. Billie Holiday directed by lee Daniels in 2021. She plays the lead role and won a Golden Globe for Best Actress – Drama.
What is Net worth of Andra Day?
Andra is very famous and talented she has done lots of work in acting as well in her singing profession. Her estimated earning Is about $5 million.
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Andra Day Wiki :
|Birth Name||Cassandra Monique Batie|
|Birthdate||December 30, 1984|
|Age||36 (As in 2021)|
|Birthplace||Edmonds, Washington, U.S.|
|Hometown||San Diego, California, U.S|
|Labels||Warner Records , Buskin|
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