Andra Day With Boyfriend? Dating Status Plus Ethnicity, Nationality
American singer Andra Day gained popularity covering Eminem's hit song "Lose Yourself" with her prominent voice.
Turns out that The Cheers to the Fall singer had repeatedly cheated on her boyfriend of eight years. Discover about her 2018 relationship status in the article.
Grammy Nominations News From Boyfriend, Cheats On Boyfriend,
Andra, who stands out of the crowd with her red-stained lips, usually likes to keep her personal life private.
While being pointedly low-key regarding her love life, she spoke about her then-boyfriend during an interview with Glamour back on 27 January 2016.
In the interview, Day talked about how her boyfriend informed her about her nominations in the 2016's Grammy. However, she did not mention more detail about the person. It is likely that the boyfriend also encouraged her to speak the greatest truth of her life, which she would reveal a month later.
Later in February 2016, Daily Mail published an article in which Andra opened up about the harsh reality of a past relationship and how her two producers encouraged her to uncover the true story about her life on her album Cheers to the Fall.
In the article, the San Diego native revealed that she repeatedly cheated on her boyfriend of eight years when they were still dating. However, the article didn't disclose further details regarding the ex-boyfriend.
However, the current dating status of the singer has been a mystery to most of us. She has neither opened up about it on her social media nor in any of her interviews.
Well, her admirers are free to guess while she upholds her silence.
Parents Raise Her In San Diego, Music Career
Andra, who is of American nationality and African-American ethnicity, was born in Spokane and raised in San Diego by her parents along with her sister. Andra graduated from the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Art.
Day was first introduced to the sounds of Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, Etta James and few others, who became her early singing idols.
Andra Day poses for portrait in Atlanta (Photo: dailymail.co.uk)
Before rising to stardom in music, Andra worked in 20 different jobs including a child entertainer stint. Later in 2010, she crossed her path with Stevie Wonder's wife, Kai Millard Morris at a strip mall.
At the mall, Millard observes Andra performing live. The performance then galvanizes Millard to introduce her to husband Stevie, a music mogul.
Even though no immediate professional connection was formed between Day and Wonder, Stevie introduced her to producer Adrian Gurvitz a year after their first meeting. Later, she would release her debut album, Cheers to the Fall, in collaboration with Gurvitz.
Before recording and releasing her original songs, she covered songs of various artists such as Jessie J and Eminem.
Eventually, Andra released her debut album Cheers to the Fall in 2015. The hit album peaked at number 48 on the US Billboard 200 chart. In the same year, her album even gained Grammy Awards nomination for best R&B album along with a nomination for best R&B performance for her standout single Rise Up.
In 2016, she even appeared in various albums of other stars such as Ben-Hur in which she performed The Only Way Out. She also released EP named Merry Christmas from Andra Day in the same year.
In 2018, she also performed with the Baltimore Children's Choir for the opening musical performance at the March for Our Lives rally.