The singer gave a powerful performance that left viewers speechless.
Day two of the Democratic National Convention brought out tons of star power once again as the event rolled on with speeches from Hollywood actresses and performances by Andra Day and Alicia Keys. While both women delivered amazing performances, it was Day’s flawless delivery of “Rise Up” that left everyone floored.
Day took the stage following a powerful moment where the mothers of slain black men and women including Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, and Geneva Reed-Veal, Sandra Bland’s mother, took the stage to cast their vote for Hillary Clinton. Backed by a drumline, Day captivated the audience with a stellar performance of her 2015 hit, leaving everyone speechless.
So happy to see artists like @AndraDayMusic at the DNC. Can't get enough of her— Genesis Midence (@genmidence) July 27, 2016
Andra Day performed so well tonight. There's not .1 thing I would change about her performance.— Melissa (@MRowedder) July 27, 2016
Wow, Andra Day 😍😍😍— The Kitchenista (@MissAngelaDavis) July 27, 2016
Andra Day for Secretary of Slay— John Anthony (@chocobohomo) July 27, 2016
Watch Day’s full performance below.
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