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Courtesy of TV One It’s been over 35 years since Prince‘s Oscar-winning film Purple Rain was first released in theaters. Now, close to five years after the music legend’s passing, one of the film’s central stars, Morris Day, tells ABC Audio that he’s ready to see the musical drama revived — but not necessarily on the screen. […]

James BaileyAlicia Keys, Andra Day, Shonda Rhimes and more are set to appear on POPSUGAR’s upcoming event, Girl Talk.  The one-hour special from the popular women’s website will feature a night of unforgettable programming including an inspiring conversation with former First Lady Michelle Obama and girls from the Girls Opportunity Alliance, a division of the Obama Foundation. “Women’s History Month is the perfect […]

Courtesy of TV OneFunk legend and The Time frontman Morris Day is ready for the world to know his story. Ahead of his Unsung episode on TV One, Day tells ABC Audio that opening up about his decades-old relationship with Prince, his struggle with drug addiction, and even his tumultuous upbringing were all things he […]

Emma McIntyre/Getty For CAREIn honor of International Women’s Day today, the humanitarian organization CARE has launched a new campaign, soundtracked with a new version of a classic tune. CARE’s #IMEVERYWOMAN Campaign will recognize the strength, resilience and leadership of women around the world. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominee Chaka Khan has re-recorded her […]

Photo credit: Takashi SeidaAndra Day was already on cloud nine when she won the Golden Globe for her work on The United States vs. Billie Holiday.  However, the win was made all the sweeter thanks to Beyoncé, who honored Day with a thoughtful gift. The “Rise Up” singer, who won the Globe for Best Actress in a Drama Motion […]

Quadir ThomasUNSUNG, TV One’s critically-acclaimed series, is set to make its return this year highlighting the careers of Bobby V, Syleena Johnson, Leela James, gospel singer Hezekiah Walker and more.  The new season begins with exploring the personal life and music career of 80’s recording artist and performer Morris Day. “Whatever you do it’s got to be funky,” says Day in the series trailer. UNSUNG takes […]

Photo credit: Takashi SeidaGolden Globe winner Andra Day isn’t taking award show season lightly. Considering her dramatic transformation in becoming the renowned Jazz singer Billie Holiday — which included a 40-pound-weight loss — Day tells ABC Audio that to be recognized in Hollywood for her portrayal would be “amazing.” “It was a huge reward for me to be on set with […]

Christopher Polk/NBCAndra Day sobbed through her acceptance speech upon winning the 2021 Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama. Day, who starred in The United States vs. Billie Holiday, reacted in total shock when her name was announced and couldn’t even recite her speech from memory — instead, opting to read it off the […]

Takashi Seida/HuluAndra Day transforms into the late great jazz singer Billie Holiday in the Lee Daniels-directed Hulu film The United States vs Billie Holiday. While becoming the tormented songstress was no simple feat, Day tells ABC Audio that there were some aspects in making the film that did come easy. “I will say the shooting, and the character — definitely not […]

Taksahi SeldaAndra Day is detailing the extreme lengths she went through in order to complete her transformation into legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday. Speaking Tuesday to W Magazine, Day, 36, revealed the “wild journey” she went on to prepare for the biopic The United States vs. Billie Holiday. “There was the drastic weight loss. So I was originally 163 when I started. I […]