VIDEO: GLEE's Amber Riley Performs Original Song 'Colorblind'
Amber Riley is known for being the proud diva Mercedes Jones on the mega-hit show Glee. Now she is back for a second appearance on The Queen Latifah Show to perform her original song "Colorblind". Check out the appearance below!
Get a sneak peek of Amber warming up backstage before her performance:
The reigning Dancing With the Stars champion (she won Season 17 last fall and the trophy now sits on her dining room table at home) has been keeping busy focusing on her singing career and debuting singles like "Leave a Light On."
"My first love is music," says Amber. "I love to sing, nothing gives me that feeling then when I get in front of a microphone."
You can check out Amber Riley's "Colorblind" on iTunes April 8, 2014. And don't miss Amber on Glee Tuesday nights on FOX.
Glee is a musical comedy about a group of eager and ambitious students who strive to outshine their singing competition to win Nationals while navigating the cruel halls of McKinley High. Since its debut, Glee has become a bona fide cultural phenomenon, received prestigious honors including the Golden Globe and Peabody Award and singlehandedly made Glee clubs cool again.
In addition to the regular cast, Glee has featured guest appearances by a wide range of talented performers, including Gwyneth Paltrow (who won the 2011 Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series),Carol Burnett, Kathy Griffin, Cheyenne Jackson, John Stamos, Britney Spears, Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel,Jonathan Groff, Molly Shannon, Olivia Newton-John and Neil Patrick Harris, who won a 2010 Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his work on the show.