Hot Clip of the Day: Birthday Star Quentin Earl Darrington Sings Stirring RAGTIME Anthem
Each day, the Bbox team trolls YouTube for the hot clip—sometimes it's a brand-new moment and sometimes it's a throwback to an oldie but goodie. No matter what praise hands are shot up, pearls are clutched and the repeat button is hit.
"Make Them Hear You" from Ragtime(Quentin Earl Darrington)
Ulterior Motives: Happy Birthday to Quentin Earl Darrington! Quentin sang this song in his Broadway debut as Coalhouse Walker Jr. in the 2009 Broadway revival of Ragtime. The Broadway star has appeared as Old Deuteronomy in the recent revival of Cats and Agwe in the Tony winning revival of Once on This Island. He had also appeared in the national tours of The Lion King, The Color Purple and Memphis. Quentin is set to appear in the upcoming MJ The Musical next year.
Ultimate 🙌 🙌 moment: Quentin's voice is so beautiful. His placement is beyond! Our ultimate moment begins at 1:29 all the way through to 2:13 where his voice completely soars on the finale of the song. Completely stunning.