Lisa Simone records Four Women for Tyler Perry movie

Published 12:43 pm Friday, October 22, 2010

Lisa Simone, the only child and daughter of legendary music artist Nina Simone, who was born in Tryon, recently recorded a new version of her mother Ninas original classic Four Women for Tyler Perrys much awaited film, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf.

Four Women, produced by Warren Campbell, will be available and heard on the commercially released movie soundtrack (Atlantic Records, November 2, 2010), closing credits and the movie trailer.

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf releases nationwide in theaters on Nov. 5.

A highly-praised live performer whose resume includes starring roles in acclaimed Broadway musicals such as Rent and Aida, Lisa Simone, who goes by just Simone professionally, is an actress, singer and songwriter recognized for her rich vocal range, an innate skill for lyrical interpretation and a deep understanding of music as a means of healing and celebration. Simone has adopted many elements of her mothers style, yet is also a multi-talented artist in her own right.

For additional information on Simone, visit – http://www.simonesworld.com/ and http://www.tedkurland.com/artists/simone.