Cynthia Erivo

"Natural Woman" and "Johnny and Donna"

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"I love to sing," says Cynthia Erivo, "because it's the fast-track route to the heart." Listen as Erivo meditates on the superpower of music to connect us to one another in between gorgeous, soulful performances of Mali Music's "Johnny & Donna" and Aretha Franklin's "Natural Woman," accompanied by Jason Webb on piano.

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Cynthia Erivo · Actor, performer

Best known for her role in the Broadway revival of "The Color Purple," Cynthia Erivo is a Tony-, Grammy- and Emmy-winning performer.

Best known for her role in the Broadway revival of "The Color Purple," Cynthia Erivo is a Tony-, Grammy- and Emmy-winning performer.

Jason Webb · Musical director

Jason Webb is a writer, musical director, arranger, orchestrator, lecturer and a lover of music.

Jason Webb is a writer, musical director, arranger, orchestrator, lecturer and a lover of music.