Cynthia Erivo is best known for her starring roles in “Harriet,” “The Color Purple,” and “Bad Times At The El Royale.” She’s a phenomenally talented powerhouse of a woman; who can sing, dance, act, and everything in between.
For the 2020 National Memorial Day Concert, the legendary star sang a stunning rendition of “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” This iconic song was released over 50 years ago, and several people have covered it since it’s the original release.
Made famous by voices like Andrea Bocelli, Aretha Franklin, and Elvis, it’s not an easy tune to perform. There are a plethora of delicate notes and powerful lyrics that demand a mighty vocalist.
Cynthia Erivo has every ounce of talent to sing “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” Her soulful tone and raw emotions bring the lyrics to life. It’s a good reminder that even when we struggle with the darker moments of life, we can become stronger.