Kina Grannis posted a cover of ‘Naked As We Came’ by Iron and Wine on her YouTube channel. Afterwards, the singer talked about her benefit concert at USC for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on September 20th. She also said she’s been training for a marathon also for LLS, raising money for cancer research and patient care. “I’m running this in honor of my mom who’s diagnosed with a rare blood disease about 8 years ago,” Grannis explained. Watch the performance and message below.
Kina Grannis Performs ‘No Matter’
August 27, 2008 – Kina Grannis’ latest YouTube video features the singer songwriter performing the original song ‘No Matter’.
“I’ve been writing lots of new songs,” Grannis said after the performance. “I’m really excited. Probably four in the works that are almost done. So maybe I will be sharing those with you at some point in the near future.”
As for her workout routine, she said, “As far as the marathon stuff is going, I had a half marathon this weekend, and it was surprisingly fun. I was actually smiling the whole time and I’m sure a lot of people were weirded out by that, but I was just really happy and was just really excited about what I was doing.”
Watch the performance and remarks below.