Tamela Mann

Tamela Mann



Tamela Jean Mann (née Johnson) (born June 9, 1966) is an American gospel singer, and actress, known for her recurring role as Cora in Tyler Perry's plays, including I Can Do Bad All By Myself, Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Madea's Family Reunion, Madea's Class Reunion, Meet the Browns, and What's Done in the Dark. Mann began her career as a singer with the gospel group Kirk Franklin and the Family. She was a featured soloist on several tracks while with Franklin's group, including "Don't Take Your Joy Away", "Now Behold the Lamb", and "Lean on Me", the latter of which also included Mary J. Blige, Crystal Lewis, R. Kelly, and Bono. She released her own album, The Master Plan, in 2009.

Mann has appeared in movies including Kingdom Come, Diary of a Mad Black Woman and Madea's Big Happy Family. She recorded some songs on the soundtrack for Diary of a Mad Black Woman, including participating in the song "Father (Can You Hear Me)".

Mann is the wife of David Mann, who is known for his role as Leroy Brown in several of Tyler Perry's plays.



Best Days
Best Days is the third studio album by American recording artist Tamela Mann, released on Mann's own independent record label Tillyman Music Group on August 14, 2012.
Take Me to the King
"Take Me to the King" is a song recorded by American recording artist Tamela Mann.
Gotta Keep Movin'
Gotta Keep Movin' is an album by musical artist Tamela Mann, released on January 1, 2005.
The Master Plan
The Master Plan is an album by musical artist Tamela Mann, released on November 3, 2009.

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