Canadian “metal queen” Lee Aaron took part in a press conference on Saturday (June 11) at this year’s edition of the Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg in southern Sweden. You can now watch video footage of the question-and-answer session below. Also available is an interview Aaron gave to Sweden Rock TV at the same event.
Aaron (born Karen Lynn Greening on July 21, 1962, in Belleville, Ontario) is a Canadian rock and jazz singer. She had several hits in the 1980s and early 1990s such as “Metal Queen”, “Whatcha Do to My Body” and “Sex with Love”.
In 2000, she released “Slick Chick”, on her own imprint, Barking Dog Music (with distribution by Fusion 3). Aaron played extensively for this release, showcasing at The Top of the Senator in Toronto and numerous jazz festivals across Canada and Europe.
In 2002, Aaron was approached to audition with the Modern Baroque Opera Company. She was cast and appeared that year in an ALCAN Performing Arts award-winning production called “101 Songs For The Marquis De Sade”.
Her eleventh album, “Beautiful Things”, a pop-jazz hybrid, was released in 2004.
Aaron and husband John Cody have two children: Angella, born June 7, 2004 and Jett, born January 7, 2006.
Aaron continues to play both rock and selected jazz shows.