Multi-award-winning Mediterranean beauty, Lisa Panagos®, is an American singer, songwriter, actress, model, and producer. Although born in the USA, Lisa possesses a unique, exotic makeup which can be traced back to her ancestors from Greece and France.
Lisa has kicked off 2020 winning the ‘Artist Vision Award’ from the Akademia Music Awards in Hollywood, California. This award is a special honor bestowed upon those artists of exceptional talent and vision in the field of music! Her new single ‘Rescue Me,’ off her ten-song record “Inside,” was mixed at EastWest Studios by Grammy and Emmy winning engineer Clark Germain. It was also an entry for the 61st Grammy Awards along with “Inside” for ‘Best R&B Album of the Year.’ Lisa Panagos® wrote, arranged, and produced this single and record.
There is a worldwide buzz about Lisa’s new record “Inside,” which she released on her label, Panagos Global Entertainment (PGE), and can be purchased worldwide. Her most recent awards include ‘Best R&B Soul Song’ for ‘Rescue Me’ and the 2019 ‘Executive Music Award’ in the R&B/Soul category from the Akademia music awards. She also won ‘Outstanding Album Songwriter’ from the Producers Choice Honors awards in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lisa then received an award for ‘Best R&B/Soul Song’ for ‘Ecstasy’, another song on her full length album, as well as ‘Best R&B/Soul Artist,’ 2019 from the Akademia. Previous hits by Lisa include her Internationally recognized single, ‘Mind’s Eye,’ that topped the charts on Power FM Global Radio Network, KSRL Radio and its affiliate network stations, and ‘Know My Soul,’ a chart-topper that received accolades from the Berkshire Media Group and KMIX Radio.
Lisa’s fan base continued to grow, and many in the music industry have taken notice. Lisa was honored at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA, and was given an award for ‘ Outstanding Achievement in Media’ with over 1,000,000 syndicated views. Following her success with ‘Mind’s Eye,’ Lisa released a cover of ‘I Wanna Be Your Lover,’ written by the legendary artist Prince, on PGE. Other songs released on her label include her single ‘Ecstasy,’ her EP, “Mind’s Eye Compilation,” her album, “Know My Soul” as well as her new, ten-track recording, “Inside.”
During her all-encompassing acting, performing and recording career, Lisa has worked with some of the music industry’s most celebrated producers, re-mixers, writers and arrangers including Clark Germain (U2, Sting), MacQuayle (Beyoncé, Madonna, Lindsay Lohan), and Rob Chiarelli (Madonna, Janet Jackson, Will Smith). Also, hit songwriter Alex Forbes (Cyndi Lauper, Taylor Dayne), Ed Goldson (Jay Z, Eve), and Dave Bianco (Bob Dylan, Mick Jagger, Vanessa Williams) to name a few. Lisa has developed an enviable catalogue of over 500 songs and tracks ranging from R&B /Soul, to Pop, Dance, and Jazz. She is pursuing licensing opportunities for film, T.V., and other forms of emerging media. Lisa has performed to audiences around the world with her original music, musical reviews, and Broadway shows forging her as an internationally recognized touring artist and performer.
Lisa’s Broadway credits include “Annie Get Your Gun,” starring Reba McEntire and Tom Wopat at the Marquis Theatre, NYC, and the first national tour of the same show starring Marilu Henner and Rex Smith. Other theatre credits include “Sophisticated Ladies,” starring the Duke Ellington Orchestra, “Jesus Christ Superstar,” “Phantom of the Opera” and “Camelot” to name a few. While a featured singer and “Sporting Doll” at the famous Monte Carlo Sporting Club on the French Riviera, Lisa performed for the Royal family and opened for a host of legendary stars such as The Gypsy Kings, Donna Summer, Tony Bennett, Harry Belafonte, and Shirley MacLaine.
Aside from her ability to perform live, Lisa’s acting credits in film and television include the Emmy nominated T.V. series “Yes Dear,” the multiple award-winning T.V. show “Law and Order,” the Oscar-nominated movie “Donnie Brasco,” Indie Film “The Bookcase,” amongst many others. “IMDB“. Lisa has been extensively trained in all areas of the performing arts and has a dedicated passion for music, acting, songwriting and producing. She has studied and refined her craft in acting with world renowned coaches such as Larry Moss (Hillary Swank, Leonardo Dicaprio). Also, Michelle Danner (Jamie Foxx, Selma Hayek) and Patsy Rodenburg (Judy Dench, Ian McKellen), just to name a few. She trained in dance at Broadway Dance Centre, NYC, Steps on Broadway, NYC, Washington School of Ballet, and North Carolina School of the Arts. Internationally recognized vocal coaches include Don Lawrence, Carlo Menotti, and Rona Leslie.
Lisa has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in music, acting, and dance from Syracuse University. An awards recipient from multiple U.S. and International organizations to date, including the IBC in England, Lisa is an active member of SAG-AFTRA and Actors Equity Association.
Lisa currently resides in Hollywood, California, where she is developing her live show with Emmy winning and Tony-nominated choreographer/Director AC Ciulla and is in pre-production on her forthcoming record. She also just landed the role of Jenny Bauter in the film “Of Myth and Legend,” scheduled to shoot in New Mexico 2021.
Lisa speaks conversational French and has performed arias in Italian, German, and French. She has been featured in a variety of magazines such as Music Connection Magazine, Authority Magazine and Talent Raters Magazine, and a featured artist on multiple syndicated radio shows to date. There is no denying that Lisa Panagos® is an award-winning singer, songwriter, actress, model, and producer, full of passion and soul. Her sultry vibe captures audiences worldwide. Lisa continues to rise charts, win awards, and is quickly becoming a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry worldwide. https://lisapanagos.com
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