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Video Premiere: Mary J. Blige's 'Living Proof' From 'The Help'

August 11, 2011 (6:13 am) GMT
The Justice Charlier of 'Rock of Ages' bares her heart out, singing about the struggle the women in the movie are facing.
Video Premiere: Mary J. Blige's 'Living Proof' From 'The Help'

On the day -starring movie "" arrives in the United States on August 10, one of its soundtracks called "The Living Proof" got an accompanying music video. It features belting out its emotional lyrics. All the while, random scenes from the drama are flashed on the screen.

Talking about singing the ballad for the movie's theme song, Blige once said, "I wanted to be involved with this film, because I think we need to encourage each other more, we are here to tell a story." She added, "The beautiful thing about these women is that they were very smart. To speak to so many women with this song means a lot to me."

Set in Mississippi during the 1960s, "The Help" is based on a #1 New York Times best-selling book of the same name. The drama film tells a story of a young white woman and two African-American maids who build an unlikely friendship around a secret writing project that breaks societal rules and puts them all at risk.

Mary J. Blige's "Living Proof" music video

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