Little seems to be known around Sub Saharan Africa about this Canadian songstress, Melanie Fiona who already has two Grammy awards to her name. Melanie Fiona has kept her fans and critics buzzing with her sultry voice intertwined with perfectly composed love lorn lyrics.
Born in Toronto to Guyanese parents, Melanie 29, released a debut album, ‘The Bridge’ in 2009 with hit records like ‘Monday Morning’ and ‘Fool For You’ (ft Cee-Lo Green, which rewarded her with two Grammys). Videos for both below
‘Monday Morning’ video
‘Fool For You’ video
She just released a sophomore album, ‘The MF life, cover below
It has an amazing single, ‘Wrong side of a love song’ and it is currently enjoying massive airplay worldwide. Other tracks on the album include, ‘This Time’ (ft J Cole), ‘4AM’, ‘Break Down These Walls’, ‘I Been That Girl’, ‘Running’ (ft Nas), ‘Change The Record’ (ft B.O.B), ‘Gone And Never Coming Back’, ‘Bones’, ‘Watch Me Work’, ‘Can’t Say I Never Loved You’, ‘L.O.V.E’ (duet with John Legend), and ‘6AM’ (ft T-Pain)
In a recent interview with Prime Time entertainment executive, Dayo Adeneye, she said she will love to come down to Nigeria to play an intimate gig to lovers of good music. ‘Just hook me up with the right promoters and I’ll be there in a flash!’ she enthusiastically gushed. Watch the video for “Wrong Side Of A Love Song’ below
Check out Melanie Fiona on twitter @MelanieFiona and on instagram at ‘MyMFLife’. We already love you here at FAB Melanie, and we can’t wait to see you soon in Lagos.