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BIOGRAPHY

Melissa B. is a force to be reckoned with in the global music scene. This Afro-Rican singer, songwriter, and Billboard-charting artist, born in South Carolina and raised around the world, has captivated audiences with her powerful vocals and innovative sound.

Her musical journey began in 2015 with a bang. Her debut EP, "Exclusively," made a splash, even being submitted for GRAMMY consideration, announcing Melissa B. as a rising star to watch.
 
The release of her single, "Dancing in the Rain," cemented her status. The song soared to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Single Sales chart, right behind industry titans Demi Lovato and Lana Del Rey.

This wasn't just a hit; it was a statement.
Melissa B.'s talent extends beyond the music. She has leveraged her international influence as a Brand Ambassador for the SNOW APP in South Korea. Her live performances are legendary, captivating audiences with their sultry and mesmerizing energy. Independent music took notice too, with a recent nomination for "Best Female Artist of the Year" at the Josie Music Awards.

But Melissa B.'s impact goes beyond the stage. A passionate activist, she founded "Girl Geek Dinners NYC," a non-profit empowering young women to explore the exciting world of computer science and technology.

Musically, Melissa B. is constantly evolving. Collaborating with her engineer and music partner Mike Ashby, she continues to refine her sound, a unique blend that critics are calling "magical."

With her undeniable talent, unwavering dedication, and genuine desire to make a positive difference, Melissa B. is poised for even greater success. This "pint-sized beauty with the big voice" is definitely one to watch.

In addition to her previous achievements, Melissa B.'s song "Physical" hit number 13 on Billboard's R&B Song Sales Charts, which was produced by B. Howard outselling Doja Cat, The Weeknd and Alicia Keys

Melissa B.'s influence is multifaceted. Her innovative approach to music production and her dedication to social causes distinguish her in the entertainment industry.

As she continues to break barriers and set new standards, her journey is a testament to the power of resilience, talent, and authenticity.

Awards & Charts

2015 HMMA (Hollywood Music in Media Awards)

 Pop - Won[20]

2015 Global Music Awards: Pop & Emerging Artist - Won[21]

2015 Independent Music Award for Best Song - Children's Music -Nominated[22]

2017  HMMA (Hollywood Music in Media Awards)

Dance -Nominated

2017 #1 on the billboard charts for "Hot Singles Sales"

for the song "Dancing in the Rain"

2020 Melissa B. hits 6 iTune Charts

 

2020 Melissa B. hits #5 on iTunes France

R&B Charts - Back & Forth

2022 #13 on billboard charts for "R&B Song Sales Charts"

for the song "Physical"

2023 World Entertainment Awards 

Best R&B Vocal Performance -Nominated 

2024 Melissa B. hits #1 & #21 on iTunes Taiwan 

Dance Charts - Be Free

42 iTune Charts Worldwide

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