Melanie Fiona

May
28
New Music: Big K.R.I.T. f/ Melanie Fiona – ‘If I Fall’

Big K.R.I.T. and Melanie Fiona

“Would you catch me if I fall?” asks Big K.R.I.T. on his introspective collaboration with Melanie Fiona off his Def Jam debut Live From the Underground, available on June 5. The Mississippi MC ponders who will be there for him as life takes it twists and turns, while the Canadian songbird adds a soulful hook over the piano-driven melody.

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May
23
Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, & Melanie Fiona Celebrate BET Nominations on ’106 & Park’

Big Sean

Following a press conference earlier in the day, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, Astro, Diggy, Melanie Fiona, and Mindless Behavior celebrated their BET Awards nominations on “106 & Park.” They shared their excitement, congratulated their fellow peers, and discussed what they’ll be wearing and who they’ll be bringing to the show on July 1.

“[My] family’s proud,” said Sean, who will release the follow-up to his debut Finally Famous in September. “I ain’t ever seen my mama so happy.”

Fresh off her nomination for Best Female R&B Artist, Melanie Fiona performed “4 AM” and Best New Artist nominee A$AP Rocky hit the stage with “Peso.”

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Apr
23
Video: Melanie Fiona – ‘Watch Me Work’

Melanie Fiona

Melanie Fiona explodes with girl power in the video for “Watch Me Work,” a cut off her sophomore album The MF Life. The Grammy-winning songstress shares her message of empowerment, interspersed with clips of famous women kicking ass and taking control of their situations. Ladies stand up.

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Apr
5
Melanie Fiona Performs ‘This Time’ on ‘LIVE! with Kelly’

Melanie Fiona

Melanie Fiona returned home to Canada for her appearance on “LIVE! with Kelly,” which was taped on Prince Edward Island. The R&B songbird, who hails from Toronto, performed her new single “This Time” off her sophomore album The MF Life.

Earlier this week, Melanie won the JUNO Award for R&B/Soul Recording of the Year for “Gone and Never Coming Back.” “I haven’t celebrated. I was on the plane,” she told Kelly.

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Mar
24
Melanie Fiona and J. Cole Perform on ‘The Tonight Show’

J. Cole and Melanie Fiona

Melanie Fiona capped off her release week by hitting up “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on Friday. The Grammy-winning singer joined her brother from the Roc, J. Cole, to perform “This Time,” the latest single off her sophomore album The MF Life, which is expected to sell 27-30,000 copies in its first week.

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Mar
21
Melanie Fiona Goes Acoustic for Rolling Stone

Melanie Fiona

Melanie Fiona unplugged and let her voice power her acoustic performance for Rolling Stone. Backed by a guitarist, she performed her new cuts “This Time,” “Wrong Side of a Love Song,” “Change the Record,” and “4 AM” off her sophomore album The MF Life, which was released this week.

The R&B songbird also spoke about her Grammy-winning collaboration with Cee Lo Green “Fool for You,” dream duets with Adele and Alicia Keys, and longtime friendship with Drake.

“We just celebrate each other all the time,” said Melanie of her fellow Canadian. “It’s a really great feeling and we’re really proud of each other.”

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Mar
19
Melanie Fiona Bikes Through Brooklyn, Bumps Into Spike Lee

Melanie Fiona and Spike Lee

Melanie Fiona takes Jay-Z’s Life + Times on a ride through her Brooklyn neighborhood, exploring the local hotspots. While catching a bite to eat at an Ethiopian restaurant, the West Indian singer spoke about working with Cee Lo Green on their Grammy-winning collaboration “Fool for You,” why she decided to move back to the BK from Manhattan, and her sophomore album The MF Life, which drops tomorrow.

“I experienced a lot of change in my personal and professional life,” said Melanie. “This three years has given me the opportunity to travel the world and really find myself as an artist and really figure out what I want to say on the next album. What I’ve learned is about the ups and downs of life. Life can be magnificent, fantastic. Then on the other side, it can be a motherfucker.”

Spend the day with Melanie and watch her run-in with her Fort Greene neighbor Spike Lee.

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