Dublin, County Dublin
'Melina Malone is one of Irish music’s best kept secrets' - GoldenPlec, Ti Ein Afto Premiere, June 2020
‘The vocals are pitch-perfect, fluctuating between mellow & impassioned at a moment’s notice.’ - Nialler9, Now or Never premiere 2019
‘The debut offering from Melina Malone, the slow-burning beat of ‘Now Or Never’ works as the perfect backdrop to Malone’s instantly captivating vocal performance. A very promising start.’ - TLMT, 2019
Dublin born R&B artist Melina Malone is an exciting offering to the Irish music scene. Following her successful debut release ‘Now Or Never’ in October 2019, Melina has gone on to support a host of International & Irish acts such as OSHUN (US), Geejay (UK), Iyamah (UK), Jafaris, Shookrah, Celaviedmai and more. Her powerful vocal performances often leave audiences captivated, and Melina can be seen regularly sharing the stage with other artists in the R&B and hip hop scene over the years. Her collaboration with Dublin rap duo Mango x Mathman in 2018 on their remix ' 'Heartbreaks and Promises', is a huge crowd hit, and continues to garner new supporters for the young singer.
Melina's newest collaboration, a cover of 'Dreams' by the Cranberries along with 38 other female acts for Irish Women in Harmony in June 2020 managed to reach No. 15 in the official charts, and No.1 in the official homegrown chart and was the first ever female No.1 in this category. Melina has big plans for the future and is eager to represent herself as a strong female Irish act. With more releases planned for 2020, she is definitely one to watch in the burgeoning R&B scene in Ireland.