Canadian Contemporary Pop/R&B/Hip Hop singer, songwriter and dancer Mélissa Vales is a triple threat who has been writing music since she was 17. Inspired by pop queens, rap icons and film scoring, she created a unique sound. To date, she sang the Canadian national anthem for the Toronto Raptors alongside Pop group rIVerse, she has also been interviewed by FACES Magazine, performed live on Rogers TV and Radio-Canada and has been featured on many Spotify playlists such as New Music Friday and New Music Friday Canada. Furthermore, she had the honour of graduating from Berklee College of Music alongside honorary graduates Missy Elliot and Justin Timberlake. Her Music Business degree is helping her manage her own career and remain an independent artist. Mélissa Vales' objective is to create a new musical and live experience using modern technology to awaken all five senses.
Mélissa is no stranger to the stage given that she started her dance journey at age 9. She has been performing her music in many nightclubs and events in her city (Ottawa) but has yet unleashed her true potential. She has the ability to create an unforgettable experience and fully engages with the audience by blending artistry, entertainment and fearlessness. All in all, her ultimate goal is to bring back excitement to the music industry.