About The Artist
Melissa Burnos explodes onto the rock scene with her epic music seducing audiences and critics alike. With her dynamic vocals ranging from brash and powerful to sultry and smooth, haunting melodies fused with driving guitars, rich textures and heavy grooves, Melissa conjures a riveting brand of hard rock.
Melissa is currently writing and recording her debut album with Michael "Elvis" Baskette (Alter Bridge, Chevelle, Tremonti), Eric Friedman (Creed, Tremonti) and Garrett Whitlock (Tremonti).
Melissa's passionate delivery of her poignant and provocative lyrics takes audiences on an intense emotional odyssey. With her unique vocal style, captivating beauty, dark sensuality and mesmerizing stage presence, Melissa Burnos leaves all who see and hear her spellbound. "A natural entertainer, her inherent rock sensibilities come alive on any stage as she loses herself in the music." -Rayme Samuels, The Miami Herald.
Melissa has performed for hundreds of thousands of fans globally. Singing on World Tours with Latin megastar, Ricardo Montaner, Ky-Mani Marley (Son of The Legendary Bob Marley) and dancing and singing with the NFL as a Miami Dolphins Cheerleader, Melissa has rocked sold-out arenas and stadiums internationally.
Melissa also performed on Australia/New Zealand’s Ragga Muffin Tour 2011 singing with Ky-Mani Marley among such prominent, world-renowned artists/bands as Mary J. Blige, Maxi Priest, Jimmy Cliff, and The Original Wailers.
Melissa has earned endorsement deals with Sennheiser and Westone In-ear Monitors and performed for both companies at Winter NAMM 2011.
Melissa has also worked with some great talent such as Maurice Gibb (The Bee Gees), Matt Knobel (Lenny Kravitz), Rashawn Ross (Dave Matthews Band).
Armed with a B.A. in English Literature, restless creativity and her own story to tell, Melissa turns her arsenal of dark poetry into heart-pounding, infectious rock anthems. She draws inspiration from an eclectic mix of bands and artists such as Led Zeppelin, Disturbed, Rob Zombie, Alice in Chains, and Heart.
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