Blurring the lines between alternative and electronica, New York native Melanie Martinez has acquired a sound all her own. With 90’s pop-punk angst and new age artistic visions she’s taken the millennial scene by storm. After landing a Top 10 placement on the Billboard 200 with her debut album Cry Baby it’s clear Melanie Martinez knows what she is doing.
Though she now rocks a pouty, rebellious aesthetic she started her career as an edgy, teenage breakout star on The Voice. While still in high school, Martinez performed a crowd pleasing acoustic rendition of Britney Spear’s Toxic that displayed her immense vocal talent. She didn’t win the TV competition but that clearly didn’t stop the now 21 year old music genius.
Her album Cry Baby displays her amazing writing skills, her vocal talent and unique vision. Hit tracks like Pacify Her– a classic tale of jealous lovers were an instant hit with listeners. Contrasting with angsty dance hits like Pity Party with a theme of rebellion and attitude that everyone relate to.
With a successful debut and a sound that resonates with the masses, Melanie Martinez has shown that she belongs on top. Fans and critics alike are excited to see what’s next from the eager artist. Check out her music now, you won’t be disappointed!