Melisa Le Rue is a British- Filipino songstress with an eclectic, refreshing and raw sound. Culturally inspired by her multi national family, she fuses everything from jazz, world, folk, indie, pop, electronica and soul, to create uplifting music with a global appeal.
This London born, West Midlands raised, Dubai based singer- songwriter, launched her debut EP in New York at the legendary Joe’s Pub through Micheck Entertainment, in July 2014. Her first debut single on the EP ‘Unite’ features Grammy award winning group The Soweto Gospel Choir and was recorded in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Performing both as a solo artist, and with acts such as Yarah Bravo and the Latin Dub Sound System, Le Rue’s impressive list of appearances and performances include FOX TV, Formula 1 Grand Prix, TimeOut Nightlife Awards, Lovebox (UK), Notting Hill Arts Club (UK), Waterford festival (Ireland), Glastonbury festival (UK) and Joe’s Pub New York. Le Rue has also been featured in publications such as Timeout Dubai, Emirates Woman, Infusion magazine and What’s On.
In addition to music Melisa Le Rue, an LSE Sociology graduate, is a passionate advocate for positive change, particularly in the areas of; non violence, conservation, green energy, holistic health, race, gender, and education.