Melissa Payne

Melissa Payne, hailing from Ennismore, Ontario, has made a lasting impact on the music scene, and her journey has only just begun. Originally rooted in old-time fiddle and traditional Celtic music, Melissa has now blossomed into a successful solo artist with three full-length albums under her belt.

Melissa’s live performances have garnered critical acclaim, and she has had the privilege of collaborating with some of Canada’s biggest names in music. Notable guest collaborators include Blue Rodeo’s Greg Keelor, James McKenty, Matt Mays, Natalie MacMaster, cellist Nathaniel Smith, and Jimmy Bowskill, showcasing her ability to work with renowned artists.

Her latest single, “So Real,” has been receiving positive reviews and is a testament to her honest and vulnerable approach to songwriting. Melissa’s dedication to her craft and her ability to connect with her audience through her heartfelt music is sure to win over both dedicated fans and first-time listeners.

With her unique blend of old-time influences, remarkable talent, and notable collaborations, Melissa Payne continues to leave her mark on the musical landscape, and her star is set to rise even higher.