Melanie Martinez Biography, Age, Cry Baby, Album, Voice and News

Melanie Martinez Biography

Melanie Martinez is an American singer and songwriter. She auditioned for the American television vocal talent show The Voice and became a member of Team Adam. Within the fifth week, she was eliminated which subsequently led to her beginning independent work on original material.

Following the show, she released her debut single titled “Dollhouse”.  Signing to Atlantic Records, she released her debut EP, also named Dollhouse (2014). Martinez later released her debut studio album, Cry Baby (2015). She featured the critically acclaimed lead single “Pity Party”, along with other singles “Soap” and “Sippy Cup”.

During her junior year of high school in 2012, Martinez participated in the MSG Varsity Talent Show, a televised talent competition. She sang The Beatles’ rendition of “Money (That’s What I Want)” by Barrett Strong and “Shake Me, Wake Me (When It’s Over)” by The Four Tops. She was eliminated in the second round.

She later in 2012 auditioned for the third season of The Voice. She had not watched the show herself prior to the audition. The initial, untelevised audition was an open call, held at Javits Center. She recalls that while she and her mother were driving to the audition, her mother’s car broke down and the two were forced to “hitchhike” a taxicab i to get there. Several months after the initial audition, Martinez received word that she had advanced to the “second round”. She then received multiple callbacks until she was finally selected to audition on the show itself.

Melanie Martinez Age

She was born Melanie Adele Martinez on April 28, 1995. She is 23 years old as of 2018.

Melanie Martinez Family|Melanie Martinez Childhood

Melanie was born in Astoria, Queens, New York, USA. She was born to parents Murcy Martinez and Jose Martinez who are of Dominican and Puerto Rican descent. Her family moved to Baldwin, New York, on Long Island when Martinez was four.

She listened to Brandy, Britney Spears, Shakira, The Beatles, Tupac Shakur, Biggie Smalls and Christina Aguilera growing up, and wanted to be a singer from a young age. She is gifted with a great vocal range so she decided to pursue music during her early school days. Apart from singing, Martinez also loved photography and painting and often used it as a means to express her emotions in her childhood.

Melanie Martinez Boyfriend

Martinez’s ex-boyfriend is known as Michael Keenan Leary.He is a music producer. He has worked with acts such as Skizzy Mars, Phoebe Ryan, and G-Eazy. Although Melanie and Michael broke up, they are still friends and hang out together often.

Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Album

On June 1, 2015, Martinez released the single “Pity Party”.On July 10, 2015, Martinez released the album’s second single “Soap”.The official music video has over thirty million views on YouTube. “Sippy Cup” followed on July 31. Cry Baby album was released on August 14, 2015, to critical acclaim. The album debuted at number 6 on the Billboard 200.The music video of her song “Cry Baby” was released on March 14, 2016.

It was inspired by the 1988 film Alice.The karaoke-style music video for “Alphabet Boy”, which Martinez directed, was released on June 2, 2016. Martinez has released double feature videos for “Soap” and “Training Wheels” together, as well as “Tag, You’re It” and “Milk and Cookies.

Due to her emotional state as a child, she claims to have been referred to as a “cry baby” by others, which sparked the creation of the titular character of her debut album, Cry Baby.

Melanie Martinez Record Label

She is currently working with Atlantic Records.

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Melanie Martinez Tour| Melanie Martinez concerts

She has no upcoming concert and not on a tour.

Melanie Martinez All Songs

  • “Alphabet Boy”- 2015
  • “Bittersweet Tragedy”- 2014
  • “Cake”- 2015
  • “Carousel” – 2015
  • “Cry Baby”- 2015
  • “Dead to Me”- 2014
  • “Dollhouse” – 2015
  • “Gingerbread Man” – 2016
  • “Mad Hatter”- 2015
  • “Milk and Cookies”- 2015
  • “Mrs. Potato Head”- 2015
  • “Pacify Her”- 2015
  • “Piggyback”- 2017
  • “Pity Party”- 2015
  • “Play Date”-2015
  • “Sippy Cup”- 2015
  • “Soap” – 2015
  • “Tag, You’re It”- 2015
  • “Teddy Bear”- 2015
  • “Training Wheels”- 2015

Melanie Martinez Book

In 29th November 2016, Melanie originally produced a book, Cry Baby Colouring Book. the book takes you on her journey into becoming more comfortable in her skin.

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Melanie Martinez News

Melanie posted her first pictures to Instagram since rape allegations were made against her by Timothy Heller.

She posted two new photos on Instagram on 24th march . It is the first time the singer has posted on her social media channels since her former friend Timothy Heller made allegations of rape against her, which she has denied.

Melanie has kept quiet about it since the initial allegations were made in December 2017. She issued two denials against the claims, and said in one statement that Timothy, “never said no to what we chose to do together.” Melanie then followed that up with a song, ‘Piggyback’, in which Melanie alludes to “friends” that took advantage of her to gain their own fame.