MELODY MCARTHUR​

INDIE|POP|R&B|VOCALIST|SONGWRITER

Melody McArthur

Live off the Floor

Photo Credit: Sabastian Buzzalino

Artist Bio


MELODY MCARTHUR IS A MELODIC POP-R&B ARTIST HAILING FROM TREATY 8 TERRITORY IN NORTHERN ALBERTA, CANADA/TURTLE ISLAND CURRENTLY BASED IN EDMONTON, AB (TREATY 6 TERRITORY). MCARTHUR HAS 4 FULL LENGTH ALBUMS UNDER HER BELT INCLUDING HER MOST RECENT RELEASE KIZMET (2022). MCARTHUR’S SOUND IS COMPARABLE TO LIZZO COLLIDING WITH ARIANA GRANDE.


MELODY'S HAD OVER 10 SINGLES CHART THE NATIONAL INDIGENOUS MUSIC COUNTDOWN (IMC) & IN MAY 2021 SHE HIT THE #1 SPOT ON THE JUKASA RADIO TOP 40 ALONGSIDE THE LIKES OF JUSTIN BEIBER, 24KGOLDN, & BRITNEY SPEARS FOR HER SINGLE LEARN TO BREATHE OFF THE RISING WATERS ALBUM AND AGAIN IN SEPTEMBER 2021 HIT #1 ON THE IMC FOR HER SINGLE UNCEDED OFF THE KIZMET ALBUM. 


MCARTHUR IS THE RECENT RECIPIENT OF THE 2022 INTERNATIONAL INDIGENOUS HIP HOP AWARDS FOR R&B SINGLE OF THE YEAR FOR HER TRACK WILDLING FT. JAH'KOTA. SHE IS ALSO THE RECIPIENT OF THE 2022 INDIGENOUS SUPERSTARS AWARDS FOR BEST POP RECORDING AND THE JACQUIE BLACK RISING STAR AWARD.


MELODY  SET FORTH ON HER 1ST TOUR IN MARCH 2022 FOLLOWING THE RELEASE OF HER 4TH ALBUM KIZMET. THE WESTERN CANADIAN TOUR SOLDOUT MULTIPLE SHOWS HITTING EDMONTON, SASKATOON, RED DEER, GRANDE PRAIRIE, and SLAVE LAKE, A SHOW THAT SOLDOUT X3! CURRENTLY MELODY IS SET TO FEATURE ON MULTIPLE RELEASES INCLUDING - BUT NOT LIMITED TO - REDROCKERZ, VIOLENT GROUND, GERONIMO, JUQ, & LAWRENCE PAUL. SHE HAS ALSO MOST RECENLTY JOINED THE CAST OF BEAR GREASE, THE INDIGENIZED RE-TELLING OF THE RENOWNED MUSICAL GREASE SETTING OFF ON THE NOVEMBER RAIN TOUR IN THUNDER BAY ONTARIO, COLQUETH MINNESOTA, AND SASKATOON, SK. BEAR GREASE IS SCHEDULED TO HIT CALGARY, AB; EDMONTON, AB; TEMECULA, CALIFORNIA; WARM SPRINGS, OREGON; SEATTLE, WASHINGTON; AND SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO. MELODY HAS TAKEN ON MULTIPLE ROLES IN THE PLAY INCLUDING THE LEAD OF SANDY AND SUPPORTING ROLE OF FRENCHIE. CURRENTLY MELODY IS NOMINATED FOR 5 NATIVE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS, WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED NOV 19 2022 IN NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK, USA WHERE MELODY IS SET TO PRESENT.


READ MORE

HAPPENINGS (SNAPSHOT)

Photo Credit: Melody McArthur


BEAR GREASE DECEMBER CHRISTMAS TOUR

(MELODY PERFORMING AS FRENCHIE)

Fort McMurray, AB - Fort Mckay Private Event - Nov 27

Calgary, AB - Making Treaty 7 - The Grand Flanagan Theatre - Dec 1-4

Edmonton, AB - Westbury Theatre - Dec 8-11

Federal Way, Washington, USA - Dec 16

Temecula, Pechanga, USA - Dec 17

Warm Springs, Oregon, USA - Dec 20

Edmonton, AB - Dec 22 

BEAR GREASE NOVEMBER RAIN TOUR OCT 29 - NOV 8, 2022 (MELODY PERFORMING AS SANDY)

Wetaskiwin, AB - OCT 29/30 - BOTH SOLD OUT SHOWS

Thunder Bay, ON - Nov 3 - DFC 

Cloquet, Minnesota, USA - Nov 4 - Black Bear Casino

Thunder Bay, ON - Nov 5 - Lakehead University

Saskatoon, SK - Nov 7 - Peter Ballantyne Education Conference 

International Indigenous HipHop Awards Live Performance

August 27, 2022 Exchange Events Centre Winnipeg, MB

 KIZMET 'BERTA TOUR March 23 - 27, 2022

March 22 - Capitol Music Club - Saskatoon, SK (Open Mic Feature Guest Act with LJ Tyson)

March 23 - Cineplex Rec Room South Common, Edmonton, AB (Featuring Kayla Williams and DJ GOLDENCHILD)

March 24 - Red Deer College Black Box Theatre , Red Deer, AB (SOLD OUT) (Featuring Lena Daniels)

March 25 - Grande Prairie Regional College (Northwestern Polytechnic) Collins Recital Hall, Red Deer, AB (Featuring Mandee Rae)

March 26 - Dog Island Brewing, Slave Lake, AB (SOLD OUT x3!!!) (Featuring Lena Daniels)

TICKETS: linkt.ree/melodymcarthurmusic

-------------------------------------------------------

KIZMET ALBUM RELEASE WWDistribution


Friday MARCH 18, 2022 On All Major Digital Retailers 

Past Events

Skirts- A- Fire Festival Mar 2022

R&B Songwriter Challenge via Alberta Music Nov 2021

November 2020 - Northern Touch Music Festival Virtual Showcase  

December 2020 - RBCxMUSIC First Up Series Virtual Showcase 

August 2020 - Canadian Songwriter Challenge Presented by Bell Media and Alberta Music

VIEW ALL EVENTS

MELODY MCARTHUR

SYNC

LICENSING

FESTIVALS

AWARD SHOWS

MENTORSHIP/

WORKSHOPS

CAFE/INTIMATE

ACOUSTIC SET

Actor/Voice Actor

Don't see your event type listed but you're interested in booking? Please do not hesitate to contact​ 

MUSIC VIDEOS

Unceded - Melody McArthur

Written By: K. McArthur, CJ Monias

Performed By: Melody McArthur

Produced By: CJAY, Melody McArthur, Conor Wharton

Hit #1 on the National Indigenous Music Countdown Week Sept 18-25, 2021

Mon Amour Remix - Melody McArthur

Written By: K. McArthur, T. Lam

Performed By: Melody McArthur

Composer: T. Lam

Produced  (mixed/mastered) By: TEE

Music Video Directed/Produced By: Melody McArthur