Melanie Fiona Previews New "The MF Life" Album in NYC (Exclusive Coverage)

On the eve of her latest offering, the <i>Universal Motown/SRC</i> recording artist Melanie Fiona previewed <i>The MF Life</i>.

Most people call Friday their favorite day of the week for two reasons: it’s either payday or the start of another weekend. But if you’re a music lover like me, then Tuesdays are usually the days that get most, if not all of your attention since that’s when an artist releases a new album. So it’s only right that Canadian songbird

Melanie Fiona

has my complete and undivided attention today. It’s been roughly three years since the singer/songwriter dropped a new full-length and I couldn’t be happier to see her back on the scene.

The Guyanese artist has been everywhere as of late, creating a buzz for her oft-delayed sophomore album

The MF Life

, which finally hit shelves today. In fact, on the eve of her latest offering, the

Universal Motown/SRC

recording artist hosted an intimate album release party at New York’s West Village hotspot The Darby, along with

LOUD Records

CEO Steve Rifkind and

Roc Nation



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head honcho, Mr. Shawn Corey Knowles-Carter.

Melanie, who appeared to be in great spirits, treated an industry crowd to a five-song medley of high-energy performances and some impressive vocals to match of some of her latest songs including the J. Cole-assisted

This Time, Running, Change The Record

featuring B.o.B,

Wrong Side of A Love Song

and her current single,

4 AM


Check the video clips below. Props to Killer BoomBox TV:



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