Melanie Fiona

Born Jul 4, 1983

Melanie Fiona Hallim is a Canadian R&B recording artist. She was born and raised in Toronto. Fiona's debut album The Bridge was released in 2009, having collaborated with Future Cut, Vada Nobles, Stereotypes, J. Phoenix and Peter Wade Keusch. The debut single "Give It to Me Right" was sent to radio stations on February 28, 2009, and peaked at number 20 on the Canadian Hot 100 chart and number 41 on the UK Singles Chart.… Read More

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1983 Birth Melanie Fiona Hallim was born on July 4, 1983, in Toronto, Canada. … Read More


2002 19 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, Hallim was part of a girl group called X-Quisite alongside Nicole Holness and Nirvana Savoury. Signed to Warner Music (Canada), the group released their self-titled debut studio album X-Quisite in 2003. … Read More


2005 22 Years Old She was also in a group called The Renaissance with rapper Drake. Early in her career, she would perform at nightclubs in Toronto. In 2005, Hallim traveled to Los Angeles, in search of a recording contract. … Read More
2007 24 Years Old Entrepreneur Steve Rifkind discovered and signed Hallim to SRC Records and Universal Motown through Title 9 Productions in 2007. … Read More
Hallim's debut solo album The Bridge was released in 2009, having collaborated with Future Cut, Vada Nobles, Stereotypes, J. Phoenix and Peter Wade Keusch.
2010 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Hallim participated in "We Are the World 25 for Haiti" to benefit after the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
2011 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, Hallim began recording her second studio album. … Read More
2012 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, Hallim won two Grammy Awards for Best Traditional R&B Performance and Best R&B Song for the song "Fool for You" with CeeLo Green.


2013 30 Years Old A newly independent artist, Fiona is currently working on her third album Awake. She released single "Cold Piece" in 2013.
2015 32 Years Old On May 12, 2015, she premiered a new song and lyric video "Bite the Bullet", set to appear on her new album (2016). "I feel like sometimes people know my songs but haven’t gotten the opportunity to know me" Hallim told the VIBE. "I want to make people feel good and I want people to feel that they are not alone, that this album and me as an artist represent a voice for people to feel like 'Yeah, that is the life we’re living and we’re living it together so let’s do our part to move forward positively, and do some really great things while we are alive here" she added. … Read More
2016 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Her album Awake is set for 2016 release.
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