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Meiko's songs find common ground between indie pop and coffeehouse folk, with her distinctive alto vocals sharing the spotlight alongside acoustic guitars, pianos, and unique arrangements. A longtime songwriter, Meiko was raised in the small town of Roberta, Georgia, where she discovered her love for public performance after singing at a Southern Baptist church. She then took up the guitar, playing her father's Gibson before receiving her own instrument as a birthday present. At the age of 18, Meiko left home for greener pastures, eventually resettling in Los Angeles and scheduling recurring performances at the Hotel Café, a popular haven for L.A.-based singer/songwriters. Meiko's self-titled album appeared in September 2007. Eventually every track on the album would find song placement in such high-profile TV shows as Grey's Anatomy. She soon found herself receiving a considerable amount of attention on the digital folk music charts. Boosted by her Internet popularity, Meiko signed a contract with MySpace Records/DGC in June 2008, and a re-release of her endearing debut album followed in September. Amid a campaign of Internet videos and promotion, the follow-up album The Bright Side arrived in May of 2012. In 2014, Meiko unveiled a moodier, bass-heavy sound with her third full-length album, the Jimmy Messer-produced Dear You on Fantasy Records. The Fantasy-issued Lovers & Fighters EP from early 2015 was followed in October of that year by a self-released EP, Live Songs from the Hotel Cafe, which featured live renditions of several fan favorites as well as a new song called "Perfect Fit." Finding further success without a label, Meiko issued her fourth LP, Moving Day, in the summer of 2016, reaching number nine on Billboard's Heatseekers chart while also cracking the Top 200. ~ Andrew Leahey
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    Female Focus

    Female Focus
    5 songs

    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
    1 song

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Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Maybe Next Year (X-Mas Song)
  3.   Leave The Lights On
  4.   Bad Things
  5.   Stuck On You
  6.   Boys with Girlfriends
  7.   Be Mine
  8.   Sweeter
  9.   Reasons To Love You
  10.   Weather for the Better
  11.   Wonderful Christmastime
  12.   If He Doesn't Love You
  13.   Deep Sweat
  14.   Wake Up
  15.   Let It Go
  16.   I'm In Love
  17.   Hawaii
  18.   Under My Bed
  19.   Walk By
  20.   Piano Song
  21.   When The Doors Close
  22.   The Very Thought of You
  23.   Hiding
  24.   Abracadabra
  25.   Oh My Soul
  26.   The Cloud Song
  27.   Lose It
  28.   Our Love is Here To Stay
  29.   I Wonder
  30.   Good Looking Loser
  31.   Sleep
  32.   How Lucky We Are
  33.   Lie To Me
  34.   Heard It All Before
  35.   Real Real Sweet
  36.   Raincoat Song
  37.   Go to Hell
  38.   Said And Done
  39.   Sittin' Here
  40.   Dear You
  41.   Thinking Too Much
  42.   You're Mine (The Chase)
  43.   Leave The Lights On by Morgan Page
  44.   I'm Not Sorry

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