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Meiko

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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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Stations Featuring
Meiko

    Female Focus

    Female Focus
    5 songs

    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
    1 song

Albums by
Meiko

Top Songs by
Meiko

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Maybe Next Year (X-Mas Song)
  3.   Leave The Lights On
  4.   Bad Things
  5.   Boys with Girlfriends
  6.   Stuck On You
  7.   Be Mine
  8.   Reasons To Love You
  9.   We All Fall Down
  10.   The Very Thought of You
  11.   Let It Go
  12.   I'm In Love
  13.   Pretty Easy
  14.   Hold On
  15.   You're Mine (The Chase)
  16.   Sweeter
  17.   Lose It
  18.   Leave The Lights On by Morgan Page
  19.   Real Real Sweet
  20.   Lie To Me
  21.   Walk By
  22.   Good Looking Loser
  23.   For the Road
  24.   I Wonder
  25.   How Lucky We Are
  26.   I Do
  27.   You Gotta Fuckin Tip
  28.   Perfect Fit
  29.   Oh My Soul
  30.   Wonderful Christmastime
  31.   Dear You
  32.   Sittin' Here
  33.   If He Doesn't Love You
  34.   Deep Sweat
  35.   The Cloud Song
  36.   Hawaii
  37.   Under My Bed
  38.   Sleep
  39.   Piano Song
  40.   Heard It All Before
  41.   When The Doors Close
  42.   I'm Not Sorry
  43.   Our Love is Here To Stay
  44.   Raincoat Song
  45.   I Can't Tell
  46.   Big City
  47.   Thinking Too Much
  48.   Wake Up
  49.   Weather for the Better
  50.   Hiding
  51.   Said And Done
  52.   Little Baby
  53.   Go to Hell
  54.   Abracadabra
  55.   Intro To Stuck On You
  56.   Intro To I'm In Love
  57.   Intro To When The Doors Close
  58.   Intro To Thinking Too Much
  59.   Intro To Leave The Lights On
  60.   Intro To Lie To Me
  61.   Intro To I'm Not Sorry
  62.   Intro To Let It Go
  63.   Intro To Real Real Sweet
  64.   Intro To Good Looking Loser
  65.   Intro To I Wonder

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